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Ben Ralph Schneider
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Birth: May 7, 1900, Poland
Death: Oct. 18, 1979
Clayton
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

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At the time of Ben's birth, his birthplace of Lutsk was in Russia which is now Ukraine. In past centuries the town has also been part of Poland depending on the political factions.

Naomi (his Mother) along with children Anne, Ben, Sam, and Ada came to the United States through Ellis Island in roughly 1905.

Brothers Ben, Sam, and Paul Schneider operated the successful Schneider Brothers Millinery Hat Company for over 70 years in St. Louis, MO.

On April 4, 1954, United Hebrew Temple, St. Louis, MO, hosted a testimonial dinner in honor of Rabbi Samuel Thurman's 40th Anniversary as a Rabbi. In attendance were Ben Schneider the then President of the Congregation along with Keynote Speaker the Honorable Harry S. Truman. Truman and Thurman were old friends. As part of the Congregation's thanks for former President Truman's appearance, Ben presented Mrs. Truman with several hats from the Schneider Brothers Millinery Hat Company. Attached is a photo of that special occasion. Ben is on the far left in the newspaper photo.

Buried: United Hebrew Cemetery, 7855 Canton Ave (at North and South Rd.), St. Louis, MO 63130, 314-727-9524

Grandparents:
Abraham Poticha
Miriam Poticha

Children:
Beverly Schneider Milius
Morton Schneider
Joyce Schneider Novin Greenberg

 
 
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 Parents:
  David Poticha Schneider (1870 - 1953)
  Naomi Nechama Wohl Schneider (1873 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Doris Birenbaum Schneider (1906 - 1990)*
 
 Children:
  Beverly Milius*
  Morton Schneider (1934 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anne Gertrude Schneider Cohen (1891 - 1960)*
  Ada Dorothy Schneider Sakowsky (1898 - 1990)*
  Ben Ralph Schneider (1900 - 1979)
  Sam M Schneider (1902 - 2000)*
  Paul Schneider (1907 - 2006)*
  Marion Schneider Fleischman (1909 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
United Hebrew Cemetery
University City
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Steven Weinreich
Record added: Jan 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32645289
Ben Ralph Schneider
Added by: Steven Weinreich
 
Ben Ralph Schneider
Added by: Steven Weinreich
 
Ben Ralph Schneider
Added by: Steven Weinreich
 
 
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 Added: Apr. 14, 2010

- Long Ago and Yesterday
 Added: Apr. 14, 2010
 
 
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