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Esther Wecker Brandwein

Death 18 Sep 1941 (aged 72)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Norridge, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 103789914 · View Source
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Esther [Wecker] Brandwein was the daughter of Abraham Jacob Wecker and Ida [Deutcher] Wecker. She was born June 1869 in Austria and immigrated with her family to the United States in 1886. Esther's siblings were Isaac, Michael, Annie, W. Harry, Sadie and Fannie Wecker.

Esther Wecker married Samuel Brandwein in Chicago on January 28, 1890. The bride was nineteen years of age and the groom was twenty-four. Samuel was born January 1865 in Russia. At the time of their marriage, Samuel was selling dry goods and later owned his own department store in Chicago.

Esther and Samuel had five children, Solomon, Harry J., Isadore, Hulda and Herman Brandwein.

Esther passed away September 18, 1941 and Samuel followed her in death on April 10, 1950. They are both laid to rest in the Westlawn Cemetery in Norwood, Cook County, Illinois.




  • Created by: Diane C. Inman Stearns
  • Added: 19 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103789914
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Esther Wecker Brandwein (Jun 1869–18 Sep 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103789914, citing Westlawn Cemetery, Norridge, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Diane C. Inman Stearns (contributor 47039581) .