Rose <I>Katz</I> Michtom


Rose Katz Michtom

Death 29 Aug 1937 (aged 69–70)
Burial Springfield Gardens, Queens County, New York, USA
Plot Block: 76 Row: 001L Grave: 3 Section: Plot: Michtom Society Name: KOVNER BEN. & LITERARY CIRCLE
Memorial ID 158200248 View Source
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Morris Michtom was a Russian-born businessman and inventor who, with his wife Rose, invented the teddy bear in 1902. They founded the Ideal Novelty and Toy Company which, after Michtom's death, became the largest doll-making company in the United States.

Name Mrs. Rose Michtom
Event Type Death
Event Date 27 Aug 1937
Event Place Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States
Address 180 Winthrop Ave.
Residence Place Brooklyn
Gender Female
Age 70
Marital Status Married
Race White
Occupation Housewife
Birth Date 1867
Birthplace Russia
Burial Date 29 Aug 1937
Cemetery Montefiore Cemetery
Father's Name Sabbatai Joseph Katz
Father's Birthplace Russia
Mother's Name Numa Kablan
Mother's Birthplace Russia
Spouse's Name Morris Michtom

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  • Created by: BKGeni
  • Added: 15 Feb 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 158200248
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rose Katz Michtom (1867–29 Aug 1937), Find a Grave Memorial ID 158200248, citing Montefiore Cemetery, Springfield Gardens, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by BKGeni (contributor 46895980) .