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 Harry Bernstein

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Harry Bernstein

  • Birth 7 Nov 1881 Russia
  • Death 30 Aug 1979 De Leon, Comanche County, Texas, USA
  • Burial De Leon, Comanche County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 26578279

Harry was born in Russia. Harry was the son of Abraham Bernstein and Brauna "Rebecca" Bendersky.

Harry and his family came to the United States around 1892. Harry was 11. Along with Harry, his parents brought his 7 brothers and 1 sister.

They moved to Pennsylvania where the kids went to work. Harry worked in the manufacturing business in Ohio as a young man.

In 1907, he moved to Fort Worth, Texas where he owned several businesses. He later moved to Mineral Wells, Texas where he owned Harry's Pawn Shop.

Harry married another immigrant from England, Edith Dorothy Capstick.

Harry and Dorothy had three children. They first had twin boys. One child, died at birth and was unnamed. The other twin was Harry, Jr. Their youngest child was Phillip.

Harry, Jr married Mary Lee Devault
Phillip married Vivian Jean Lampman

Harry and Dorothy married and divorced twice. Harry married for the third and final time to Dorothy Lee Loftis and at age 72 had one child, Charles Abraham.

Charles married Cheryl Jean Wolbrueck

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  • Created by: Jen Peel
  • Added: 3 May 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26578279
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Bernstein (7 Nov 1881–30 Aug 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26578279, citing DeLeon Cemetery, De Leon, Comanche County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Jen Peel (contributor 46948382) .