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Re: SAMUEL FEINBERG

C T Feinberg (View posts)
Posted: 1 Aug 2005 2:24PM GMT
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Samuel Maurice Feinberg (1895-1973)is my husband's grandfather. He was the son of George Feinberg (d. 1937 IL?) & Anne Shulman (d. IL?). He was born in Skirstemon, a small village in Lithuania, located across the Niemen River from Poland and about 3 or 4 miles from the German border toward the Baltic.

The family moved to Berlin (1898-1990) while Samuel's older brother, Alec, was being treated for TB. He died in 1900. They returned to Lithuania after his death.

Samuel had 3 younger sisters, (Mary, Bess & Marjorie- their English names) and a brother who died in infancy. Samuel's father's mother, a widow, who had survived 3 husbands lived in Poland. Samuel's mother's mother lived in Jurburg, Lithuania.

Herman had several brothers. There was Gavriel who lived in Jurburg & had a lumber business. Moshe exported firewood & building logs. A third brother, Mate, had a business quarrying sandstone & granite. Herman dealt in grain & fruit crops. George had an older cousin named Harry (Feinberg?).

Life in Lithuania was hard in the 1900's. Herman decided to go to America & seek a better life for himself & his family. Once he was settled the family was to follow. While Herman was gone the family lived with Anne's blind mother in Jurburg.

The tickets for America arrived Aug 1907. The family traveled by wagon & train to Bremen. They sailed 2 days on the Baltic & North Sea to Grimsby, England. After a weeks visit with relatives they traveled to Liverpool where their 10 day voyage to New York began. They entered America by way of Ellis Island. After clearance they boarded a train where they were eventually reunited with Herman in Watertown, WI

Samuel attended the U. of WI Madison, WI 1913-1917. Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 1917-1919. Internship US Marine Hosp 1920-21. Cook CO Hosp.
Married Cecile Stern March 19, 1922
2 sons & 2 daughters. (1 son & both daughters still living 8/2005)

AUTHOR :Feinberg, Samuel Maurice, 1895- BRIEF :antihistamines, their clinical TITLE :The {antihistamines, their clinical application : by Samuel M. Feinberg, Saul Malkiel and Alan : R. Feinberg. PUBLISH:Chicago, Year Book Publishers 1950 :291 p. illus. 19 cm. NOTE :Bibliography: p. 232-275. SUBJECT:Histamine Antagonists CALL# :QV 157 F299a 1950 OCLC#:#01291424; LC#:#50-9390; DATE:1950; Held at:WUM0 Update:31-OCT-1991 12:27 PM MARC#68266 CN:599586

AUTHOR :Feinberg, Samuel Maurice, 1895- BRIEF :Asthma, hay fever and related TITLE :Asthma, hay fever and related disorders : a guide : for patients / by Samuel M. Feinberg. PUBLISH:Philadelphia : Lea & Febiger, 1933. :x, [11]-124 p. : illus. SUBJECT:Asthma :Hay Fever :Hypersensitivity CALL# :WD 300 F299a 1933 OCLC#:#05218958; LC#:#33-2116; DATE:1933; Held at:WUM0 Update:12-MAY-1997 3:43 PM MARC#165528 CN:692031

Dr. Samuel M. Feinberg, 1895-1973
American Association for the Study of Allergy President, 1943
Received MD from Rush Medical College in Chicago, 1919
Faculty member at the Northwestern University Medical School, becoming an Emeritus Professor of Medicine in 1965
President of the International Association of Allergology from 1955-1958
Received Distinguished Service Award of the AAA in 1966
Director of allergy research at Evanston Hospital until 1973
Directed the Allergy Research Laboratory at Northwestern until 1965.

Died 1973 in England on a family vacation.

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