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Irma Mendes

Irma Mendes

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  • Name Irma Mendes 
    Born 1880 
    Gender Female 
    Biography Irma (de Sola Mendes) Steinhardt (1880)
    10 Apr 1907
    Daughter of Frederick de Sola Mendes and Isabella Frances (Cohen) de Sola Mendes
    Sister of Alma (de Sola Mendes) Levine, Arthur Mendes, Vera Mendes, Nina Mendes and Jesse Mendes
    [children unknown]
    Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
    Profile last modified 20 Oct 2016 | Created 5 Jul 2016
    This page has been accessed 162 times.
    Irma was born in 1880. She was the daughter of Frederick Mendes and Isabella Cohen. [1][2][3][4]
    Irma de Solas Mendes graduated from Normal College in June 1900, receiving the Joseph J. Kittel prize for proficiency in psychology. Her father Rabbi Frederick de Sola Mendes gave a scripture reading at the commencement.[5]
    The engagement of Samuel Charles Steinhardt and Irma de Sola Mendes was announced in October 1905.[6] They married April 10, 1907, in Manhattan, New York, USA.[3] They lived in New Rochelle, New Jersey, in 1940.[7]
    In 1929 Mrs. Steinhardt was administrative director of the Home Making Center, an exhibit at Grand Central Palace combining a demonstration apartment with exhibits of equipment and supplies.[8]
    1 ↑ "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 20 January 2015), Irma Desola Mendes in household of F Desola Mendes, Borough of Manhattan, Election District 29 New York City Ward 19, New York County, New York, United States; citing sheet 5B, family 116, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,241,103.
    2 ↑ New York State Census, 1905, database with images, FamilySearch ( : 26 November 2014), Irma De Sola Mendes in household of Frederick De Sola Mendes, Manhattan, A.D. 19, E.D. 26, New York, New York; citing p. 9, line 14, county offices, New York.; FHL microfilm 1,433,094.
    3 ↑ 3.0 3.1 "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940," database, FamilySearch ( : 20 March 2015), Louis Charles Steinhardt and Irma De Lola Mendes, 10 Apr 1907; citing Marriage, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, New York City Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,452,117.
    4 ↑ "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 29 October 2015), Irene Steinhardt in household of Frederick Mendess, Manhattan Ward 22, New York, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 1298, sheet 12A, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,375,058.
    5 ↑ "Normal College Degrees." New York Tribune (New York, New York), Friday, June 22, 1900.
    6 ↑ "Engagement Announced." The New York Times, Friday, October 13, 1905, page 9.
    7 ↑ "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 17 May 2014), Irma Steinhardt in household of Samuel Steinhardt, Ward 3, New Rochelle, New Rochelle City, Westchester, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 60-228, sheet 12B, family 205, NARA digital publication T627 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), roll 2810.
    8 ↑ "Glorifying the American Home, State Federation of Women's Clubs Opens Center Where Domestic Problems May Be Settled With Aid of Experts." The Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Brooklyn, New York), Tuesday, March 19, 1929, page 26.

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    Father Rabbi Frederick de Sola Mendes,   b. 8 Jul 1850, Montego Bay, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1927, New Rochelle, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Isabel Francis Mendes 
    Family ID F14021  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Samuel Charles Steinhardt 
    Married 10 Apr 1907  New York, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14022  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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