Family Tree of Simon Finkelstein and Hannah Breger

The majority of this information was gathered by Anne Kandel. Additional information has been contributed by Diana Birchall, Abby Davis, Ernie Davis, Joey Davis, David Finkelstein, Ezra Finkelstein, Ellie Finn, Alice Gartell, Robin Halpren-Ruder, Felicia Leeman, Eli Merriam, Abby Ruder, and Michal Ruder.

There are certainly many omissions here, and probably a number of errors. Please send additions and corrections to

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Simon Finkelstein (1861-1947) = Hannah Breger (1859-1922) / Esther
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    |--> Reuben Finkelstein (1882-1972) = Mayme Manishevitz (1888-1959)
    |       |
    |       |--> Leonard Field (1911-1972) = Beatrice Field (1909-1981)
    |       |
    |       |--> Dorothy Finkelstein (1914-1989) = George Cohen (-1972)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Rhoda Cohen = Asher Haymovits
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Orin Cohen/Haymovits
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Susan Cohen
    |       |
    |       |--> Bert Field (c. 1916)  = Madeline Alexandre
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Jennifer Field
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Brian Field
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Eric Field
    |       |
    |       |--> Natalie Finkelstein (1919-2003) = Walter Bronster
    |               |
    |               |--> Jeffrey Bronster  = Susan
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Samantha Bronster 
    |               |
    |               |--> Stephen Bronster (-2014) = Barbara
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Michele Bronster
    |               |
    |               |--> David Bronster (1950-)
    |
    |--> Jonathan Finn (1885-1971) = Sadie Borgenicht (1896-1962)
    |       |
    |       |--> Herbert Finn (1919-1979) = Ruth Geiger (1920-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Elizabeth Finn (1947-) = Edward Turner (1943-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Jesse Turner (1980-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Sarah Turner (1982-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Alice Finn (1951-) = Charles Gartell (1945-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Jennifer Gartell (1976-) = Benjamin Liebhaber
    |       |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |       |--> Clair Liebhaber (2011-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Kira Gartell (1980-) = Erik Wennstrom 
    |       |       |    
    |       |       |--> William Finn (1953-) = Lynda Elyad
    |       |
    |       |--> David Finn (1922-) = Laura Ziesler (1927-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Kathy Finn (1950-) = Zachary Bloomgarden
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Rachel Bloomgarden (1972-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Keith Bloomgarden (1974-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Matthew Bloomgarden (1978-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Dena Finn (1953-) = Arnold Merriam (1949-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Elisha Merriam (1974-) = SooHyun Lee (1974-)
    |       |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |       |--> Louis Merriam (2008-)
    |       |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |       |--> Kai Merriam (2013-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Jesse Merriam (1978-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Amy Finn (1955-) = Ralph Binder (1955-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Ethan Binder (1980-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Adam Binder (1982-)
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Rebecca Binder (1984-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Peter Finn (1956-) = Sarah Duncan (1958-)
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Emily Finn = Michael Cyprys
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Noah Finn (1980-)
    |       |   
    |       |--> Helen Finn (1926-1990) = William Ruder (1921-2011)
    |               |
    |               |--> Robin Ruder (1949-) = Dan Halpren (1947-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Sarah Halpren-Ruder (1980-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Aron Halpren-Ruder (1983-)
    |               |
    |               |--> Abby Ruder (1952) = Ellen Tichenor (1946) 
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Dylan Tichenor (1968)  
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Aaron Tichenor (1969) = Kirsti Wolf (1967) 
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Eliza Ruder (1986) 
    |               |
    |               |--> Brian Ruder (1955-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Adam Ruder (1981) = Amy Landauer (1982)
    |               |       |       |
    |               |       |       |--> Maia Ruder (2012)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> David Ruder (1983-)
    |               |
    |               |--> Michal Ruder (1957-) = Amy Hook (1954-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Jerusha Rodgers (1982) = David Sinsley (1981-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Susannah Hook-Rodgers (1985-) 
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Mira Ruder-Hook (1996-) 
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Jesse Ruder-Hook (1996-) 
    |               |
    |               |--> Eric Ruder (1959-) = Debbie Bradley (1958)
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Joshua Daniel (1993)
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Ethan Justin (1996)
    |
    |--> Fanny Finkelstein (1888-1957) = Samuel Weidman
    |       |
    |       |--> Hannah B. Weidman = Amos Miller
    |               |
    |               |--> Seth Miller = Ellen Hirschman
    |               |      |
    |               |      |--> Jonathan Miller (1988)
    |               |      |
    |               |      |--> Rachel Miller (1990)
    |               |
    |               |--> Frederick Miller = Mindy Woolf
    |               |      |
    |               |      |--> Jeremy Miller (2003)
    |               |      |  
    |               |      |--> Jared Miller (2008)
    |               |
    |               |--> Felicia Miller = Benjamin Leeman
    |                      |
    |                      |--> Jessica Leeman (1993)
    |                      |
    |                      |--> Rebecca Leeman (1995)
    |                      |
    |                      |--> Joshua Leeman (2001)
    |
    |--> Esther Finkelstein (1890-1977) = Morris Adelson (1887-1952)
    |       |
    |       |--> Judah Adelson (1922-1999)
    |       |
    |       |--> Howard Adelson (1926-2003)
    |               |
    |               |--> Mark Adelson
    |               |
    |               |--> Sarah Adelson = Curtis Kloepfer
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Jonathan Kloepfer
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Joshua Kloepfer
    |
    |--> Eva Finkelstein (1892-?)
    |
    |--> Louis Finkelstein (1895-1991) = Carmel Bentwich (1898-1998)
    |       |
    |       |--> Hadassah Finkelstein (1923-) = Philip Davis (1923-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Abigail Davis (1949-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Frank Davis (1950-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Ernest Davis (1956-) = Bianca Iano (1956-)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Joseph Davis (1960-) = Susan Grunes
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Leon Davis (1993-)
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Miranda Davis (1995-)
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Ruth Davis (2001-)
    |       |
    |       |--> Ezra Finkelstein (1927-) = Elaine Samuels (1929-2003)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Harvey Finkelstein (1955-) = Miriam Marciano
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Rachel Finkelstein = Dan Herbatschek
    |       |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |       |--> Talya Herbatschek
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Adam Finkelstein
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Eytan Finkelstein
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Joshua Finkelstein (1960-) = Elana Gershen
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Sarah Finkelstein
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Eli Finkelstein
    |       |       |       |
    |       |       |       |--> Rebecca Finkelstein
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Adina Finkelstein = Marc Legman
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Arik Legman
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Elias Legman
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Gabriel Legman
    |       |
    |       |--> Emunah Finkelstein (1932-) = Jacob Katzenstein 
    |               |
    |               |--> Naomi Katzenstein = Haggai Reinman
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Gilad Reinman
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Itamar Reinman
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Shiri Reinman
    |               |
    |               |--> Michael Katzenstein = Hadas Haim  
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Lior Katzenstein
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Aviv Katzenstein
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Doron Katzenstein
    |               |
    |               |--> Saul Katzenstein = Faydra Shapiro   
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Yoel Katzenstein
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Elisheva Katzenstein
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Ariel Katzenstein
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Eliav Katzenstein
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Avigail Katzenstein
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Tiferet Katzenstein
    |
    |--> Ruth Finkelstein (1896-1998) = William Greenberg (1896-)
    |       |
    |       |--> Hugh Greenberg (1926-)
    |       |
    |       |--> Hazel Greenberg (1930-1998) = Elliot Austern
    |               |
    |               |--> Steve Austern (1952-)
    |               |
    |               |--> Susan Austern (1956-) = Michael Korngold (1955-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Jonathan Korngold (1984-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Shari Korngold (1986-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Brian Korngold (1990-)
    |               |
    |               |--> Faye Austern (1959-) = Steven Krawitz (1958-)
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Jason Krawitz (1986-) = Jennifer Sturm 
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Talia Krawitz (1989-) = Eric Zimmerman
    |               |
    |               |--> Wendy Austern (1971-) = Uri Ottensoser (1970-)
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Elyssa Ottensosser (1995-)
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Haley Ottensosser (1998-)
    |                       |
    |                       |--> Elliot Ottensosser (2001-)
    |
    |--> Maurice Finkelstein (1898-1957) = Naomi Kopelman (1897-1956)
    |       |
    |       |--> Helen (Bunny) Finkelstein (1924-2011) = Paul Reeve (1922-1961)
    |       |       |
    |       |       |--> Diana Reeve = Peter Birchall
    |       |               |
    |       |               |--> Paul Birchall
    |       |
    |       |--> James Finkelstein (1930-1989) = Miriam Ginsburg (1929-2000)
    |               |
    |               |--> Anne Finkelstein (1958-) = Jim Acevedo
    |               |       |
    |               |       |--> Joanna Acevedo
    |               |
    |               |--> David Finkelstein (1956-) = Tom Castamore 
    |
    |--> Herman Finkelstein (1900-1977) = Theresa Katz (1901-1995)
            |
            |--> Anne Finkelstein (1931-) = Steve Kandel (1927-)
            |       |
            |       |--> Jessica Kandel (1959-) = Alexander Dill (1954-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> James Dill (1999-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> Anthea Dill (2004-)
            |       |
            |       |--> Antony Kandel (1961-) = Annie Weitzman (1969-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> Abby Kandel (1998-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> Matthew Kandel (1999-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> Allison Kandel (2001-)
            |       |
            |       |--> Elizabeth Kandel (1963-) = Michael Englander (1957-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> Joshua Englander (1994-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> Nick Englander (1997-)
            |       |       |
            |       |       |--> Max Englander (2000-)
            |       |   
            |       |--> Joanna Kandel (1969-) = David Novick
            |               |
            |               |--> Zachary Kandel Novick (1998-)
            |               |
            |               |--> Brandon Kandel Novick (2001-)
            |               |
            |               |--> Rachel Kandel Novick (2005-)
            |          
            |--> Michael Finkelstein (1933-) = Elinor Fuchs (1932-)
                    |
                    |--> Claire Finkelstein  (1964-) = Leo Katz (1960-)
                    |       |
                    |       |--> Theresa Katz (2001-)
                    |       | 
                    |       |--> Amanda Katz (2005-) 
                    |
                    |--> Katherine Finkelstein (1966) = Kenneth Levinson
                    |       
                    |--> Matthew Dalton = Julia




Number of descendants (not including spouses) in this tree by generation:
1st generation (children): 9 (one died young)
2nd generation: 19.
3rd generation: 49 (probably complete or nearly).
4th generation: 86 (almost certainly incomplete).
5th generation: 5 (almost certainly substantially incomplete).
Total: 168 (almost certainly incomplete).

The dates in these charts are not entirely reliable; if a specific date is important, it should be verified independently.