Meyer Posvar in the 1940 Census

Age 62, born abt 1878
Birthplace Russia
Gender Male
Race White
Home in 1940
2086 Vyse Avenue
New York,
Bronx, New York
Household Members   Age
Head Meyer Posvar 62
Wife Esther Posvar 60
Son Irving Posvar 30
Son Benjamin Posvar 22
Daughter Nettie Brafman 26
Son-in-law Jerme Brafman 28
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