Tilly Brotman Ressler

Tilly Brotman was born in February, 1884 in Galicia and came with her mother and brother Chaim to the US in 1891 on the Obdam,  She married Aaron Ressler on November 1, 1905 in New York City, He was born on 25 Aug 1879 in Austria. He died on 27 Sep 1926 in Bronx NY. Tilly died on February 23, 1956.  Tilly and Aaron owned a grocery store in Brooklyn.

Tillie Brotman

Tillie Brotman

Tilly Ressler and the Goldschlagers

Tilly Ressler and the Goldschlagers

Tillie and Aaron 1910Tillie and Aaron 1910

Ressler sons 1910

Ressler sons 1910

Tillie and Aaron's marriage certificate

Tillie and Aaron’s marriage certificate

Tilly with nephew Maurice 1944

Tilly with nephew Maurice 1944

Tilly Ressler 1944

Tilly Ressler 1944

Aaron Ressler and Tilly Brotman had the following children:

LEO  RESSLER was born on 23 Apr 1906 in New York.  He died on 24 Oct 1998 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. He married (1) MILDRED R RESSLER. She was born in 1909 in Connecticut.  Leo and Mildred had two sons, Sanford (Sandy), and Peter.  They both live in Connecticut.

Mildred and Sandy Ressler 1940

Mildred and Sandy Ressler 1940

JOSEPH RESSLER was born on 08 Aug 1907 in Manhattan, New York, USA. He died in Jan 1994 in Bronx NY. He married (1) BERTHA COHEN. She was born on 05 Aug 1915 in Bronx NY. She died on 05 Oct 1991 in New Jersey, USA.  Joe and Bertha had one child, Linda.  She lives in Florida.

  1. Leo Ressler

Joe Ressler

Leo Ressler

Leo Ressler

Joe Ressler and Elaine Goldschlager

Joe Ressler and Elaine Goldschlager

One of the Ressler boys

One of the Ressler boys

HARRY RESSLER was born in 1909 in New York. He died on 16 Feb 1970.  He has no descendants.

Tillie has six great-grandchildren, Jonathan, Todd, Darren, Evan, Allyson and Jill, and several great-great-grandchildren.

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