According to family lore, David Nahmias was a half-brother to
Joseph Cassorla— through their mother.
David was from the first husband (a Nahmias) and Joe was from the second husband (a Cassorla).
Tidbit contributed September 2002ce by Bonita (Nahmias) Messman, from recollections by her cousin Goldy (Nahmias) Miller.
- *David Nahmias -m. Buena Hazen
David emigrated to the US ca. 1905.
Buena Hazen was a sister to Tillie Hazen's father were siblings.
David Nahmias settled in Indianapolis and brought up his family there.
David and Buena were very active in the temple.
Albert, Morris & Michael were brought up in Indianapolis,
but Morris and Michael left to earn their fortunes in New York, in the garment industry.
Children of David and Buena Nahmias:
- Albert Nahmias -m. Matilda "Tillie" Hazen
Tillie was the daughter of Buena Hazen's brother.
By that relationship, Albert and Tillie were cousins.
[ In addition, Tillie was her mother-in-law's niece! ]
Children of Albert and Tillie Nahmias:
Rachel & Goldie were brought up in Indianapolis
- Isadore Nahmias -m. Goldie [??]
Isadore Nahmias died in a tragic car crash when he was 25 (1952).
Isadore at that time was the youngest CPA in the state of Indiana.
Their son, Howard, was 2 weeks old at the time.
Howard's mother, Goldie, later re-married—to [??] Scher.
- Howard Sher
Dr. Sher is a renowned oncologist at Sloan-Kettering.
- Goldie Nahmias -m. Sheldon Miller
- Mona Miller -m. Robert Segal
- Howard Miller -m. Yash [??]
- Micah Miller
- Isaiah Miller
- [??] Miller
- Icadie Miller
- Robin Miller -m. Douglas Klein
- Jeremiah Klein
- Jacob Klein
- Ariel Klein
- Sadie Klein
- [R]Jacqueline Miller -m. Jim Giel
- Rachel Nahmias -m. Morris Warshal
- Hymie Nahmias
Died at around 19 years old from kidney disease.
- Morris Nahmias -m. Liza Saffan
Liza Saffan's family emigrated from Salonika around 1905, the same year that David Nahmias emigrated.
Morris and Liza settled in Queens, New York.
Children of Morris and Liza Nahmias: David, Bonnie, Steven
- David Nahmias
- Bonnie Nahmias -m. Martin Chapman
- Lisa Chapman -m. Bob Ivanicki
[Colts Neck, NJ]
- Alexandra Ivanicki
- Rachael Ivanicki
- Susan Chapman
- Jeffrey Chapman -m. Julie Lund
- Spencer Chapman
- Ethan Chapman
- [PhD]Steven Nahmias -m. (1) Susan Lynn Esses
- [ Steven ] -m. (2) Vivian Sau Kwan Loh
Professor Nahmias is at Santa Clara University, California.
His text "Production and Operations Analysis" is a standard.
Production and Operations Analysis, by Steven Nahmias
- Michael Nahmias-m. Edith Eisenberg
- Bonita Nahmias -m. Leonard Messman
- Kenneth Messman
- Kevin Messman
- Edward Nahmias -m. Deena Alterescu
- Allison Nahmias
- Andrew Nahmias
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