Notes for BESSIE COLEMAN LERNER:

Daughter of Max and Celia (Geier) Coleman/Kalman.
Born: June 25, 1906 in Pistyn, Austria (Poland).
Died: April 1, 1974 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
Last name also spelled as Colman.
Description: December 11, 1939 - 5'0", 153lbs, dark brown hair, brown eyes.
Immigration: October 21, 1917 Port Huron, Michigan on Brand Trunk RR.
Naturalization and Declaration of Intention: December 11, 1939.
Census:
January 13, 1920 - 1962 Naomi, Precinct 82, Supervisor's District 8, Enumeration District 421, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
April 9-10, 1930 - 668 East 53rd Street, Block 459, Supervisor's District 17, Enumeration District 19-319, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
April 16, 1940 - 3042 11th Aveneue, Enumeration District 60-340, Councilmanic District 5, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
Residence: Montreal, Quebec, Canada before coming to U.S.
December 11, 1939 - 11th Ave, Los Angeles, California.
Married: Maurice "Moe" Lerner January 3, 1925 in Odessa, Russia.

Sister of Yetta Coleman, who married Maurice's brother, Louis.


1920 Census


1930 Census


1940 Census


Declaration of Intention


Death Certificate Index


Coleman Sisters 1938