Simon E. (Sam) Tunik1,2

M, #1745, b. 10 July 1897, d. 11 September 1959
Last Edited=5 Nov 2013
Sam Tunik (seated) with Sam Rubin (brothers-in-law). 1912.
     Simon E. (Sam) Tunik, son of Eli (Esia, El'ly, Elka) Tunik and Bertha (Breina) Bernstein, was born on 10 July 1897 at Tomsk, Siberia, Russia, H.2,1 Simon E. (Sam) Tunik was the son of Eli (Esia, El'ly, Elka) Tunik and Bertha (Breina) Bernstein.1

From the San Francisco Immigration Records, FHC #1430977:

Immigration of Sam Tunik; place of birth Minsk, Russia; place last lived, Harbin, China. His nearest relative in Harbin was Mrs. E. Tunik, his mother, living at 15 Shealhare St., Harbin. The record states that he was previously in Seattle from 1915 through April 1918. He paid his passage himself and had as a destination Seattle, Washington, his brother L. Tunik at 932 26th Avenue. He had dark complexion, brown hair, and dark eyes and arrived on the S. S. "Taits____." Misc. Records 095.

Simon E. (Sam) Tunik married Pearl Hanken.3

In 1930, Simon E. (Sam) Tunik appeared on the United States Census, at San Francisco, San Francisco County, California.4

On 3 April 1940, Simon E. (Sam) Tunik appeared on the United States Census, at 1486 Dolores St., San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, Sam was running his dry cleaning business.5

Simon E. (Sam) Tunik was the owner of a dry cleaners business, Chevron Cleaners. at San Francisco, San Francisco County, California.3

Simon E. (Sam) Tunik died on 11 September 1959 at San Francisco County, California, at age 62.1

Citations

  1. [S7] Death Certificate, #97296 photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  2. [S265] "Children of David Tunik - Tunik Genealogy", 17 Mar 2007, David Kuba (43 East 6th St. 5B, New York, NY 10021), to this researcher (e-mail address); a printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona. Hereinafter cited as "Tunik Research by David Kuba."
  3. [S59] San Francisco City Directory (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as City Directory - San Francisco, CAQ.
  4. [S120] 1930 United States Census, population schedule, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, p. 65, household 118.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S480] 1940 United States Census, population schedule, San Francisco, Sam Francisco County, California, Enumeration District 38-314, Supervisor's District 5, Sheet 2A, house 1486, line 2.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.