Family Friday: Bella Rubinstein Wolf

Bella Wolf was born on February 1, 1914. Her records list her official birth date as February 1, but Bella celebrated her birthday on January 1.  Her Uncle Harry Tillem insisted January 1 was the correct date and her mother was ill at the time and confused. Bella was given the Yiddish name Chaya Bayla. Her parents were Israel Jacob (Yiddish name: Yankel) Rubinstein and Rose (YIddish name: Ruchel Leah) Tillem Rubinstein (See Rubinstein Family History and Harold’s Family). Continue reading