LANDA Meir (Myer Jack)

LANDA Meir (Myer Jack)

Male 1874 - 1947  (73 years)

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  • Name LANDA Meir (Myer Jack)  
    Born 10 Mar 1874  36, Bridge Street, Leeds, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Birth Registered 24 Mar 1874  Registered by Mother, later corrected to father, C. Landa. Mother made mark, father signed. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881 04 Apr 1881  36 Bridge St., Leeds, age 7. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Employment 1899 Feb 1899  Daily Gazette Office, Birmingham, as given on his mother's death registry. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1904 Between 1904 and 1905  55 Chancery Lane, London. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1904 Oct 1904  Journalist Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Inherited 1945 Aug 1945  From Herman Landa of Johannesburg, 118, but signed it over to Miss Millie Gould of Muizenburg, Cape Town, South Africa. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death registered 1947  June quarter, Pancras, 5d 317 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 30 May 1947  London, Middx. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 02 Jun 1947  Willesden Cemetery, Section SX, row 5, grave 27 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 06 Jun 1947  Obituary appeared in the Jewish... inc. photo Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 25 Sep 1947  Will proved, London. 3082-12s-3d to Ruth Landa, spinster. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1872  Leeds Database
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2012 

    Father LANDA Betsalel Shlomo (Charles Solomon),   b. 15 May 1835, Wistiten, Suwalski, Russian Poland, now Vishtinetz, Lithuania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1910, 30 Camp Rd., Leeds, Yorks., England. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother BLOWMAN Rachael,   b. Between 18 Nov and 17 Dec 1838, Dec 1838 on gravestone Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Feb 1899, 26 Erskine Street, Liverpool, England (home of Hyman and Fanny Neurick) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 Aug 1873  Great Synagogue, Belgrave St., Leeds, England. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Authorisation o Abraham Eliezer, Virgin Rachel daughter of Judah Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Wed. 27 Av Bezalel Solomon s 
    Ceremony Performed by S. Alexander. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Contact B-J Lister webmaster@british-jewry.org.uk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witnesses J. Solomon and W. Wolfson Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F859  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GORDON Hannah Gittel (Annie Gertrude),   b. 18 Aug 1881, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1941, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Authorisation 06 Oct 1904  Tues. 2 Heshvan 5665, Meir son of Bezalel (brother Isaac who will attend) and Virgin Hannah Gittel daughter of Abraham Eliahh (who is alive) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married 11 Oct 1904  Great Synagogue, Central London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hour 2.45 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Witnesses 11 Oct 1904  Abraham Rosenfeld and George R. Sims Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. LANDA Ruth,   b. 22 Sep 1905, 55, Chancery Lane, Holborn, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1989, London, Middx. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Family ID F866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Myer Jack (MJ) LANDA.
    Myer Jack (MJ) LANDA.
    Known variously to his family as Jack or Mick. Myer was born in Leeds, the eldest child from Charles LANDA's second marriage. He worked as a journalist, moving to London and marrying Annie Gertrude GORDON, also a writer. They had one daughter Ruth, who never married but continued in the family tradition of journalism. MJ also wrote plays, some with his wife, including "The Shylock Myth".

  • Sources 
    1. [S10404] Marriage Certificate of Charles LANDER and Rachel BLUEMAN.

    2. [S10364] Marriage Authorisation of Charles LANDER and Rachel BLUEMAN.

    3. [S10371] Marriage Authorisation of Myer LANDA and Annie Gertrude GORDON.