ESTHER ACKERMAN WAS MY GRANDMOTHER
She married Joseph Friedman in the late 1890's(both from Bessarabia) and settled in New York. She was sister to Dr.Leon Ackerman, Harry Ackerman, Frieda Helfand, and Annie Strom. Esther & Joseph had 7 sons. Ben, Nathan, Edward, Ruby, Hymie, Samuel and David.