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Mary Fels

Mary Fels, German foundation administrator.

Background

  • Fels, Mary was born on March 10, 1863 in Sembach. Germany. Daughter of Elias and Fannie (Rothschild) Fels.

  • Education

    • Graduate Keokuk (Iowa) High School, student St. Mary’s Academy, Notre Dame, Indiana, University of Pennsylvania.

    Career

    • Organizer The Joseph Fels Foundation (Inc.), for the enlightenment of Jews and Gentiles as to Israel’s history and mission, the nonpolitical resettlement and reorganization of Palestine, the advancement of social justice and the promotion of the right relationship of man to the soil and to God and His law. Editor, The Public, New York, 1917-1919. Author: Joseph Fels, His Life Work, 1916.

      Toward the Light, 1927. Home: 2 W. 86th St., New York City Deceased.

    Works

    • Editor, The Public, New York, 1917-1919. Author: Joseph Fels, His Life Work, 1916. Toward the Light, 1927.

    Connections

    • Married Joseph Fels, November 16, 1881 (died February 22, 1914).
    • father: Elias Fels
    • mother: Fannie (Rothschild) Fels
    • spouse: Joseph Fels
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    Born March 10, 1863
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