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Jeanne Nancy Weisgal, American writer. Political advisory Democratic Committee, Baltimore, 1952-1966; volunteer Israel Defense Forces, Jerusalem, 1973-1974.

Background

Weisgal, Jeanne Nancy was born on October 24, 1925 in Baltimore. Daughter of Hirsh and Freddy (Mesirow) de LaViez.

Education

Student, University Minnesota, 1946—1947. Student, Natanya, Jerusalem, 1970. Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1948.

Career

Teacher Baltimore Public Schools, 1948-1949. Teacher drama Chizuk Amuno Synagogue, Baltimore, 1950-1951. Executive secretary Maryland branch American Civil Liberties Union, 1954-1963.

Owner That Handbag Place, 1967-1969, Gypsy Ladies Boutique, Jerusalem, 1975-1980. Columnist Jerusalem Post, 1982-1984. Private practice writing Jerusalem-Baltimore, since 1984.

President Board Governors Condominium, since 2005. Consultant theater Professional Frats. United Jewish Appeal, Baltimore, 1953-1967.

Consultant Goliath Bar-Restaurant, Jerusalem, 1975.

Membership

Political advisory Democratic Committee, Baltimore, 1952-1966. Volunteer Israel Defense Forces, Jerusalem, 1973-1974.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: antique quilts.

Connections

Married Fred Weisgal, June 15, 1948. Children: Margit B., Lawrence D., Samuel J., Aran K., Rebecca E.

father:
Hirsh Weisgal

mother:
Freddy (Mesirow) Weisgal

spouse:
Fred Weisgal

children:
Aran K. Weisgal

Margit B. Weisgal

Lawrence D. Weisgal

Samuel J. Weisgal

Rebecca E. Weisgal