[Much of this information
remains to be confirmed]
An unknown paternal Neuss had at least five sons: Avram, Jacob, Mendel,
Oscar, and Moses (1852). When the original family name (which contained
the German umlaut character) was transcribed in America, it became
either NEUSS or NEISS depending on the particular branch.
- Mendel NEISS and his first wife Feiga had at least ten
children including Avrom, Chayim, Farvel, Meyer, Shmina, Ruchel (1864),
Samuel (1870), and Brucha (1874). With his second wife, Yente Freund,
he had several other children including Ciel, Dassa, David, Ellsha,
Jacob, Lea, and Charles M. (1884).
- A daughter of Mendel with unknown name married Moshe
NEISS, son of Oscar, and had at least three children: Eugina, Rusia,
- Another daughter of Mendel with unknown name married a
man with last name LAX.
- Chayim NEISS had at least two children, Gelin and Mendel.
- Farvel NEISS married Rachel and had at least four
David, Frances, Max, and Minna.
- Shmina "Simon" NEISS and his wife Devorah had at least
- Ruchel NEISS first married Schaye Frommer, son of
had three children: Malka, Minnie, and Abraham Jacob (1894).
- Abraham Jacob NEISS lived with his wife Marion in
New Jersey, where he died in 1971.
- Samuel NEISS married Sadie and had at least three
including Benjamin N. (1909) born in New York.
- Benjamin NEISS married Ruth and died in 1989 in
- Brucha NEISS married Solomon FEUCHTBAUM, son
of Moses Chaim and
Sara Cypre nee KRUG,
and had eight children: Benjamin (1899), Bertha
(1904), Fannie (1905), Anna (1907), Maurice (1909), Freda (1911), Helen
(1913), and another daughter. She died in 1956.
- Ciel NEISS married a man with last name BAUER.
- Dassa NEISS married Aaron MEYER and had at least three
children: Albert, Elsa, and Toby.
- David NEISS married Rose ROSINSKY and died in 1915.
- Ellsha NEISS married Ben JOACHIM and had at least four
children: Charles, Ciel, Sam, and Marie (1896).
- Jacob NEISS married Sadie WEITZMAN and had at least four
children: Daniel, Esther, Frances, and Mathias.
- Lea NEISS married a man with last name FEIGELS and had at
one son, Abrams (1914) from Latvia.
- Charles M. NEISS, originally from Blazowa, Galicia, first
married Mabel GREEN in Kerhonksen, New York. His second marriage was to
- Oscar NEISS had at least seven children: David, Moshe, Sam,
Chaim (1875), Max (1882), Bronya (1883), and Jacob (1888).
- David NEISS had at leas three daughters: Ann, Bertha, and
- Moshe NEISS married a daughter of Mendel NEISS and had at
three children: Eugina, Rusia, and Yankek.
- Eugina NEISS married a man with last name Feld.
- Rusia married
- Sam NEISS married Rose and had at least four children:
Doris, Earl, and Sylvia.
- Chaim "Hyman" married Lea "Lena" Frank,
daughter of Markus, and had at least three children: Breine (1904),
Feige (1907), and Jacob (1910).
- Breine NEISS, also known as Bertha, married Max Harwyn.
- Feige NEISS was also known as Fannie.
- Jacob NEISS, born in New Jersey, married Dorothy
- Max NEISS married Bertha and had at least six children
New Jersey including David (1907) and Margaret (1911).
- David NEISS married Sarah STEMPLER.
- Margaret NEISS married Ben and died in Los Angeles,
- Bronya NEISS, from Przemysl, married Samuel David NEUSS,
Moses and Mary nee WANG, and had at least three children born in New
Jersey: Helen (1905), Jacob David (1907), and Milton S. (1910).
- Helen NEUSS married Max Slatnick and died in West Palm
Florida, in 1999.
- Jacob NEUSS married Freda FEUCHTBAUM,
daughter of Solomon and
Brucha nee NEISS, and died in Westfield, New Jersey, in 1981.
- Milton NEUSS married Beatrice and died in Orange
California, in 1988.
- Jacob NEISS married Yetta SANDBERG and had at least three
children born in New Jersey including Dorothy (1913).
- Dorothy NEISS married Jack ZITRON.
- Moses NEUSS married Mary WANG and had at least nine
children: Abe, Hancha, Samuel David (1882), Hyman H. (1883), Charles
(1885), Harry (1888), Jacob (1891), Joseph W. (1895), and Rose (1898).
- Abe NEUSS married Fannie NEISS.
- Hancha NEUSS was also known as Anna.
- Samuel NEUSS married Bronya NEISS, daughter of Oscar, and
descendants are listed above.
- Hyman NEUSS married Tessie and had at least two children
in New Jersey including Jerome W. (1907).
- Jerome NEUSS married Edythe.
- Charles NEUSS married Mollie SUSKIND.
- Harry NEUSS married Margaret BRESKY from Connecticut.
- Jacob NEUSS first married Saide and then Eva GROSSMAN. He
in West Orange, California, in 1980.
- Joseph NEUSS married Fay NEISS and died in Reseda,
- Rose NEUSS married William KAPLAN.