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Immigrating to the United States in 1905, Joseph settled initially in New Orleans. He moved to Houston in 1908. He was a member of the American Institute of Architects.
He was also a member of Congregation Beth Israel, the Independent Order of B'nai Brith, the Houston Turn-Verein, the Westwood Country Club, Chamber of Commerce, and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. - Obituary
Found him on the 1910 New Orleans Ward 1, Orleans, Louisiana census (dist 8 img 18) as Jos Finger
age 21, single, living at home, butcher, market.
Found him on the 1920 Houston Ward 3, Harris, Texas census (dist 58 img 4) age 32, architect, house. Came to the U.S. in 1903, naturalized in 1916. Speaks Hebrew. Father, mother born Austria.
Found him on the 1930 Houston, Harris, Texas census (dist 86 img 72) age 43, architect, building. Came to the U.S. in 1903. Also in his household is Isabella Levy
age 58, mother-in-law.