Emma Waelder

#2581, b. 27 September 1878, d. 9 March 1970
Last Edited=5 Nov 2009
Emma Wälder Oppenheimer, 1941
     Emma Waelder was born on 27 September 1878 at Rothweil a N., Germany. She married Otto Oppenheimer, son of Louis Oppenheimer and Berta Bär, on 6 May 1901 at Rothweil a N., Germany. As of 6 May 1901,her married name was Oppenheimer. Emma Waelder died on 9 March 1970 at New York, New York, at age 91.1

Children of Emma Waelder and Otto Oppenheimer


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Citations

  1. [S1166] Geni.com Family Tree, online http://www.geni.com, Emma Oppenheimer (Waelder) profile, "About" section, as edited by Renate McVittie noting "Emma Waelder died March 9, 1970 in New York City. Personal communication with grandson Harry (Heinz) Ettlinger, Oct.18, 2003.". Hereinafter cited as Geni.com Family Tree.

Martha Löwenstein1,2

#2582, b. 14 May 1909, d. 17 February 1971
Last Edited=25 May 2009
Martha Günzberger née Löwenstein
     Martha Löwenstein was born on 14 May 1909 at Weingarten, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany.3 She was the daughter of Moritz Löwenstein and Hilda Fuchs. Martha Löwenstein married Arthur Erich Guenzberger. Her married name was Guenzberger. Martha Löwenstein lived in 1961 at 2 Eclipse Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut.4 She died on 17 February 1971 at Norwalk, Connecticut, at age 61.1,2

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Citations

  1. [S157] Werner Frank, Frank4.FTW [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on about 2000, Date of Import: Feb 16, 1999.
  2. [S156] Werner Frank, Werner Frank Gedcom File [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on circa 2000, Date of Import: 16 Feb 1999.
  3. [S1089] Martha Guenzburger, Wiedergutmachungsakte,GLA 480/EK, Passport, issued 17 May 1939 in Karlsruhe, Personenbeschreibung on page 3; Generallandesarchiv Karlsruhe, Nördliche Hildapromenade 2, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany.
  4. [S1068] Max Benjamin, Wiedergutmachungsakte,GLA 480/EK 19312, Erbschein [Certificate of Inheriatance] relating to the estate of Ludwig Maier, issued on 24 June 1963 at Karlsuhe; Generallandesarchiv Karlsruhe, Nördliche Hildapromenade 2, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany.

George Israel Groll1

#2583, d. 8 July 1997
Last Edited=1 Jan 2018
     George Israel Groll married Irene Nanette Kayem, daughter of Adolf Kayem and Liesl Mayer. George Israel Groll died on 8 July 1997 at South Africa.1

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Citations

  1. [S1054] Irene Groll, "Family Tree," e-mail message from e-mail address (Cape Town, South Africa) to Alex Calzareth, 19 September 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Family Tree."

Max Baer1

#2584, b. 1 March 1873, d. 21 August 1941
Last Edited=22 Aug 2010
Relationship
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Alexander Cody Calzareth
Charts
Descendant Chart for the Baer Family of Untergrombach
Max Baer
     Max Baer was born on 1 March 1873 at Untergrombach, Baden, Germany.1 He was the son of Leopold Bär and Theresia Maier.1 Max Baer was also known as Max Bär. He married Edith Bennett on 7 October 1911.2,1 Max Baer was a proprietor of a clothing store in 1930.2
     Max Baer was listed as the head of household on the 1930 census in 1930 117 Colomo Street, Placerville, California. Also living in the house was his wife, Edith Bennett, his daughter, Helen Baer and Maxine Baer.2 Max Baer died on 21 August 1941 at Placerville Sanatorium, Placerville, California, at age 68.1 He was buried on 24 August 1941 at Union Cemetery, Placerville, California.1

Children of Max Baer and Edith Bennett


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Citations

  1. [S1274] Max Baer is Summoned, 28 August 1941, pp. 1 and 8, The Mountain Democrat, Placerville, California, viewed on NewspaperArchive.com. Hereinafter cited as The Mountain Democrat.
  2. [S466] Max Baer household, 1930 Census for the Household of Max Baer, El Dorado, California, population schedule, 3 April 1930, Enumeration District (ED) 9-10, sheet 2B, National Archives micropublication ED 9-10, Sheet 2B, viewed on Ancestry.com.

Margarete Maier1,2

#2587, b. 6 January 1917, d. 28 January 2010
Last Edited=14 Feb 2010
Gretl Maier Berney
     Margarete Maier lived at 2016 Cambridge A, Deerfield Beach, Florida, USA. She was born on 6 January 1917 at Germany.2 She was born on 6 January 1917 at Gernsbach, Rastatt, Baden, Germany. She was born on 6 January 1917 at Gernsbach, Rastatt, Baden, Germany. She was the daughter of Adolf Maier and Sophia Löwenstein. Margarete Maier was also known as Gretel Maier. She married Theodore Berney, son of Nathan Berney and Frieda Maier, on 22 August 1942 at New York, New York.3,4 Margarete Maier witnessed the Petition of Naturalization of Sophia Löwenstein on 2 May 1945 at District Court of the Untied States, New York, New York.4 Margarete Maier witnessed the Petition of Naturalization of Adolf Maier on 2 May 1945 at District Court of the Untied States, New York, New York.5 Margarete Maier and Theodore Berney lived on 2 May 1945 at 652 W 160th Street, New York, New York. As of before 2 May 1945,her married name was Berney. Margarete Maier died on 28 January 2010 at Boca Raton, Florida, at age 93.6,7

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Citations

  1. [S157] Werner Frank, Frank4.FTW [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on about 2000, Date of Import: Feb 16, 1999.
  2. [S156] Werner Frank, Werner Frank Gedcom File [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on circa 2000, Date of Import: 16 Feb 1999.
  3. [S359] Der Aufbau, New York, Theo Berney and Gretl Berney née Maier, Marriage Announcement, 04 September 1942. Hereinafter cited as Aufbau.
  4. [S563] Sofie Maier, C-6580855, Petition for Naturalization, Nr. 516199; U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  5. [S564] Adolf Maier, C-6580854, Certificate of Naturalization, Nr. 6580854; U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  6. [S743] America's Obituaries and Death Notices, online http://infoweb.newsbank.com, Margaret Berney death notice, The Palm Beach Post, 30 January 2010, p. 4B. Hereinafter cited as Newsbank Obit Database.
  7. [S222] Social Security Death Index, (www.rootsweb.com: Rootsweb), Margaret M. Berney entry, SSN: 109-14-6890. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Theodore Berney

#2588, b. 6 September 1907, d. 18 April 1976
Last Edited=25 Oct 2008
     Theodore Berney was born on 6 September 1907 at Obergimpern, Baden, Germany.1 He was the son of Nathan Berney and Frieda Maier.2,3 Theodore Berney married Margarete Maier, daughter of Adolf Maier and Sophia Löwenstein, on 22 August 1942 at New York, New York.4,5 Theodore Berney and Margarete Maier lived on 2 May 1945 at 652 W 160th Street, New York, New York. Theodore Berney died on 18 April 1976 at New York, at age 68.6 He was buried at Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Flushing, Queens, New York, Block 24, Section J-9-3-1.6

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Citations

  1. [S572] A Kaminsky Family Genealogy, online http://www.kaminsky.nl/, Theodor (Theo) Berney. Hereinafter cited as Kaminsky Web Site.
  2. [S572] Kaminsky Web Site, online http://www.kaminsky.nl/, Nathan Berney (1879 - 1970).
  3. [S572] Kaminsky Web Site, online http://www.kaminsky.nl/, Frieda Berney née Maier (1878 - 1955).
  4. [S359] Der Aufbau, New York, Theo Berney and Gretl Berney née Maier, Marriage Announcement, 04 September 1942. Hereinafter cited as Aufbau.
  5. [S563] Sofie Maier, C-6580855, Petition for Naturalization, Nr. 516199; U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  6. [S627] Mount Hebron Cemetery Internment Search, online http://www.mounthebroncemetery.com/search.asp, Theodore Berney. Hereinafter cited as Mount Hebron Cemetery.

Carolina Epstein

#2589, b. 18 January 1873, d. 2 May 1873
Last Edited=6 May 2000
Relationship
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Alexander Cody Calzareth
Charts
Descendant Chart for the Blum and Fuchs Families of Weingarten, Baden
     Carolina Epstein was born on 18 January 1873. She was the daughter of Ezechiel Epstein and Babette (Pauline) Stahl. Carolina Epstein died on 2 May 1873.

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Karl Stephan Krieger1,2

#2596, b. 4 May 1901, d. 30 October 1987
Last Edited=24 Nov 2011
     Karl Stephan Krieger was born on 4 May 1901 at Weingarten, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany.1,2 He was the son of Nathan Krieger and Babette Fuchs. Karl Stephan Krieger married Gretel Fuchs, daughter of Berthold (Baruch) Fuchs and Hannchen Mai, on 18 October 1923 at Weingarten, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany.3 Karl Stephan Krieger was Kaufmann in Munich. He was living before 1939 Munich and Weingarten. He emigrated on 20 January 1939 from Munich, Bayern, Germany, to Argentina by way of Lison, Portugal. He was living after 14 February 1939 Buenos Aires, Argentina. He died on 30 October 1987 at Argentina at age 86.1,2

Child of Karl Stephan Krieger and Gretel Fuchs


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Citations

  1. [S157] Werner Frank, Frank4.FTW [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on about 2000, Date of Import: Feb 16, 1999.
  2. [S156] Werner Frank, Werner Frank Gedcom File [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on circa 2000, Date of Import: 16 Feb 1999.
  3. [S156] Werner Frank, Werner Frank Gedcom File [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], circa 2000, Date of Import: Feb 16, 1999.

Max Krieger

#2597, b. 19 December 1898, d. 23 August 1973
Last Edited=24 Nov 2011
Max Krieger
     Max Krieger lived at Frankfurt am Main, Germany. He was born on 19 December 1898 at Weingarten, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany.1,2 He was the son of Nathan Krieger and Babette Fuchs. Max Krieger married Meta (?) Max Krieger married Lilly Hirsch. Max Krieger died on 23 August 1973 at Argentina at age 74.1,2

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Citations

  1. [S157] Werner Frank, Frank4.FTW [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on about 2000, Date of Import: Feb 16, 1999.
  2. [S156] Werner Frank, Werner Frank Gedcom File [Please contact to verify that this is the original source for the data you are interested in], received on circa 2000, Date of Import: 16 Feb 1999.

Martha Freund

#2604, b. 7 October 1885, d. 8 February 1962
Last Edited=28 Aug 2016
     Her married name was Langweil. Martha Freund was born on 7 October 1885 at House No. 53, Benešov, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary.1 She was the daughter of Josef Freund and Käthe Hahn. Martha Freund married Josef Langweil on 8 July 1906 at Zizkov, Prague.2 Martha Freund died on 8 February 1962 at Czechoslovakia at age 76.3 She was buried at Prague Volsany.

Child of Martha Freund and Josef Langweil


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Citations

  1. [S1473] Benesov, Bohemia, Benesov Jewish Community Register of Births, 1869 - 1944: p.53, No. 646, Martha Freund birth record; HBMa 45, National Archives, Archivní 4/2257, Praha 4, Czech Republic, viewed online at http://badatelna.cz/fond/1073/ . Hereinafter cited as Benesov Births, 1869 - 1944.
  2. [S2019] Zizkov, Prague, Bohemia, Zizkov, Prague Jewish Community Register of Births, 1893 - 1917: Josef Langweil and Martha Freund marriage record, p. 8, no. 39; HBMa 2751, National Archives, Archivní 4/2257, Praha 4, Czech Republic, viewed online at http://badatelna.eu/fond/1073 . Hereinafter cited as Zizkov, Prague Marriage Register, 1893 - 1917.
  3. [S777] JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry, online http://www.jewishgen.org/databases/cemetery/, Marta Luzicky, New Jewish Cemetery, Prague, Czech Republic, Section 23, Row 5, Grave 9. Hereinafter cited as JOWBR.

Josef Langweil

#2605, b. 1 April 1883, d. 4 March 1962
Last Edited=28 Aug 2016
     Josef Langweil was born on 1 April 1883 at Budyne, Bohemia.1 He married Martha Freund, daughter of Josef Freund and Käthe Hahn, on 8 July 1906 at Zizkov, Prague.1 Josef Langweil after war changed name to Josef LUZICKY. He died on 4 March 1962 at Czechoslovakia at age 78.2

Child of Josef Langweil and Martha Freund


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Citations

  1. [S2019] Zizkov, Prague, Bohemia, Zizkov, Prague Jewish Community Register of Births, 1893 - 1917: Josef Langweil and Martha Freund marriage record, p. 8, no. 39; HBMa 2751, National Archives, Archivní 4/2257, Praha 4, Czech Republic, viewed online at http://badatelna.eu/fond/1073 . Hereinafter cited as Zizkov, Prague Marriage Register, 1893 - 1917.
  2. [S777] JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry, online http://www.jewishgen.org/databases/cemetery/, Marta Luzicky, New Jewish Cemetery, Prague, Czech Republic, Section 23, Row 5, Grave 9. Hereinafter cited as JOWBR.

Bedrich Langweil

#2606, b. 17 May 1916, d. 6 February 1945
Last Edited=6 May 2000
     Bedrich Langweil DEC 10, 1941 deported with parents transport number L-44 To Theresienstadt and on Sep. 28, 1944 transp. Ek-275 to Auschwitz - died KZ Leitmeritz(?). Both his parents returned home after the war. He was born on 17 May 1916 at Ceske Budejovice, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia. He was the son of Josef Langweil and Martha Freund. Bedrich Langweil died on 6 February 1945 at Concentration Camp, Leitmeritz, Czechoslovakia, at age 28.

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Edith Stern

#2607, b. 27 July 1912, d. 10 September 1935
Last Edited=28 Jun 2009
Edith Stern, Summer 1918
     Edith Stern Never got married
committed suicide. She was born on 27 July 1912 at Prague, Czechoslovakia. She was the daughter of Wilhem Stern and Irene Freund. Edith Stern died on 10 September 1935 at Prague, Czechoslovakia, at age 23.

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Wilhem Stern

#2608, b. 3 January 1875, d. 27 December 1917
Last Edited=8 Aug 2012
     Wilhem Stern was born on 3 January 1875. He was the son of Jakob Stern and Sophie (?)1 Wilhem Stern married Irene Freund, daughter of Josef Freund and Käthe Hahn.1 Wilhem Stern died on 27 December 1917 at age 42.1 He was buried on 30 December 1917 at Straschnitz Jewish Cemetery, Prague.1

Child of Wilhem Stern and Irene Freund


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Citations

  1. [S836] Prager Tagblatt, online http://anno.onb.ac.at/, Wilhelm Stern Obituary, Nr. 352, 28 December 1917, p. 7. Hereinafter cited as Prager Tagblatt.

Maximilian Spielmann

#2609, b. 3 April 1881
Last Edited=6 May 2000
     Maximilian Spielmann was born on 3 April 1881 at Kromeríž, Moravia, Austria-Hungary. He married Irene Freund, daughter of Josef Freund and Käthe Hahn, on 12 December 1936. Maximilian Spielmann died.

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Helena Kupferman1

#2610, b. 7 March 1896, d. 3 February 1969
Last Edited=18 Dec 2017
     Helena Kupferman was born on 7 March 1896 at Powizdow House Nr. 76, Tarnow, Poland.1 She was the daughter of Hersz (Herman) Kupferman and Tema Sara Buchholz.1 Helena Kupferman married Arthur Rafael, son of Max Rafael and Berta Jacobsen, on 28 January 1923 at Wien XII, Austria.2 As of 28 January 1923,her married name was Rafael. Helena Kupferman and Arthur Rafael lived on 16 September 1925 at Esslinggasse 8, Wien I, Austria.3

Helena Kupferman filed a Declaration of Intention on 10 June 1941 at South District of New York Court, New York, New York, USA, The personal description given was: Age: 45 years, color: white, complexion: fair, color of eyes: blue, color of hair: brown, height: 5 feet 2 inches, weight: 1?0 pounds, visible distinctive marks: scar left chin,She was a factory worker.4

Helena Kupferman registered for an alien registration number on 8 May 1942 at New York, New York, USA. The alien registration number she received was 7585143. According to the application, Her name was Helene Rafael, she entered the United States under the name of SAME, and she had also been known by the neame Helen Kupferman. She lived at 42-15 81st Street, Elmhurst, Queens, N.Y. She was born on March 1, 1896 at Tarnow, Galicia,Poland and was a citizen of Czechoslovakia. She was 5 feet 1 inch in height, weighed 165 pounds, had blond hair and blue eyes. She last arrived in the United States at New York on 11/2/40 and came in by SS Ancon of the Panama Line as a Passenger and a permanenet resident. She first arrived in the United States on November 2, 1940 and had lived in the United States a totoal of 1 1/2 years. She expected to remain permanently. Her usual occupation was housewife. She had applied for first citizenship papersin the United States on 12/17/40 and received them on 6/10/41,No. 491031 at NY, NY. She had no parents, a husband and one child living in the United States.5

Helena Kupferman filed a Petition for Naturalization on 17 December 1945 at Brooklyn, New York, USA, Helene Rafael resided at 42-15 81st Street, Elmhurst, NY and was a housewife, age 49. She was born on March 1, 1896 at Tarnov, Poland. She had a fair complexion, blue eyes, blond hair, and was 5 feet 2 inches tall. She weighed 170 pounds. Her husband was Arthur, whom she married on January 29th 1923 at Vienna Austria. He was born at Gabonz, Czechslovakia on January 29, 1892 and died on Aug 7, 1944 at New York, NY. She had one daughter Billy born on September 16, 1926 at Vienna, Austria who resided at New York, NY. Her last place of foreign residence was Port au Prince, Haiti. She emigrated to the United States from Port au Prince, Haiti to New York, N.Y. under the name of Helena Rafael on November 2, 1940 on the SS Ancon.6 She was naturalized on 14 February 1946 at District Cout of The United States, Brooklyn, New York, USA, She was 49 years old, had a fair complexion, blue eyes, light brown hair, and was 5 feet 2 inches tall. She weighedc 170 pounds, was a widow, and her former nationality was Austrian.7,8

She applied for a special certificate of naturalizaton on 14 October 1947. She stated on the application: " I desire the special certificate sent to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Prague, Czechoslovakia, through the apprpriate U.S. Consul, in Czechoslovakia, for the purpose of establishing my right to and obtaining the following at the following places, as the sole heiress of mhy late husband's estate, whose name was Arthur Rafael: Building #420, Zahradni ulice, Jablonec n/N, Czechoslovakia, $15, 000.00; Deposits with Ceska Banka Union, Prague, Czechoslovakia, #132,815/113 $1673, 132,904/113 $3653, 132,963/113 $5944. 132,962/113 $5291.9 She died on 3 February 1969 at New York, at age 72.10 She was buried at Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Flushing, Queens, New York, Block 120, Section 17-50.10

Child of Helena Kupferman and Arthur Rafael


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Citations

  1. [S376] Helene Rafael, C-6615109, Helena Rafael Visa Application, 3060297, Helena Kupferman birth certificate; U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  2. [S447] Marriage Record of Dr. Arthur Rafael and Helenr Kupferman, nr. 11, 28 January 1823, in Jüdische Gemeinde Wien - Matrikel, 1826 - 1938, Wiener Stadt- und Landesarchiv, Gasometer D, Guglgasse 14, Wien 11, Austria. Hereinafter cited as Vienna Jewish Community Records. Microfilm no. 1349874, Family History Library [FHL], Salt Lake City, Utah.
  3. [S447] Vienna Jewish Community Records: entry for Birth Record of Berta Alice Rafael, nr. 1609, 16 September 1925 Wiener Stadt- und Landesarchiv, Gasometer D, Guglgasse 14, Wien 11, Austria, FHL microfilm 1199055.
  4. [S376] U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service , C-6615109, Declaration of Intention of Helene Rafael, No. 490131, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  5. [S376] U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service , C-6615109, Alien Registration Form, Number AR-7585143, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  6. [S376] U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service , C-6615109, Petiton For Natualization of Helene Rafael, No. 439929, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  7. [S376] U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service , C-6615109, Helena Rafael Certificate of Naturalization, No. 6615109, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  8. [S2068] Helene Rafael, Petition for Citizenship, Eastern District Ccourt, Brooklyn, NY,439929 (17 December 1945); National Archives for the Northeast District, 1 Bowling Green, New York, New York.
  9. [S376] U.S. Citzenship and Immigration Service , C-6615109, Application for Special Certificate of Naturalization, dated 14 October 1947, National Records Center, P.O. Box 648010, Lee's Summit, MO.
  10. [S627] Mount Hebron Cemetery Internment Search, online http://www.mounthebroncemetery.com/search.asp, Helene Rafael. Hereinafter cited as Mount Hebron Cemetery.