Karl Rothstein

27 December 1896–
Fischeln, Crefeld, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Karl

When Karl Rothstein was born on 27 December 1896, in Fischeln, Crefeld, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany, his father, Carl Rothstein, was 48 and his mother, Sophia Kamps, was 38. He married Elfriede Antoine Hedwig Thiele on 21 January 1926, in Fischeln, Crefeld, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Karl Rothstein
1896–
Elfriede Antoine Hedwig Thiele
1902–
Marriage: 21 January 1926

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 January 1926
Fischeln, Crefeld, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany

Parents and Siblings

    Carl Rothstein

    Male1848–1901Male

    Sophia Kamps

    Female1858–1933Female

siblings

(16)

    Josefa Kamps Rothstein

    Female1883–1884Female

    Female1885–1960Female

    Hans-Josef Rothstein

    Male1885–Male

    Alwine Rothstein

    Female1886–1887Female

    Jacob Rothstein

    Male1886–1887Male

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1914

Age 18

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 18

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.
1933

Age 37

Adolf Hitler appointed chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg.

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name from a place so named near Merseburg.2 German: from a Germanic personal name, Hrodstein (hrōd ‘renown’).3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental compound of German rot ‘red’ + Stein ‘stone’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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