Albert "Red" Kaufmann

16 February 1886–31 July 1917 (Age 31)
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Albert "Red"

When Albert "Red" Kaufmann was born on 16 February 1886, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Robert KAUFMAN, was 28 and his mother, Kate Olges, was 22. He married Adaline Isadore Schaefer on 7 October 1908, in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 31 July 1917, in Milton, Trimble, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Carrollton, Carroll, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert "Red" Kaufmann
Myrtle Johnson
Marriage: 11 May 1916
Albert Kaufmann Jr.

Spouse and Children

11 May 1916
Jefferson, Indiana, United States


    Albert Kaufmann Jr.


Parents and Siblings

    Robert KAUFMAN


    Kate Olges




    Mamie KAUFMAN


    Edna Kaufman


    Katie Kaufman



    Walter Kaufman


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 6

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 10

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a merchant or wholesaler ( see Kaufer ).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kaufman .

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

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Story Highlight

death story in madison daily herald 1 aug 1917

Madison Daily Herald Madison, Indiana August 1, 1917 A RIVER TRAGEDY "Dick" Lacey Kills "Red" Kauffman Carrollton, Ky., Men Engaged in Fatal Fight Near Milton Last Night. Richard (Dick) Lacey, on …

Sources (3)

  • Albert Kufman in household of Robert Kufman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert Kaufman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert Kaufman in entry for Milton Hyman and Leona Kaufman, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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