13 December 1896–28 September 1953 (Age 56)
Naturno, Meran, Tirol, Austria
Dorfmayrhofbauer Josef Kristanell was born on 13 December 1896, in Naturno, Meran, Tirol, Austria as the son of Dorfmayrhofbauer Zeno Kristanell and Anna Steinkeller. He married Johanna Gstrein in 1925, in Naturno, Meran, Tirol, Austria. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 28 September 1953, in Merano, Bolzano, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy, at the age of 56.