Karl William Heilbronn

14 June 1888–January 1964 (Age 75)
Harrison, Hudson, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Karl William

Karl William Heilbronn was born on 14 June 1888, in Harrison, Hudson, New Jersey, United States. He married Adelheid Victoria Pfarr in 1911, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Newark Township, Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1930 and Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died in January 1964, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 75.

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Karl William Heilbronn
Adelheid Victoria Pfarr
Marriage: 1911
Mildred P Heilbronn
Edward Charles Heilbronn

Spouse and Children

New Jersey, United States


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.

Age 6

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Heilbronn in Württemberg, where there was once a large Jewish community. The city is named from Old High German heil(ag) ‘holy’ + brunno ‘spring’, ‘well’. See also Halpern .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carl Heilbrohm, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • Charles Heilbrown, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Karl W Heilbronn, "United States Census, 1930"

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