Abraham Rosenfeld

26 April 1828–30 March 1904 (Age 75)
Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Rosenfeld was born on 26 April 1828, in Württemberg, Germany, his father, Simon Rosenfeld, was 21 and his mother, Breinle Hahnlein, was 26. He married Emilie Baer on 1 January 1867. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 30 March 1904, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Rosenfeld
1828–1904
Emilie Baer
1845–1923
Marriage: 1 January 1867
Henry L. Rosenfeld
1868–1939
Clara L Rosenfeld
1870–1958
Simon A Rosenfeld
1872–1947
Blanche Emily Rosenfeld
1874–1948
Eleanor Rosenfeld
1878–1953
Lucille B. Rosenfeld
1883–1884
Jesse Sigmund Rosenfeld Sr.
1887–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 January 1867
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    Simon Rosenfeld

    Male1806–1870Male

    Breinle Hahnlein

    Female1802–1890Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1828–1904Male

    Regina Rosenfeld

    Female1833–1904Female

    Louis Mantle Rosenfeld

    Male1835–1912Male

    Esther Rosenfeld

    Female1837–1888Female

    Wilhelm Wolf Rosenfeld

    Male1840–1864Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1832 · Worcester v. Georgia

Age 4

In 1830, U.S. President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which required all Native Americans to relocate to areas west of the Mississippi River. That same year, Governor Gilmer of Georgia signed an act which claimed for Georgia all Cherokee territories within the boundaries of Georgia. The Cherokees protested the act and the case made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The case, Worcester v. Georgia, ruled in 1832 that the United States, not Georgia, had rights over the Cherokee territories and Georgia laws regarding the Cherokee Nation were voided. President Jackson didn’t enforce the ruling and the Cherokees did not cede their land and Georgia held a land lottery anyway for white settlers.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 24

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name from a place of this name, near Wittenberg.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Rosenfeld ‘rose field’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Abraham Rosenfeld, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Abraham Rosenfield, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Abraham Rosenfeld, "Georgia, Fulton County Records from the Atlanta History Center, 1827-1955"

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