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*Some of the names already on Geni -- see also Group1 - 2 -- info. also provided by Thomas Fürth facebook, firstname.lastname@example.org -- Last update: March 19, 2011
Samuel Schmule (Smüel) FÜRTH ?born 1618 does not seem to be correct - source? Residence 1632: expelled from Fürth, Germany, settling in Sušice (Schüttenhofen) okres Klatovy, Bohemia, Czech. Died: 1640 + Gürtel (?) *geni
Note: see History of the Fürth family Adobe document ".. The name Fürth was first mentioned in the archives of Bohemia in 1616. A document dating from the beginning of the 18th Century reveals that one Smüel Fürth and his wife Gürtel lived in 1630. Lazar Fürth and his wife Anna were living there in 1690. In 1696 Samuel Fürth and his wife Jettla and Isak and Hennele Fürth lived there.. 1783 census has only one Fürth living in Sušice, Daniel Fürth, a "Schnittenwahren- und Tabakhändler" (a trader in wood carved products and tobacco).." OR 1793 census has below Dawid Fürth, Lazar Fürth living in Sušice, as well as Daniel Fürth (abt 1742 -), Samuel Fürth (abt 1748 -), Markus Fürth (abt 1758 -) & Sara Kohn ( m. 1791 - ) marriage witnesses Daniel and Dawid Fürth. They could all have been brothers of Dawid and Lazar or 1st cousins?
Note: Fürth family ".. Joachim Popper was ennobled, presumably around the middle to end of the seventeenth century. I anticipate here but, following Emil’s move to Vienna in 1915, he was managing director of a large Austrian company, Leykam Josefstal AG, whose board chairman was one Baron Popper von Artberg – could it have been that Emil was descended from Chaile Popper and Baron Popper from Joachim Popper?.. 1793 census had David Fürth living in Sušice with his wife Rosalie and children, as well as widow with her children, one Rachel (nee Fürth) Lederer (probable sister of David) and a house-teacher Natan Bamberger.."
*2nd husband of Cecile Fürth: Arthur William POPPER Born: 10 May 1877 in Saint Louis, MO, USA. Married: 26 Oct 1944 Died: 25 Feb 1959 in New York, NY age 81
Note: Rosalie: could be born in Svihov, later moving to Třeboň. Svihov birth records from 1832. Moved after 1881 together with his wife to the daughter Theresia married Weisskopf in Horazdovice. Died in house #90 Horazdovice May 17, 1907 according to JM 040308. Her gravestone in the Jewish cemetery in Horazdovice says she was born in Třeboň. Samuel: 1828 at 17 made a 3 month long journey to České Budějovice (Budweis), Bohemia, at 18 made a 1 year journey to Prague & Kolin, in 1840, 29 year old Samuel made a journey to Prague & Hungary with his brother Moritz (could have been Markus)
*2nd husband of Lydia Fürth: William (Willy, Wilhelm Kurt) BOHMER Born: 9 Jan 1916 in Vienna. Married: 1937 in Vienna. occupation: Shoemaker, later Merchant in Jewellery. Died: Jun 1977 in New York age 61 est.
*2nd wife of Paul Förster: Ray SMART Born: 24 Jun 1914 in Montrose, Scotland. Married: 1947 in Montrose, Scotland. Died: 29 Mar 1992 in Ayr, Scotland age 77
*2nd wife of Gerhard Adler: Nancy HARRIS Born: 19 Jul 1915 in England, UK. Married: 1942 in Bradford, England Died: 17 Feb 1966 in Santiago, Chile age 50
*2nd wife of Paul Adler: Living BEHNKE *2children
*2nd wife of Hugo Fürth: Fritzi DUCEK Born: 14 Feb 1907 in Modlany (Modlan), Bohemia. Married: 16 Apr 1931 in Czech. Died: 23 Aug 1986 in Montevideo, Uruquay age 79
*2nd wife of Rudolf Weisskopf: Hetty (?) Born: 23 Aug 1897 Married: 1948 in USA. Died: Sep 1979 in New York, N Y age 82 est.
*2nd husband of Living Fantl: Living BROUSIL
*2nd husband of Mirjam Fürth: Jiri Jizhak KRAUSS Born: 1904 in Hompoletz =Humpolec?, Bohemia. Married: Jun 1948 in Czech. Died: Aug 1974 in Haifa, Israel age 70 est.
*2nd Husband of Living Weiner: Arnold YESCHIN
*2nd wife of Living Weiner: Living KAPLAN *2 children
*2nd husband of Marta Weiner: Dr. Arnost NEUBAUER Born: 19 Jul 1880 Married: 1942 in Łódź, Poland. occupation: Medical Doctor, Physician. Died: 2 May 1944 in Łódź age 63
*2nd husband of Living Kohnstam: Living SCANLON *2 children
Note: see The writings.pdf of Emil Fürth ".. June 27, 1914 Emil acquired the pulp and paper mill at Nestersitz from Mr. August Brune.. It was at this point in 1925 that Mr. Hermann Salzer turned up on my doorstep.. I had been pleasantly acquainted with Mr. Salzer, the co-owner of the reputable paper making company, Salzer & Hetzer in Obereggendorf.. Mr. Salzer showed full understanding for the reasons for my negative response, and then proceeded to set up the Obereggendorf Paper Mill Joint Stock Company.. 1927 I didn’t heed Stefan’s anxious pleading that I should suppress any attempt to get the bank to lower the offer it made me and I was in fact able to obtain a price reduction. I wish the negotiations had failed because this acquisition proved to be the third and largest disappointment of my life.."
*2nd Husband of Patricia Fürth: Living MILLWARD
*2nd Husband of Charlotte Friedmann: Herbert BAUMANN
Daniel FÜRTH + (?)
Note: SOLO Sirkárna, a.s. "..1839; Vojtěch Scheinost produces the first hand made match in Sušice 1840; Bernard Fürth, a local business man becomes Vojtěch's partner 1849; B. Fürth dies and Anežka Fürth takes over the company.. It is a period of last inheritor Ernst Fürth, grandson of founder Bernard Fürth, who stood in the management of SOLO Company. Through Mr. Ernst Fürth's business strategy, matches from SOLO Sušice became world-known for their quality on all continents.. Soon after the WW-2, SOLO Sušice, the national company, had extended its production of safety matches by production of fiberboards SOLOLIT, wood-working industry and machinery industry. SOLO Sušice have employed at that time more than 2000 employees from Sušice and surrounding area..." OR see Fürth family .pdf
*2nd wife of Daniel Fürth: (?)
Dr. law Ludwig FÜRTH Born: abt 1853 occupation: Advocaten und Cultusvorstandes der israel. Gemeinde in Sušice. Died: Dec 11, 1900 in Sušice (Schüttenhofen), Bohemia) NFP + Regine (see POPPER family) *Ludwig's obit also mentions brother/sister-in-laws: Johanna Fürth, Jacob Fantl & several Popper's
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