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Ignatz Asriel WOLF

Ignatz Asriel WOLF (youngest child of 9) (b. 30 August 1841 Eisenstadt, d. 18 January 1906 Eisenstadt) ben Loeb Leopold WOLF married (12 July 1864) Hermine NEUBRUNN (b. 26 December 1845 Trencsin, d. 17 August 1931 Eisenstadt)

  1. Ernestine WOLF (b. 14 Apr. 1865 Eisenstadt, d. Jan. 1942 New Burryport, MA, USA)  m. (25 Feb. 1885) to Dr. Jacob SCHLEIFFER (b. May 1857 Keszthely, d. 12 Jan. 1912 Vienna)
  2. Leopold Lob WOLF (b. 27 May 1866 Eisenstadt, d. 14 May 1826 Eisenstadt) m. (26 May 1896) to Ottilie Otti LASCHOBER (b. 20 Sep. 1873 Eisenstadt, d. 1927 Eisenstadt)
  3. Flora WOLF (b. 26 Mar. 1868 Eisenstadt, d. 31 Mar. 1920 Vienna) married (14 Mar. 1888) to Joseph BRAUN (b. 25 July 1855 Cziffer, d. 31 Aug. 1929 Vienna). [Joseph BRAUN had several famous cousins:
    (i) One of his cousins married the Grand Duke of Lichtenstein, but she died without issue.
    Another cousin was Victor ADLER (1852-1918) the founder of the Austrian Social Democratic Party. He was a prominent figure in the international labor movement. He was a physician by profession. He was a member of the Austrian parliament from 1905 to 1918 and foreign minister in the Socialist government of 1918. His bust is still standing in front of the Austrian Parliament building in Vienna. Victor ADLER’s son, Friedrich ADLER (1879-1960) a prominent figure in the Austrian labour movement and secretary of the Socialist International. He committed a political assassination in 21.10.1916. He killed Count STURGKH, the prime minister.

    Heinrich BRAUN (1854-1927) and his wife Lilly were Josi’s cousins as well.Lilly was the daughter of General VON KRETSCHMAN and a descendant from Napoleon Bonaparte's brother, Jerome BONAPARTE, the ruler of Westphalia. Lilly was an author and Heinrich was one of the founders of the periodical of the German Social Democrats, "Neue Zeit" in 1883. Their son, Otto BRAUN, an extremely talented writer was killed in World War I.

    (iv) Heinrich's brother was Adolf BRAUN (1862-1929) a German socialist leader who was active in the Social Democratic Party for more than 40 years. He was the brother in law of Victor ADLER. 

    (v) Josi had another cousin, Henrietta SZOLD (1860-1945) who was an American. In 1856 her parents immigrated to Baltimore, Maryland USA. Henrietta's mother was Sophie SCHAAR (b. 1839), [the sister of Josi BRAUN’s mother] married in 1839 Benjamin SZOLD (1829-1902), the son of Baruch SZOLD (from Nemiskert) and of Chaile EUDLER. Henrietta was the founder of the Hadaassah and the Youth Alliah.]

  4. Jenny Chaja Sara WOLF (b. 1869 Eisenstadt, d. 30 Jan. 1874 Eisenstadt)
  5. Adele WOLF (b. 1 Nov. 1870 Eisenstadt, d. 9 Dec. 1954 Israel) m. (12 Sep. 1892) to Dr. Max BOEHM (b. 25 Oct. 1858 Vienna, d. 7 Jan. 1952 Haifa, Israel)
  6. Sandor Alexander Nathanel WOLF (b. 21 Dec. 1871 Eisenstadt, d. 2 Jan. 1946 Haifa, Israel)
  7. Gisela WOLF (b. 22 Feb 1873 Eisenstadt, d. 21 Nov. 1937 Vienna) married (25 Aug. 1896) Prof. Benjamin GOMPERZ (b. 6 Oct. 1861 Vienna, buried 7 Apr. 1935 Vienna)
  8. Karl WOLF (b. 1875 Eisenstadt, d. 1878 Eisenstadt)
  9. Frida WOLF (b. 21 Jan. 1877 Eisenstadt, d. 11 July 1963 Haifa, Israel)  m. (13 Feb. 1898) to Alfred LOEWY (b. 15 July 1871 Vienna, d. 17 Nov. 1901 Vienna)
  10. Alice WOLF (b. 8 Dec. 1879, d. 6 July 1906 drowned in a carriage accident in Lake Silva Plana, buried Eisenstadt)
  11. Helene Lene WOLF (b. 6 July 1882 Eisenstadt, d. 5 Aug. 1949 Haifa, Israel) married (2 May 1905) to Otto STERN (b. 21 Feb. 1874 Vienna, d. 8 Feb. 1954 Haifa, Israel)

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