JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Searching families HEILBRUNN and CASPARY #general

Heilbrun Bernard <bernard@...>

Hello ,

I have just joined the group and here follows my introductory letter.

I have done some genealogical research on and off for about a year. I
live in a yishuv in Eretz Yisrael (having emigrated >from South Africa) by
the name of Hashmonaim. My native language is English , but manage Hebrew
as well.

My first cousin Milton LASNITZKI resident in Australia has over the course
of many years built an impressive family tree , concentrating on the

My principle aim is to add on to this family tree in two directions (1)
HEILBRUNN and (2) my mothers family CASPARY.

I am presently interested in two distinct branches of the families

(1) A certain Moritz HEILBRUNN (son of Selig HEILBRUNN) emigrated to the
USA (at age 11 years) with his uncle (Isak ? HEILBRUNN) . He subsequently
married and had two children Sydney HEILBRUNN and Louis HEILBRUNN
whom I have found (not conclusively verified) in the SSDI index. Details are
Sydney HEILBRUNN 5/May/1915 - May 1980 Last know residence Brooklyn , Kings

Louis HEILBRUNN 9/April/1912 - Jun 1977 Last known residence Hallandale ,
Broward FL

I also have their Social Security No.'s

I am searching for descendants if any.

(2) Twin young boys left Germany shortly after the1st World War , with their
mother Martha CASPARY (nee BLUMBERG) their father Sigmund CASPARY , having
fallen fighting in the war. Any information in this direction would be
greatly appreciated.

Many Thanks


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