JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Moses and Isaac OPPENHEIMER from Battenberg/Battenfeld/Berghofen #general


Fred Half
 

Hello all,

I am trying to find other people who have the subject family in their tree.
Moses OPPENHEIMER is my gggrandfather. I know that Moses OPPENHEIMER was
born 25 September 1840 supposedly in Battenberg (but could have been anywhere
in the small towns of that area) the son of Isaac and Nannie (nee DRUCKER)
OPPENHEIMER. Isaac is buried in Pittsburgh, PA, the tombstone having the dates
1801-1890. I don't know anything else about Nannie. Moses supposedly came to
the US in about 1860 and by 2 June 1869 was in Pittsburgh, PA because he
married Julia FRANK on that date.

I have complete data of his three children but am looking for information about
his father Isaac, mother Nannie, uncles or aunts (know of one brother K(C)oppel)
and especially siblings. >from some research a cousin did in Germany, there
seems to not be any records in Marburg.

He had seven siblings; three brothers (Ben, Henry, and Saul) and four sisters
(Bertha(Bette), Henrietta(Yetta), Setta, Amalia(Mollie)). All the siblings were
born outside the US (locations unknown).

Ben

Married, is buried in Pittsburgh, PA. Had four children (Daniel W, Jacob, Nora,
and Bertha L). Bertha died in infancy in 1870. Daniel (d 1929) and Jacob
(d 1937) are buried in Pittsburgh, PA. Do not know anything else. Nora married
and descendants are named SPEYER and SUNSTEIN.

Bertha (Bette)

Bertha married Herman SCHEUR and other descendant names are JACOBY, BLUMENTHAL,
CUDEN, & AURBACH

Henry

Married Amanda ELLINGER >from Baltimore, MD. They had four children (Sidney,
William, Nan, and Olive). Know nothing about Sidney, William died in 1916 and
is buried in Pittsburgh, PA, Nan never married and died in 1929 and is buried
in Pittsburgh, PA. Olive married Max OBORNDORF and had descendants named
GREENBAUM and SOULE.

Henrietta (Yetta)

Married Meyer AMBERG and also had descendants named KOCH, BERKMAN, BROIDO,
CANT, & ROSENTHAL

Setta

Married Moses ARNOLD. Buried in Pittsburgh, PA

Amalia (Mollie)

Married Moses HERZOG and had three girls Daisy, Mae, and Nannie. Nannie died in
infancy and other descendants are named LEVY, DE ROY, & RASCHBAUM. Buried in
Pittsburgh, PA

Saul

Know nothing.

This information is being posted to Early American and German Sig. Any
information on descendants or ancestors would be appreciated. Please respond
privately unless useful to a broader audience. Thanks in advance.

Fred

Fred Half
Palo Alto, CA USA
fredhalf@...

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