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Edith Stein (Reinhaus)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Steinfurt, Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Death: Died in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Cause of death: Colon cancer
Place of Burial: Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Max Reinhaus and Clara Reinhaus
Wife of Ernst Stein (Mischkowsky)
Sister of Charlotte Reinhaus

Managed by: Jack Marcel Klaber
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Edith Stein's Timeline

1911
July 27, 1911
Steinfurt, Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
1926
1926
Age 14
Dortmund, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
1938
April 30, 1938
Age 26
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

After Lotte left Dortmund already in 1935 to travel to an aunt in Utrecht, Netherlands (against the will of her father), the rest of the family joined Lotte on 30 April 1938, who lived at that moment in Amsterdam. Lotte was already engaged to Robert Pollack, who together with his father and brother ran the well known lunchroom and ice-saloon "Delicia" on the Beethovenstr. 55.
Lotte organized an apartment for her parents and sister next door on Beethovenstr. 67.

1942
April 16, 1942
Age 30
Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands

According to the registration cards of their respective husbands, Charlotte married on the same date in Amsterdam as her sister Edith.

April 16, 1942
Age 30
Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands

According to the registration cards of their respective husbands, Edith married on the same date in Amsterdam as her sister Charlotte.

1949
January 13, 1949
Age 37
Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands
1963
March 16, 1963
Age 51
Eindhoven, Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, The Netherlands

Parashat Ki Tisa

1993
September 2, 1993
Age 82
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Mid August Edith was hospitalized to undergo surgical removal of bowel blockage. She was admitted to the Prinsengracht hospital in Amsterdam-Center.
However, during the operation it was discovered that she had colon cancer, stage 4. She died three weeks after the operation of complications.

September 5, 1993
Age 82
Hoofddorp, North Holland, The Netherlands

Edith Stein was cremated and buried in the (old) Liberal Jewish Cemetery, Hoofdweg after house nr. 395, Hoofddorp, NH, Netherlands
52°19'41.87"N
4°42'56.90"E

Planes landing or taking off on the "Polderbaan" (36L) in Schiphol (AMS) will taxi very close to the cemetery when passing the secondary control-tower. The cemetery is almost opposite the control-tower behind the row of bushes.

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Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, Netherlands