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Jakob Langermann

Birthplace: Floß, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
Death: Died in Johannesburg, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Salomon Loew Langermann and Auguste Langermann
Brother of Fredericka Erlanger (Langermann); Emil Langermann; Julius Langermann; Berthe Langermann; Charlotte Thannhauser and 4 others

Managed by: Kitty Munson Cooper
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About Jakob Langermann

The Hebrew inscription in his father's prayerbook lists his birth date as the 6th of Kisslev 5627.

He went to Johannesberg, South Africa.

The family story is that he lost all his money in a card game and shot himself. He is mentioned as dying in a hunting accident in a book about prominent Jews of Johannesburg

Family lore is that his son or children were taken in by his brother Max, also in South Africa

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Jakob Langermann's Timeline

November 14, 1866
Floß, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
Age 31
Johannesburg, South Africa