Josephine Thannhauser

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Josephine Thannhauser

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Death: Died
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Daughter of Albert Thannhauser and Carolina Langermann Thannhauser
Sister of Bella Thannhauser Wirz

Managed by: Kitty Munson Cooper
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About Josephine Thannhauser

Was a violinist and may have been gay. Refused to leave Germany in spite of relatives trying to help her to do so. Died on the train to Auschwitz according to family lore (note not to be confused with her cousin Josephine Thannhauser who died in Ravensbruck)

Yad Vashem entry http://db.yadvashem.org/names/nameDetails.html?itemId=3862425&language=en

second Yad Vashem entry http://db.yadvashem.org/names/nameDetails.html?itemId=1951616&language=en#!prettyPhoto

She had a cousin also named Josephine Thannhauser (daughter of Julius) who was born in 1887 and they may be confused for each other in the Shoah records (need to check munich synagogue records again)

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Josephine Thannhauser's Timeline

1888
October 14, 1888
1943
1943
Age 54