Rosalie Ida Straus

Is your surname Straus?

Research the Straus family

Rosalie Ida Straus's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Rosalie Ida Straus (Blün)

Birthplace: Worms, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Death: Died in Titanic, in North Atlantic Ocean
Cause of death: Drowning
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Nathan Blun and Wilhelmine Mindel Blun
Wife of Isidor Straus
Mother of Jesse Isidor Straus; Vivian Dixon; Beatrice Straus; Percy Selden Straus; Herbert Nathan Straus and 3 others
Sister of Louis Blun; Elias Nepomuk Blun; Augusta Carolina Blun; Moritz Blun; Amanda Rothschild and 1 other

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:
view all 17

Immediate Family

About Rosalie Ida Straus

Ida Straus, born Rosalie Ida Blun (February 6, 1849 – April 15, 1912) was an American homemaker and wife of the co-owner of the Macy's department store. She and her husband Isidor died on board the RMS Titanic.

view all 11

Rosalie Ida Straus's Timeline

February 9, 1849
Worms, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
July 12, 1871
Age 22
New York, New York
June 25, 1872
Age 23
Gutenberg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
August 27, 1874
Age 25
New York, New York
Age 26
New York, New York
February 19, 1880
Age 31
New York, New York
November 2, 1881
Age 32
New York, New York
August 29, 1886
Age 37
New York, New York
April 15, 1912
Age 63
Titanic, in North Atlantic Ocean