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Elise Hertz (von Lämel)

Also Known As: "Elisabeth"
Birthdate: (79)
Death: July 25, 1868 (79)
Vienna, Austria
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Simon Selke von Lämel and Babette von Lämel (Duschenes)
Wife of Heinrich Eduard Herz
Mother of Henriette Bertha von Haber; Wilhelmine Edle von Hofmannsthal; Ludwig Herz; Karl Herz and Mathilde von Villani
Sister of Leopold Simon Ritter von Lämel; Philipp Lämel; Löwi Lämel; Theresia Wiener; Leah Elise Lämel and 5 others

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About Elise Hertz

"Elise Herz, née von Lämel (1788-1868) was Prague-born Austrian philanthropist. Her father was the merchant Simon von Lämel. Her home in Prague was an intellectual center; however, upon her husband's death in 1850, she moved to Vienna. There she was made an honorary member of the Jewish community. Herz founded the Children's Asylum in Jerusalem, mainly for Jewish children, but a few Christian and Muslim children were accepted as well. Ludwig August Frankl was commissioned to organize it." [ ]

Per RootsWeb site: "Elise Edle von LÄMEL was born 20 DEC 1788 in Prague [Bohemia] (Czech Republic) and died 25 JUL 1868 in Wien. She married Heinrich HERZ, born ABT 1785, died 27 AUG 1849 in Prague."

WÄHRINGER FRIEDHOF, Wien: Herz, Elise b. 12/20/1788 80 Year(s) d. 07/25/1868 bur. 12/19/1941 WÄHRINGER FRIEDHOF 5 15

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Elise Hertz's Timeline

December 20, 1788
September 25, 1809
Age 20
Hlavní město Praha, Česká republika
August 22, 1810
Age 21
Prague, Czech Republic
August 15, 1811
Age 22
Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czech Republic
July 7, 1813
Age 24
Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czech Republic
May 6, 1826
Age 37
Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czech Republic
July 25, 1868
Age 79
Vienna, Austria