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Gottfried William Weiss

Also Known As: "Vilmos", "Willie"
Birthplace: Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Death: Died in New York, United States
Cause of death: tuberculosis
Immediate Family:

Son of Rabbi Dr. Mayer Samuel Weiss (Houdini's father) and Cecilia Weiss (Steiner)
Husband of Henriette Weiss Cohen
Father of Samuel Mayer Weiss
Brother of Solomon Wilhelm Weiss; Meitl Julia Weiss; Nathan Josef Weiss; Harry Houdini (Erik Weisz); Theodore "Theo" Hardeen (Ferenc Dezső Weisz) and 2 others
Half brother of Herman M (Armin) Weiss

Managed by: Malka Mysels
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About Gottfried William Weiss

1920 Census, Manhattan, New York City, NY. 478 West 58th Street. occupation: Coats Ladies; birth Wisconsin

1910 Census, Denver, CO. 1084 South Emerson Street. William G. Weiss; occupation: "Collector", magazine; Birth in Hungary

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Gottfried William Weiss's Timeline

June 5, 1872
Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Age 35
New York, United States
Age 52
New York, United States