Marion (Marjon) Günsberger

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Marion (Marjon) Günsberger (Zerkowitz)

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Death: Died in Łódź Ghetto, Łódź, Łódź Voivodeship, Poland
Cause of death: Holocaust
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Bernhard Lazar Zerkowitz and Flora (Schlesinger) Zerkowitz
Ex-wife of Sigmund (Siegmund) Günsberger
Mother of Elfriede Singer; Gertrude (Gertrud) Günsberger and Grete Günsberger
Sister of Dr. Max (Maximilian) 'Markus Zerk' Zerk; Hugo Zerkowitz; Oscar Ulysses Zerk; Rudolf Zerkowitz; Adolf M. (Fufi) Zerkowitz and 3 others

Managed by: Rina Talmore
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About Marion (Marjon) Günsberger


  • First Name Marion - Last Name Günsberger
  • Date of Birth 21.07.1882
  • Place of Birth Wien
  • Residence Wien 9, Porzellangasse 2/21
  • Deportation Wien/Litzmannstadt 23.10.1941


Marion Zerkowitz was married to Sigmund Guensberger on 3 June 1906. They had two daughters, Elfriede (b. 1907) and Gertrude (b. 1908), then were divorced on 7 June 1920. However, in 1921, they remarried and a third daughter, Grete, was born in August 1922.

Marion (Zerkowitz) Guensberger was a Holocaust victim, murdered with many others in the Lodz ghetto (Litzmannstadt) in 1941. A memorial to her was later erected in Vienna by her brothers, Dr. Maximilian Zerkowitz of California, Oscar Zerk of Kenosha, Wisconsin and Adolf Zerkovitz of Barcelona, Spain.

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Marion (Marjon) Günsberger's Timeline

July 21, 1882
Vienna, Austria
April 16, 1907
Age 24
Vienna, Austria

Year 1907
Numerative 946
Code 1
Volume Wien
Last Name Günsberger
First Name Elfriede
Parents/Annotation Sigmund/Zerkowitz Marion

April 22, 1908
Age 25
Vienna, Austria
August 27, 1922
Age 40
Vienna, Austria
October 23, 1941
Age 59
Łódź Ghetto, Łódź, Łódź Voivodeship, Poland