Samuel (Shmuel) Rothstein

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Samuel (Shmuel) Rothstein

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Filipova, volove, Romania
Death: circa May 16, 1942 (59-67)
Chelmo, Poland
Immediate Family:

Son of Abraham Rothstein and Chaje Rothstein
Husband of Rosa Rothstein
Father of Michael Haim Rotshtein; Bela Berth Rotshtein; Sofie Kobrinsky; Arnold (Aron) Rothstein (later Roded); Armin Rotshtein and 2 others

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Samuel (Shmuel) Rothstein's Timeline

November 15, 1878
Filipova, volove, Romania
Age 32
Petrula, Romania
February 16, 1913
Age 34
January 5, 1916
Age 37
September 16, 1918
Age 39
Güssing, Burgenland, Austria
December 17, 1921
Age 43
Güssing, Burgenland, Austria
August 5, 1924
Age 45
Güssing, Burgenland, Austria
May 16, 1942
Age 63
Chelmo, Poland

According to offical documents, Samuel and Rosa Rothstein were deported from Vienna to the Lodz ghetto on October 19, 1941. According to the registry of the inhabitants in the Lodz ghetto they were deported from Lodz to the Chelmno extermination camp on May 15th 1942. According to what is known about Chelmno, they are likely to have been murdered there on the following day in one of the gas vans the Nazis used. This information is new (2007) due to the digitalization of the Lodz registry and means that the information in the older Yad Vashem records (that was put there in 1957 stating that Samuel and Rosa were deported to Auschwitz) is in all likelyhood not correct. The website is ,
(you need to register to get in). This registry also shows what street Samuel and Rosa Rothstein lived on in the Lodz ghetto, their correct birthdates and birthplaces