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Guggenheim/Wormser Family

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  • Samuel Guggenheim (1650 - 1716)
    Samuel Sanwill Guggenheim died in 1711, as cited in Elizabeth Plaut's "The Guggenheim Wormser Family History" Edith Plaut notes, "(see Stammbaum der Familie Guggenheim aus Worms)" for this generation's...
  • Isaac William Wormser (1863 - 1943)
  • Isaac Samuel Guggenheim (c.1703 - c.1775)
    In 1733/34, at the age of 30, emigrated from Worms to Aldingen, a village located not far from Ludwigsburg (in Wurttemberg) Had to rely on himself to bring religion and a good life to his wife and to...
  • Samuel Isaac Wormser (c.1739 - c.1797)
    Member of the 1st generation of his family to be born in Aldingen, a small farming village in SW Germany, which never grew into a large city. Was a hard-working man and meticulous in the operation of...
  • Peggy Guggenheim (1898 - 1979)
    Marguerite "Peggy" Guggenheim (August 26, 1898 – December 23, 1979) was an American art collector, bohemian and socialite. Born to a wealthy New York City family, she was the daughter of Benjamin Gug...

This project is to further explore the Guggenheim/Wormser family connections started so ably by Elizabeth Plaut, to update and add to that information.

The profiles shown are only a very few of the members of this vast extended family.


The Guggenheim/Wormser Family: A Genealogical 300-Year Memoir [Hardcover]

  • Elizabeth S. Plaut
  • Hardcover: 317 pages
  • Publisher: Ktav Pub Inc (January 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0881255726
  • ISBN-13: 978-0881255720
  • Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.2 inches

The Plaut Family: Tracing the Legacy [Perfect Paperback]

  • Elizabeth S. Plaut, Jonathan V. Plaut (Editor)
  • Perfect Paperback: 420 pages
  • Publisher: Avotaynu (November 1, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1886223343
  • ISBN-13: 978-1886223349
  • Product Dimensions: 10 x 7 x 1.1 inches