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  • Alexander Uri Horwitz (1877 - 1943)
    Alex Horwitz born on 03 May 1877 in Bünde / Herford / Westfalen resident of Berlin (Charlottenburg) Emigration 1933 to Niederlande Imprisonment 26/27 January 1943 - 29 January 1943, Vught-Her...
  • Charlotte Schiff (c.1852 - d.)
  • Frieda Horwitz (1897 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Horwitz, Frieda Frida geborene Kaschmann geboren am 17. April 1897 in Kassel / - / Hessen-Nassau wohnhaft in Kassel Deportation: ab Kassel-Chemnitz 07. Se...
  • Gertrud Grünfeld (1898 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Grünfeld, Gertrud Gertrude geborene Horwitz geboren am 10. Dezember 1898 in Hamburg / - / Hansestadt Hamburg wohnhaft in Flacht Deportation: ab Mainz-Darm...
  • Hugo Horwitz (1897 - 1940)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Horwitz, Hugo geboren am 12. August 1897 in Hamburg / - / Hansestadt Hamburg wohnhaft in Hamburg Inhaftierung: 23. Juni 1938 - 29. März 1939, Sachsenhause...

About the Horwitz surname

The name originates from the town of Horovice in Bohemia, now the Chech republic. The German spelling of the town is Horowitz. The name can be spelled in many ways including beginning with a G as in Gurevich for those from eastern european gountries where ther is no H in the alphabet.