Moses and Miena (née Ledermann) MÜHLFELDER: Descendants List

Moses and Miena/Minna (née Ledermann) family formed their family in Bauerbach family, but in what was a typical pattern, their children moved away. The marriage of Jonas Mühlfelder to Amalie Frankenberg brought one branch of the family to Themar, at least for awhile. Jonas and Amalie lived in Themar in the 1890s and their three sons, Julius, Lothar and Max, were born there. By the early 1900s, the entire family had left Themar, first for Meiningen and then for Suhl. The three sons married three sisters from Haßfurt/Bavaria, the daughters of

Below is the outline of this branch of the rather large Mühlfelder family that intersected with the story of Themar.

  • Moses Meier MÜHLFELDER, b. 23 Mar 1813 Bauerbach/Thur, d. 14 Aug 1893 Bauerbach
  • └∞ Miena/Minna LEDERMANN, b. 10 Nov 1826 Bauerbach/Thur, d. 10 Apr 1908 Reyersbach
  •      1. Jacob MÜHLFELDER, b. 24 Oct 1853 Bauerbach/Thur, d. 21 Oct 1922 Hildburghausen
  •      1. Fanni MÜHLFELDER, b. 1 Dec 1855 Bauerbach/Thur, d. 6 Dec 1941 Bastheim/Bavaria
  •      1. Louis MÜHLFELDER, b. 4 Aug 1858 Bauerbach/Thur, d. 9 Feb 1940 Unna/NRW
  •      └∞ Bluma/Blumchen CRAMER, b. 22 May Gleicherwiesen, d. 24 Jan 1922 Unna/NRW
  •           2. Rosy MÜHLFELDER, b. 27 Jul 1890 Bauerbach/Thur, murdered 19 Apr 1943 Majdanek KZ
  •           └∞ Armin HOLLÄNDER, b. 7 Oct 1876 Bibra/Thur, d. 9 Nov 1941 Unna/NRW
  •                3. Werner HOLLÄNDER, b. 11 Jul 1911 Unna/NRW, d. 16 May 1967 Scott/Iowa
  •                3. Gerda HOLLÄNDER, b. 14 Mar 1919 Unna/NRW, d. 5 Jun 1999 Dallas/Texas
  •           2. Max MÜHLFELDER, b. 2 Aug 1895 Bauerbach/Thur, d. 26 Jan 1917 (WWI)
  •      1. Maier MÜHLFELDER, b. 1860 Bauerbach/Thur
  •     └∞ Johanna SELIGMANN, b. Mönchen-Gladbach
  •      1. Jonas MÜHLFELDER, b. 17 Aug 1863 Bauerbach/Thur, d. 2 Nov 1931 Suhl/Thur
  •     └∞ Amalie FRANKENBERG, b. 17 June 1862, Marisfeld, d. 18 Dec 1931 Meiningen/Thur
  •           2. Julius MÜHLFELDER, b. 18 Dec 1891 Themar, d. 6 Sept 1976 Livingston/New Jersey
  •           └∞ Minna FRANK, b. 8 Jan 1896 Haßfurt/Bavaria, d. 2 Feb 1973 Livingston/New Jersey
  •                3. Ludwig MÜHLFELDER, b. 13 Jun 1924 Suhl, d. 9 Jan 2004 Livingston/New Jersey
  •                3. Ellen MÜHLFELDER, b. 25 Oct 1928 Suhl
  •           2. Lothar MÜHLFELDER, b. 10 May 1900 Themar, d. 1984 Haifa/Israel
  •          └∞ Hanna FRANK, b. Haßfurt/Bavaria
  •           2. Max MÜHLFELDER, b. 2 Nov 1904 Themar, d. March 1979 Queens/NY
  •          └∞ Klara/Claire FRANK,b. 19 Apr 1902 Haßfurt/Bavaria

Sources:
1. Siegfried Wolf, ”Juden in Thüringen 1933-1945: Biographische Daten” vol. 1 & 2.
2. Ludwig Mühlfelder, Because I Survived: An Autobiography, 2001/Weil ich übrig geblieben bin. Ein jüdisches Überlebensschicksal aus Suhl in Thüringen und Amerika 1924-1994
3. For the story of the Holländer family in Unna, see Stolpersteine in Unna 2007-2012 (in German) https://www.freundeskreis-ha-kochaw.de/fileadmin/user_upload/freundeskreis/Download/Stolpersteine_in_Unna__2007_2012.pdf