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Strauss, Dr. Alfred Adolf[1]

Male 1881 - 1971  (90 years)


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  • Name Strauss, Alfred Adolf  [2, 3
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 5 Mar 1881  Hardheim, Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 5 Mar 1883  Hardheim, Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Immigration 10 Aug 1892  New York, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Rhynland 
    • Travelled with Cousin Albert Strauss
    _FSFTID LV5R-942 
    _UID 7D3AD70D013B4DAC982620575BECF73D80DC 
    Died 1 Apr 1971  Riverside County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6, 7
    Person ID I15117  My Family Tree | Weiss Lang Family Branch
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2018 

    Father Strauss, Adolf,   b. 26 Aug 1848, Hardheim, Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1930, Chewelah, Stevens, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Dilsheimer, Rosa,   b. 27 Feb 1857, Hardheim, Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1909, Hardheim, Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 24 May 1880  Hardheim, Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F5045  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grunsfeld, Hilda N.,   b. 6 Jul 1893, Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1978, Seattle, King, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1917  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
    +1. Strauss, Margery Joan,   b. 16 Aug 1919, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 2004, Seattle, King, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Strauss, Eleanor May,   b. 28 May 1923, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1942, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F2036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Services for Dr. Alfred A. Strauss, 90, a founder of Weiss Memorial Hospital in 1953 and a practicing surgeon in Chicago for 60 years, were held yesterday in Palm Springs, Cal. Dr. Strauss, who lived at 1540 N. Lake Shore Dr., died Thursday in his winter home in Palm Springs. He had been the senior surgeon in Michael Reese and Mount Sinai Hospitals and founded the old Franklin Boulevard Hospital. He was noted for his cancer research and for pioneering several operations in internal medicine. He had been awarded the distinguished service award of the American Society of Abdominal Surgeons and was an honorary president of the Weiss Hospital board. Survivors include his widow, Hilda; a daughter, Mrs. Marjorie Friedlander; a grandchild; four brothers; and two sisters.

      Dr. Alfred A. Strauss, beloved husband of Hilda, nee Grunsfeld; father of Margery [Paul] Friedlander; loving brother of Louis, Lee, Siegfried, Norman, Mrs. Betty Dreifus, and Mrs. Bertha Dannheiser; grandfather of Paul Jr., and John. Funeral services were held April 2, In Palm Springs, Cal. Memorial services will be held in Chicago at a later date. I

  • Sources 
    1. [S901] Peter Strauss Import.

    2. [S894] Family Tree G. Wanitschek, Wanitschek, Gerhard, (17 Aug 2003).

    3. [S1193] World War I Draft Registration Card, middle name (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1193] World War I Draft Registration Card.

    5. [S1180] New York Passenger Lists, (ancestry.com).

    6. [S1602] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security D;).

    7. [S1060] Obituary.

    8. [S670] Cook County Marriage Index, (ancestry.com).