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Adolph Levy Frankenthal

United States consul.

Adolph Levy Frankenthal, United States consul.

Background

Frankenthal, Adolph Levy was born on January 1, 1851 in Lübeck, Germany. Son of L. J. and Henrietta (Hirschberg) Frankenthal.

Education

Educated academics in Lübeek and Hamburg, Germany. Graduate Hamburg, 1864.

Career

Resident of Boston, Massachusetts, since 1871. Naturalized, 1877; manufacturer fancy leather goods in Boston until 1898. Inventor patented violin case.

Since January 6, 1898, United States consul at Berne, Switzerland.

Works

  • Contributor to various Jewish papers in Germany and Switzerland on Hebrew literature, etc.

Connections

Married Boston, October 17, 1877, Ettie J. Jacobs of Halifax, Nova Scoti In business in Hamburg, 1864-1871.

father:
L. J. Frankenthal

mother:
Henrietta (Hirschberg) Frankenthal

spouse:
Boston