Baron Adolph Carl von Rothschild

Baron Adolph Carl von Rothschild

Male 1823 - 1900  (77 years)    Has 6 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Adolph Carl von Rothschild 
    Prefix Baron 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 1823 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1900 
    Person ID I303205  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2001 

    Father Baron Karl Mayer von Rothschild,   b. 1788,   d. 1855  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Adelheid Herz,   b. 1800,   d. 1853  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 1818 
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Family ID F121618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Baroness Julie von Rothschild,   b. 1830,   d. 1907  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1850 
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2001 
    Family ID F121636  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In 1861 Garibaldi's Red Shirts stormed southern Italy. What had been the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies became part of unified Italy. The Rothschild bank at Naples closed its portals because there was no longer a Neapolitan monarch to loan to. Adolph, son of the founder, Carl, did not care to do business with lesser principals and followed the royal family into France. A nice difference obtained between the two expatriates. In Paris the king became an ex-king, but Rothschild was not an ex-Rothschild.
      His exile proved no less noble than his former native household. The Empress of Austria (who became so intimate with his wife Julie) was only one of many illustrious guests in his several residences.
      But Adolph had no children. His brother Wilhelm had three; brother Mayer, seven. All ten were---supreme frustration---girls. In this unrelieved femininity lay the demise of the Italian branch and, as a matter of fact, of the German as well.

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