Sophiengemeinde Cemetery, Ackerstrasse, Berlin, Germany

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1BachWilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bachfirst name on this monument1759861845id: BLNSKBach2575661071Grandson of Johann Sebastien Bach; and son of Johann Christoph Bach; Wilhelm was trained by his uncles and eventually became a royal chapel-master in Berlin. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilhelm_Friedrich_Ernst_Bach

2BeusterJohannes Beusterfirst name on this monument1863641927id: BLNSKBeuster2575511069Horticulturalist
Auguste Beuster

3BotheBetty Bothefirst name on this monument1852761928id: BLNSKBothe2575541071
Carl Bothe1841771918
Gerda Bothe1892531945
Rosalie Bothe1879721951

4FerrariClara Ferrarifirst name on this monument1858711929id: BLNSKLiebig2575561077
Elsbeth Liebig1880251905
Otto Liebig1875671942 Veterinary surgeon

5GanertAugust Ganertfirst name on this monument1835711906id: BLNSKGanert1&1
(2 images)
2575701070Gentleman of private means (rentier)
Auguste Ganert1839741913
Werner Ganert1898

6HafkeWalter Hafkefirst name on this monument1894251919id: BLNSKHafke25755210813
Anna Hafke1855841939
Erika Hafke1925772002
Friedrich Hafke1860701930
Gerhard Hafke1909771986
Martha Hafke1910531963

7HerfortHelene Herfortfirst name on this monument1871821953id: BLNSKHerfort1&1
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Carl Herfort1866431909 Factory-owner
Erna Herfort1893841977
Erwin Herfort1896571953

8KolloWalter Kollofirst name on this monument1878621940id: BLNSKKollo2575681069Popular composer of operettas; light operas; musicals and film music; and popular music. His son also became a composer; and his grandson is a Wagnerian tenor. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Kollo
Marie Kollo1883711954

9KutznerJohanna Kutznerfirst name on this monument1804841888id: BLNSKKutzner1&1
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Minna Hartmanndaughter of Johanna Kutzner1846551901 Foster-daughter (pflegetochter)
Carl Kutznerson of Johanna Kutzner1834681902 Artist
Theodor Kutznerson of Johanna Kutzner1831741905

10LentzBertha Lentzfirst name on this monument1875681943id: BLNSKLentz1&1
(2 images)
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Bertha Lentz1845841929
Julius Lentz1842641906 Gentleman of private means (rentier)
Margarete Lentz1872881960
Max Lentz1878551933

11LortzingAlbert Lortzingfirst name on this monument1801501851id: BLNSKLortzing2575671070Highly regarded in his day; Lortzing was a composer; actor and singer who specialised in the 'comic opera' genre. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Lortzing

12MaiWilhelm Maifirst name on this monument1850691919id: BLNSKMai2575601068Gentleman of private means (rentier)

13MoritzWilly Moritzfirst name on this monument1877431920id: BLNSKMoritzGoetz2575551074
Emil Goetze1878611939

14PestFranz Pestfirst name on this monument1917id: BLNSKPest2575721074
Gerhard Bolctmanngrand son of Franz Pest1942 Killed in action
Bruno Bolctmann1887641951
Margareta Bolctmann1897661963
Elise Pest1868

15ReddiesFranz Reddiesfirst name on this monument1889551944id: BLNSKReddies2575581068
Margarete Reddies1902581960

16RichterAuguste Richterfirst name on this monument1796751871id: BLNSKRichter2575641073
Alfred D Richter1854611915
Auguste Richter1880391919
Minna Richter1879
Rudolf Richter1932
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17SchubertCarl Schubertfirst name on this monument1870561926id: BLNSKSchubert2575591067Master butcher
Kurt Schubert1896541950
Martha Schubert1867781945

18SchäferFrieda Schäferfirst name on this monument1889411930id: BLNSKSchäfer2575651067
Paul Schäfer1875841959

19StegenJohanna Stegenfirst name on this monument1793491842id: BLNSKStegen25756910701Heroine of the battle of Lüneberg in 1813; when she rushed ammunition to the Prussian front line leading to a Prussian victory over Napoléon. She is still commemorated each year in Lüneberg. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johanna_Stegen
Wilhelm Hindersinhusband of Johanna Stegen1792711863 Corporal in the regiment aided by his future wife in 1813 at Lüneberg. Later served in the war ministry.

20StürmerAndreas Stürmerfirst name on this monument1873581931id: BLNSKStürmer2575631070Factory-owner
Charlotte Campe1897721969
Auguste Stürmer1875891964
Elsa Stürmer1905581963

21WeiseR Weisefirst name on this monument1876691945id: BLNSKHorn1&1
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Hedwig Horn1867771944
Lisa-auguste Horn1845691914
Richard Horn1840751915 Accountant
A Weise1880771957

22WerneckePaul Werneckefirst name on this monument1869561925id: BLNSKWernecke2575571083Merchant
Emma Franke1876721948
George Werneckeson of Paul Wernecke1918 NCO; Killed in action in France; 17th September 1918

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