Abraham Mendelssohn Bartholdy Abraham Ernst Mendelssohn Bartholdy (born Abraham Mendelssohn) (10 December 1776 – 19 November 1835) was a German Jewish banker and philanthropist.
Adolf Gusserow Adolf Ludwig Sigismund Gusserow (Berlin July 8, 1836 - Berlin February 8, 1906) was a German gynecologist who was a native of Berlin.
Alexander Carl Otto Westphal Alexander Carl Otto Westphal (18 May 1863, Berlin – 9 January 1941, Bonn) was a German neurologist and psychiatrist.
Alfred Winslow Jones Alfred Winslow Jones (9 September 1900 – 2 June 1989), a sociologist, author, and financial journalist, is credited with forming the first modern hedge fund and is widely regarded as the father ...
Arnold Mendelssohn Arnold Ludwig Mendelssohn (Racibórz, 26 December 1855 – Darmstadt, 18 February 1933) was a German composer and music teacher.
Carl Friedrich Otto Westphal Carl Friedrich Otto Westphal (March 23, 1833, Berlin – January 27, 1890, Kreuzlingen) was a German neurologist and psychiatrist from Berlin.
Daniel Itzig Daniel Itzig (also known as Daniel Yoffe 18 March 1723 in Berlin – 17 May 1799 in Potsdam) was a Court Jew of Kings Frederick II the Great and Frederick William II of Prussia.
Dorothea von Schlegel Dorothea von Schlegel (née Brendel Mendelssohn) (October 24, 1764 – August 3, 1839) was a German novelist and translator.
Emil Bohnke Emil Bohnke (11 October 1888 in Zduńska Wola near Łódź, Poland – 11 May 1928 near Pasewalk) was a German violist, composer and conductor in Berlin.
Ernst Kummer Ernst Eduard Kummer (29 January 1810 – 14 May 1893) was a German mathematician.
Fanny Mendelssohn Fanny Mendelssohn (14 November 1805 – 14 May 1847), later Fanny Cäcilie Mendelssohn Bartholdy and, after her marriage, Fanny Hensel, was a German pianist and composer,...
Felix Mendelssohn Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (3 February 1809 4 November 1847), born and widely known as Felix Mendelssohn was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Roma...
Friedrich Leo Friedrich Leo (July 10, 1851 – January 15, 1914) was a German classical philologist born in Regenwalde, in the then-province of Pomerania (present-day Resko, Poland).
Itzig family Many of the thirteen children of Daniel Itzig and Miriam Wulff, and their descendants and spouses, had significant impact on both Jewish and German social and cultural (especially musical) history.
Jakob Salomon Bartholdy Jakob Ludwig Salomon Bartholdy (May 13, 1779 – July 27, 1825) was a Prussian diplomat, born Jakob Salomon in Berlin of Jewish parentage, and educated at the University of Halle.
Joachim Wach Joachim Ernst Adolphe Felix Wach (January 25, 1898 – August 27, 1955) was a German religious scholar from Chemnitz, who emphasised a distinction between the history of religion and the philosoph...
Johann Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet Johann Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet was a German mathematician with deep contributions to number theory, and to the theory of Fourier series and other topics in mathematical analysis; he is cr...
Josef Block Josef Block (27 November 1863 – 20 December 1943) was a German painter.
Joseph Mendelssohn Joseph Mendelssohn (August 11, 1770 – November 24, 1848) was a German Jewish banker.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel Karl Wilhelm Friedrich (after 1814: von) Schlegel (10 March 1772 – 12 January 1829) was a German poet, literary critic, philosopher, philologist and indologist.
Kurt Hensel Kurt Wilhelm Sebastian Hensel (29 December 1861 – 1 June 1941) was a German mathematician born in Königsberg.
Kurt Mendelssohn Kurt Alfred Georg Mendelssohn FRS (7 January 1906-18 September 1980) was a German-born British medical physicist, elected a Fellow of the Royal Society 1951.
Mendelssohn family The Mendelssohn family are the descendants of the German Jewish philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, and include his grandson, the composer Felix Mendelssohn.
Moses Mendelssohn Moses Mendelssohn (6 September 1729 – 4 January 1786) was a German Jewish philosopher to whose ideas the Haskalah (the 'Jewish enlightenment' of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries)...
Paul Hensel Paul Hugo Hensel (May 17, 1860, Groß-Barthen near Königsberg – November 11, 1930, Erlangen) was a German philosopher, son of the landowner and entrepreneur Sebastian Hensel, brother of the mathe...
Paul Mendelssohn Bartholdy Paul Mendelssohn Bartholdy (born Paul Felix Abraham Mendelssohn Bartholdy; 18 January 1841, Leipzig – 17 February 1880, Berlin) was a German chemist and a pioneer in the manufacture of anili...
Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet Johann Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet (; 13 February 1805 – 5 May 1859) was a German mathematician credited with the modern formal definition of a function.
Philipp Veit Philipp Veit (13 February 1793 – 18 December 1877) was a German Romantic painter.
Rebecka Mendelssohn Rebecka Henriette Dirichlet was a granddaughter of Moses Mendelssohn and the youngest sister of Felix Mendelssohn and Fanny Mendelssohn.
Werner Bergengruen Werner Bergengruen (September 16, 1892 – September 4, 1964) was a Baltic German novelist.
Wilhelm Hensel Wilhelm Hensel (6 July 1794 – 26 November 1861) was a German painter, brother of Luise Hensel, husband to Fanny Mendelssohn, and brother-in-law to Felix Mendelssohn.