BEETHOVEN
IMPORTANT FAMILIES


Compiled by Gary D. Evans

Last Updated: March 11, 2017 12:59 PM



IMPORTANT FAMILIES
von Breuning:

Helene [1750-1838] - widowed at age 26
Emanuel Joesph [died 10/11/1740]
Christof [5/13/1771 - 1841]
Stephan [8/17/1774-6/4/1827] - "Steffan" - 2nd marriage to Constanze - 3 children
* Son Gerhard [8/28/1813-1892] - When age 12 - 14, met & befriended B. until B's death.
* Daughter Marie [ - ]
* Daughter _______ [ - ]
* Lorenz [1777-98] - "Lenz"
* Eleonore Brigitte [4/23/1772 - 1841] - married Franz Gerhard Wegeler in 1802 Koch Bonn family.
Koch
"Widow" - Bonn Family who operated an inn that B. frequented.
*Daughter: Barbara (Babette) close to B. in Bonn. He wrote to her from Vienna.
Lichnowsky
Prince Karl - (younger brother was Count Moritz) and his wife: Princess Christiane nee Thun

von Brunsvik:
Count Anatol & Anna - Hungarian aristoc. w/ ?5 children.(sisters grew up in castle of Maronvasar):

* Maria Theresa [1775 - 1861] - One of B's students; a cousin of Giuletta Guicciardi; husband died 1804, after ? mar.proposed.
* Franz [1777-1849] - Cellest (received ded op57,77); Close friend w/ B.
* Josephine [1779-1821] - One of B's students and possibly a love; a cousin of Giuletta Guicciardi.
* Charlotte [1782-1843]
?? Julietta [ - ] Therese von Brunswick is buried near her sister, Julia

Guicciardi
Countess Giulietta [1784-1856] - piano lessons 1801. B. Romance. 1803 married Ct.Gallenberg; cousin of Maria/Josephine Brunsvik.

Deym
Count Joseph Deym [ -1804] - married 1799 Josephine nee Brunsvik [1779-1821], 3 children.
* ________
* ________
* ________

Josephine became close to B.after the Count's death in 1804 but by 1807 relationship cooled.
In1810 she remarried C. Christoph von Stackelberg w/ separation 1813. They had 3 children from this marriage:
* ________
* ________
* Minona [1813- ]

Bigot
Marie nee Kiene [1786-1820]:Pianist; friend. Played appassionata from sight. Husband was Count Razumovsky's librarian.

Erody
Countess Anna Marie [1779-1837] - Friend and advisor from ~ 1803.
* Marie (Mimi) - daughter
* Friederike (Fritzi) - daughter
* August (Gusti) - died 1816 (possible abuse by Joseph Brauchle, family tutor).
Was to have had Piano Trio in f dedicated to him but w/ his death, it was never completed.

Malfatti
Dr. Giovanni (Johann) Malfatti [1775-1859] - (He was ennobled 1837).
Met B. thru Gleichenstein (whose family was ennobled 1746).
Treated final, fatal illness along with several other physicians. Family ennobled 1785.
Giovanni Malfatti's brother had 2 daughters:
* Therese [1802-1851] - received Fur Elise, marriage proposal by B.
* Anna [1792- ] - married Gleichenstein 1811

Brentano
Antonie [May 28, 1780-May 12,1869] - her grandfather obtained ennoblement.
Franz
Mathilia [1799-1800]
Georg [1801-1852]
Maximiliane [1802-1861]
Josefa [1804-1875]
Francisca [1806-1839]
Karl [1813-1850] Bettine [1785-1859]

Streicher
Johann Andreas [1761-1833]
Anna Maria (Nanette) nee Stein [1769-1833] - piano makers; close friend. esp1817-1818
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