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Submitted by Graeme Boocock

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - German
Approval Date: 5/1/2019 4:12 PM
Family Surname: Abramowitz, Sonnenfeld
Country: Germany
Town: Mahlow
Date of Image: February 22, 1909
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This is the death certificate of Adolf Abramowitz, son of Markus Abramowitz and Fanny Sonnenfeld.

If possible, I would like to have a translation of the complete record.

I am, however, primarily interested in any stated cause of death (which we do not know), and any details concerning occupation, residence, relationships, and informant details.

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On  Response 
5/2/2019 10:56 AM No. 22.

Mahlow, on the 22nd of February, 1909.
Today there appeared before the undersigned Registrar the Head Caretaker and Inspector Erich Wunderlich,
known to him,
residing in Lichtenrade, Glasower-Chausee 5,
and reported that the bookkeeper Adolf
Abramowitz
23 years old, Jewish religion,
residing in Lichtenrade, Sanatorium „Birkenhaag“
born in Riehtz [sic; possibly means Rietz], “Austria” Schlesien [Silesia], unmarried

son of the merchant Markus Abramowitz
and his wife Fanny nee Sonnen-
feld, both residing in Charlottenburg, Nieburstr___ [cut off; possibly meant Niebuhrstrasse]
died in Lichtenrade, Sanatorium “Birkenhaag”
on the twenty-second of Feburary
of the year one thousand nine hundred and nine
at about seven-thirty in the morning.

The person notifying explained that he has personal knowledge of the aforementioned death.

Read, approved, and signed
Erich Wunderlich

The Registrar,
as representative
Brandt [?]

[penciled at the bottom left corner, partially cut off]:
(the first word is hard to decipher; I’m still working on it)
Mental illness
Feb__ [perhaps the date of death]
5/3/2019 3:44 AM the firs pencil word is
Herzlaehmung = means something like
heart paralysis

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