Dr. Philipp Isaak Keilmann
Riga. 1827/29- 1903
Philipp Isaak Keilmann in 1857 and 1886
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The first Keilmann, named Elias Abram Keylman was born ca. 1742 in a town in Courland and dies 1825 in Schlock near Riga. He was the son of Rabbi Awerbuck / Abram, who took the family name Keyl (e)man, in honor of his late wife Keyla / Keile. Elias Abram Keilman had two sons: Feibus/Feiwush Elias Keilman (born 1773 in Schlock/Sloka, dies 1826 in Riga ) and Noa Elias ( nee 1781 in Schlock/Sloka, dies 1829 in Riga ). The carrier Feibus/Phoibus Elias Keilmann
was married with Blume Ezechiel (b. 1797, d. 1860 in Krakow, Poland).
Blume was a daughter of the censor and Rabbi Moses Ezechiel.
Feibus Elias Keilman was the Shtadlan of the jewish community of Sloca/Schlock.
Their children were:
- Marcus Keilmann ( nee 1797 in Schlock/Courland, dies January 10, 1875 in Riga)
- Itzig/Isaak Feibus Keilmann ( nee 1800 in Schlock, dies between 1855/1868 in Riga)
- Jette Keilmann ( nee 1805 )
- Terze ( Terese ? ) Keilmann ( nee 1810, married 1834,dies ? ).
Isaak Feibus Keilmann worked as an Expeditor and Commis in Riga, Courland and Lithuania. Isaak Feibus was married ( ca. 1820 in Riga ) with Jette Henriette Hinde Cohn ( nee 1808, dies January 1, 1893 in Riga ). Theire childreen were:
- Rebeca ( nee 1822, dies ? )
- Philipp Isaak Keilmann ( nee April 27 1827/29 in Riga, married
* 1st wife . Dec. 19, 1855 in Riga with Henriette Hode , the daughter of the merchant Bentzion Kretschmann , from Mitava. ( marriage record. Page15).
Collegienrath Dr. med. Philipp ben Isaak Keilmann with
wife Henriette and son Isidor, Riga 1857
Dr. Philipp Keilmann, Henriette Hode,
nee Kretschmann and their children Isidor,
Alexander and Victori- Henriette
- Friederika ( nee 1832, dies ? )
- Wilhelmine Minne Mindel ( nee
3.5.1835 in Riga, married March 18 1860 in Riga with the railway
official Jacob David Kantorowitz, dies 1914 in St. Petersburg? )
- Alexandra/Shasche Sara ( nee 1840 in Riga, married Nov. 27. 1864 in Riga with Nikolai Elchone Aron Lissner-Hirschfeld, d. 1919 in Riga )
Wilhelmine Henriette(Minne Mindel) Isaakovna Kantorowitz, geb. Keilmann and her husband, the railway official Jakob Davidov Kantorowitz .
- Charlotte/Slatte ( nee 1842 in Riga, married March 26 1867 with the teacher Hermann Mendelsohn from Mitau, dies ?)
Alexandra Isaakovna Hirschfeld, Lissner, nee Keilmann. Riga ca. 1880.
Marriage record of Nikolai/ Elkan Aronovich Hirshfeld
and Schasche/ Sarah Isaakovna Keilmann.
Officiant: Rabbi Rivlin. Dowry: 2000 Silver rubles
The family foto from the technical direktor Nickolay Elchone Aronovich Lissner
his wife Alexandra Shashe Sara Isaakovna, nee Keilman and
Mathilda/Malka (later married with Jakob Porogovd), Augusta/Guta
(later married with July Dribinovich), Ernestine/Tina (later married with the
merchant Bernhard Friedmann) with Leonhard/Leo (later a dentist in Moscow),
Victor (later a chemistry, later married with Anna Danziger) and
Robert ( later
a greatmerchant, owner of a kork factory in Latvia), Riga ca. 1880.
Nikolai Lissner-Hirschfeld and Alexandra
Lissner-Hirschfeld, nee Keilmann, Riga 1900
- Caroline /Kreine ( nee 1844 in Riga, married June 10, 1873 in Riga with Aron/Alexander Natal Hollender, dies ? )
- Adelheide/Eide (b. 1836 in Riga, babtised?, d.?)
- Chaie/Chaje (b. 1838, d. 1838)
- Moses (b. 1847 in Riga,
worked as a teacher in Ragsa, married 1866 in Riga with Scharlotta
Speyer, emigration 1882 to the USA, d.?).
Dr. med. Philipp Isaak Keilmann
worked as a surgeon and practicak doctor in Riga. He lived and worked
into the Moscow suburb. He was a councillor of state and knight and also
a kahalsman. He worked as an official for jewish affairs in Riga. His
children with his first wife were:
- The dentist and honourabel citizen Isidor/Sidor Isaak Noak Philipp Keilmann
( nee Sept. 19, 1856 in Riga. Suicide on April 20, 1942 in Riga;
married in Riga Apr. 6, 1886 with his cousin Eugenie Jakobovna
Isidor Philipp Keilmann as a memder of
the student corps Concordia Rigensis, Riga 1878.
He was student at the Polytechnicum Riga and at the Univerity of Dorpat.
Isidor Philipp Keilmann, Riga 1925
- Johanna/Hanna Olga Keilmann ( nee April 30, 1858( Birth record. Page12) in Riga, dies April 19, 1919 in Riga ).
- Lidia Lea Keilmann ( nee Sept. 12, 1860 in Riga( Birth record. Page 22) , dies January 7, 1863 in Riga( Death record. Page 5 ).
Johanna/Hanna Olga Keilmann
- Alexandra Keilmann ( nee February 11, 1862 in Riga( Birth record. Page 9) , dies August 8, 1862 in Riga( Death record. Page 17 )
- The gynägologist sand hounorable citizen Dr. med. Alexander Philipovitsch Keilmann ( nee July 12, 1863 in Riga( Birth record.
Page 26) , dies Dec. 24, 1919 in Stettin ).
Alexander Keilmann birth certificate.
" On July 12, 1863, Alexander Keilmann was born to the doctor. med Philipp Keilman and Hode- Jette, née Kretshman.
Circumcision on July 19"
Keilmann was a member of the student corps Fraternitas Rigensis, Dorpat
1885. Alexander Keilmann was later a famous gynecologist in Riga. He
was Head of Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at the city
hospital of Riga and was an owner of a Private Clinic for Gynaecology
and Obstetrics in Riga. He got the titels hounorable citizen, from the
University of Dorpat/Tartu the titel Dr. med. and from the
Univerity of Breslau/Wrozlaw the titel privat lecturer/Privatdozent
Alexander Philipp Keilmann as a member of the
student corps Fraternitas Rigensis, Dorpat 1885
Picture of the Privat Lecture Dr. med. Alexander Philipp Keilman, painted by Theodor Kraus, Riga 1918
- Victoria Henriette Keilmann ( nee June 15, 1866 in Riga.
Her first husband was the med. doctor Wilhem/ Benjamin- Vulf, born in ca 1862 to Moritz/ Movsha- Ovsei Levensohn. They divorced on March 3, 1888.( source)
She married on April 5 1891 with David Motel Izakowitz from Friedrichstadt, dies April 2, 1893 in Riga. They had a daughter named Lydia Rosalia Isakowitz. David and Lydia Isakowitz emigrated to the USA in 1896).
Victoria Keilmann birth cetificate.
" On June 15, 1866, Victoria- Henriette was born to the doctor Phillip Keilmann and Jetta Kretshman from Mitau"
Children of Isidor and Eugenie Keilmann:
- Robert Dupuis's grandfather, the pädiatrican Dr. med. Nikolai Alexander Isidorowitsch Keilmann (
nee July 24, 1896 in Riga, babtised into the reformed church in Riga
1896, killed on March 30, 1942 in the KZ Stutthof/Danzig ).
Dr.med. Nikolai Alexander Sidorovich Keilmann as an emigrant in Bern/Swiss in1936
and a sculpture of him made by his sister Harriet Ellen von Rathlef-Keilmann in 1915/ 1916
- The sculptor Harriet Ellen von Rathlef-Keilmann ( nee Dec. 22, 1886 in Riga, dies May 1, 1933 in Berlin ).
The sculptor Harriet Ellen von Rathlef-Keilmann.
Harriet Keilmann birth certificate
" On December 22, 1886 Harriet was born to the dentist Isidore Pilippovich Keilmann and
Evguenia( Eugenie) Jakovlena"
From left to right: Nikolai Alexander Sidorovich Keilmann, Paul Otto Sidorovich Keilmann and
Harriet Ellen Siderovna Keilmann, Riga 1904
Harriet Ellen Siderovna Keilmann,
sculpting" Mädchen mit Ball"( " Girl with ball") in wood. 1932
The sculptor Rathlef-Keilmann in her last atelier in Berlin,
at the address 'An der Apostelkirche 14', in the year 1932.
Harriet Ellen von Rathlef-Keilmann
a major proponent of Anna Anderson's claim to be Grand Duchess
Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia. She befriended the claimant and wrote a
series of articles about her.( source
- The merchant Paul Otto Keilmann ( nee April 28, 1888 in Riga, dies 1940 in Riga ).
Paul Keilmann birth certificate
" On april 28,1888 Pavel( Paul) was born to the dentist Isidore Philippovich Keilmann and Evgeunia Jakovlevna.
Circumcision on May 8."
Paul Sidorovich Keilman ( married
28.5.1909 in the lutheric St. Peters-Church in Riga with Alide Anna
Bertha Wilson, b 23.12.1882; Paul Keilmann died in Riga, 9.5.1940. they
had three children: Gerta Auguste Paula Kreilmann, nee 2.4.1910 in
Riga, d. 4.5.1971 in Kew, Australia; Hans Keilmann, b. 26.6.1914 in
Riga, d. 25.3.1977 in Kensington, Australia; Karina Ortrud
Keilmann, b. 16.7.1917 in Petrograd, Russia, d. in Belgium)
Passportpicture from Paul Keilmann, Riga 1921. Alide Keilmann.1950 Antwerpen. Gerta, Hans and Karina Keilmann, Riga 1924
Robert Dupuis's great great grandfather was secretly baptized in 1894 in Koenigsberg/Eastprussia( now Kaliningrad) in the Protestant Reformed church (Burgkirche). His wife Eugenie got the baptism with their children, Harriet and Paul in 1896 also in Koenigsberg/Eastprussia. Isidor goes the secretly babtising cause of to the anti-Semitic policies in Russia and the numerous pogroms.
Familie and his relatives should not notice the baptism. He could be
registered with the baptismal certificate in the registry of the German.
The dentist Eugenie Jakobovna Keilmann, nee Kantorowitz. Riga 1889 and 1910
meeting in Riga: from left to right Eugenie Jakobovna Keilmann, nee
Kantorowitz with her little daughter Harriet (sitting in the front) and
her parents the railway official Jakob Davidov Kantorowitz and
Wilhelmine (Minne Mindel) Isaakovna Kantorowitz, nee Keilmann,
Wilhelmines sister Alexandra Hirschfeld-Lissner with her three
daughters Mathilde, Ernestine and Auguste Hirschfeld-Lissner, Riga 1890
* Dr Philipp Keilmann's
second wife was Hulde
bat Julius Hirsch
from Memel, They married on August 27, 1887 in Riga( Marriage record
. Page 45)
Marriage record of Dr Philipp and Hulde,
the daughter of Julius Hirsh on August 27, 1887.
Hulde was 33 years old.
From left to right: Hulda bat Julius Keilman, nee
Hirsch, Dr. Philipp
Keilman and their children Maria Margareta and Daniel
Egon, Riga 1896
Philipp and Hulde Keilman had children:
- Daniel- Egon
- Maria Margareta
, who married Prof. Dr. med Herrmann Josephi.
Dr Philipp Isaak Keilman
died on April 18,1903 in Riga.
Dr. Philipp Keilman death record( Raduraksti. Page 26)
" On april 18,1903 the councillor of state, Dr. med Philipp Izakovich Keilman died of a
blood disease at the age of 74"
Photos and info submitted by Robert Dupuis, Dr Philipp Isaak Keilmann's great-great-greatgrandson. Germany
Done in November 2012 by Christine Usdin