Tathamfamilyhistory
The Tathams of County Durham
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]

Georg Waldemar von Tunzelmann

Male 1795 -



  • Name Georg Waldemar von Tunzelmann  [1, 2
    Birth 03 Oct 1795  Arensburg, Oesel, Estonia Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2
    • son of Johann Georg von Tunzelmann (1754-1803) & Anna Helene Wilhelmine von Stackleberg (1774-1854), marr Rotzikull, Oesel, 20 Jun 1792. [2]
    Marriage 31 Oct 1824  Förby, Estonia Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Julia von Dahl,   b. 19 Sep 1807, Pernau, Estonia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. abt Feb 1852, Islington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Mar 1851  Teacher of German  [1
    Residence Mar 1851  24 Hemingford Villas, Islington Find all individuals with events at this location   [1
    Death
    • d. Wiesbaden 1843 per Coombs tree; but listed at Islington in 1851 E&W census.
    Person ID I5647  Tatham | Heathcote branch | Parent of spouse
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2014 

    Family Julia von Dahl,   b. 19 Sep 1807, Pernau, Estonia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. abt Feb 1852, Islington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Marriage 31 Oct 1824  Förby, Estonia Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Notes 
    • Long established NZ family of Livonian/Estonian origin.
    • Nicholas von Tunzelmann was one of the first Europeans to settle the Wakatipu area. "It was in [1860] that William Gilbert Rees and Nicholas von Tunzelmann made their way down the Cardrona Valley over the Crown Range and down to the Queenstown Bay. They had been part of a party of men who set out from Oamaru and travelled through Wanaka. Many of the party turned back due to the harsh conditions but Ress and von Tunzelmann liked what they saw at Queenstown Bay and returning to Dunedin they applied for grazing licences for the area." [Dunedin Family History Group, monthly newsletter, issue 76, Apr 2014]
    • also resid Mar 1851: son Waldemar, 19 b Livonia, student at University College; dau Maria, 15 b Prussia.
    Children 
    +1. John Emanuel von Tunzelmann,   b. 26 May 1839, Arensburg, Oesel, Estonia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1898, Seacliff Lunatic Asylum, Dunedin, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 04 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F2035  Family Group Sheet

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 03 Oct 1795 - Arensburg, Oesel, Estonia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 31 Oct 1824 - Förby, Estonia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 31 Oct 1824 - Förby, Estonia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mar 1851 - 24 Hemingford Villas, Islington Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Maps 
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : Town/District       : County/Region       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S01] Census, UK, 1851.
      age 55 b Livonia, Germany

    2. [S08] Family Trees & Websites, Coombs Family Tree.
      on ancestry.com accessed 24 Aug 2014