According to BPP, a descendant of Martin Pick his wife Selma died in childbirth in 1914.
muzeumzabrze.pl has an article about Martin, derived in part at least from information given by BPP, a descendant of Martin Pick. This gives his date of birth as 25/01/1879 and names both Selma geb. Brauer and Lena geb. Brandt as his wives. The information regarding his children can be categorised as follows:
To Selma in or around Zabrze
Else Auguste Pick born 23/11/1904 in Klein Zabrze, married Bartenstein, perished in the Shoah: deported from Drancy (France) to Auschwitz concentration camp on 10/08/1942;
Arthur Pick born 25/09/1906 in Zabrze, died 16/11/2002 in New York;
Helen Pick born 1908 in Ratibor, married Goldmeier, died 1979 in Great Britain;
To Selma in Breslau (to 1914)
Bertha Pick born 10/10/1912 in Breslau, married Steinitz , died 12/10/1997 in New York;
Rosa Pick born 1914 in Breslau, died there in the same year;
To Helena (mostly) in Breslau
Ismar Pick born in Adelnau;
Hilde Pick born in Breslau, perished in the Shoah;
Heinz Pick born in Breslau;
Paul Pick born in Breslau;
Margot Pick born in Breslau, perished in the Shoah;
Lotte Pick born in Breslau, perished in the Shoah;
Horst Pick born in Breslau, perished in the Shoah.
Martin appears (with a date of birth in 1878) in the Breslau synagogue community address list (ca 1930) at Friedrich Wilhelmstrasse 56, an address he was sharing with a Helene Pick geb. Brandt born 05/04/1893 who is described as "Ehefr" (wife). Martin is described here as a tailor.
Quellen Zur Geschichte Der Juden In Polnischen Archiven gives his date and place of birth as 25/01/1879 in Bitschin and his last residence as Breslau.
Yad Vashem, citing Memorial book "Victims of the Persecution of Jews under the National Socialist Tyranny in Germany 1933 - 1945", records his birth on 25/01/1879 in Bitschin, his deportation from Breslau to Auschwitz concentration camp on 04/03/1943 and his death the following day.
Sources (click here for generic source information)
BPP, a descendant of Martin Pick - name and date of birth: 25 January 1878 or 1879;
muzeumzabrze.pl - birth, death, wives, children and advertisement;
cbj.jhi.pl - entry in Breslau synagogue community address list (ca 1930);
books.google.co.uk - Stefan Grob (Ed.) et al: Quellen Zur Geschichte Der Juden In Polnischen Archiven - Band 2: Ehemalige Preussischen Provinz Schlesien, (De Gruyter), page 143;
sbc.org.pl - Der Oberschlesische Wanderer, Jg. 77, No. 277, 1 December 1904;
sbc.org.pl - Der Oberschlesische Wanderer, Jg. 80, Nr. 253, 2 November 1907;
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