Victor Ehrenberg (jurist)

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Victor Ehrenberg
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Ehrenberg in 1926
Born Victor Gabriel Ehrenberg
(1851-08-22)August 22, 1851
Wolfenbüttel, Duchy of Brunswick
Died March 10, 1929(1929-03-10) (aged 77)
Göttingen, Germany
Occupation Jurist
Spouse(s) Elise Marie A. Helene von Jhering (1852-1920)
Children Hedwig Martha Ehrenberg
Relatives Victor Ehrenberg
Ben Elton
Geoffrey Elton
Lewis Elton

Victor Gabriel Ehrenberg (August 22, 1851 - March 10, 1929) was a German jurist.

Ehrenberg was born in Wolfenbüttel, Duchy of Brunswick. He is the uncle of historian Victor Ehrenberg, Geoffrey and Lewis Elton's great uncle and great-great uncle to Ben Elton.

He gave lectures at Universities of Göttingen (1877-), Rostock (1882), again Göttingen (1888), Leipzig (1911–1922).

He married Elise Marie A. Helene (née von Jhering; 1852-1920),[1] daughter of the legal historian Rudolf von Jhering (1828–1892).

Their daughter Hedwig Martha Ehrenberg (1891–1972) married scientist Max Born.

Their son Rudolf Ehrenberg was professor for physiology and medicine at the University of Goettingen.

Ehrenberg was also the great-grandfather of Australian singer and actress Olivia Newton-John.

He died in Göttingen.

Works[edit]

  • Versicherungsgeschicht, 1893
  • Die deutsche Rechtsgeschichte und die juristische Bildung, 1894

References[edit]

  1. ^ Martin Luther Genealogy Browse -- J at www.members.tripod.com

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