*1881 Census (3 years later) he is the family head named as Franzt(not Otto)
1891 Census (10 years later) he is named as Otto.
Henry Kosbab's marriage certificate names his father as Otto.
Franzt and Otto appear to be the same person 1881 = 40 1891 = 50
Questions about Otto Kosbab:
What college or university could he have taught Mathematics at?
What college or university are near the river Thames?
His occupation was noted as Gardener so why, or how could he also beena teacher?
If Otto/Henry/Franzt was capable of speaking 7 different languages,why would he have been a mere gardener, or even taught Mathematics?
Apparently could speak 7 languages - linguist
Story: Eloped because he got Louise into trouble.He appears to haveused either of the 3 christian
Noted on son Charles marriage certificate as HenryPrussian Army
Marched to church
The head of the Kosbab empire in the UK. While we know a lot abouthis wife and children, we know very little about him. We do not knowexactly when and where he born, parents, brothers and sisters.Education etc etc.
He was a professor of Mathematics and taught at a college in England(although, when the story was related, the word University wasmentioned) down by the river Thames. The story goes that Otto Kosbabmarried one of his German students, Louise Hunchen. (see below)
*1881 Census - Name recorded as Frantz Husbert
- 1841 - Birth -
- 1881 - Census - ; 12 Queen Sq Twickenham Middlesex
- 1892 - Death - ; 93 St Margarets Grove, Twickenham Middlesex
- 1881 - Occupation - Gardener (Dom)
- Nobility Title - Mr
Otto Henry Frantz Kosbab
1841 - 1892
|PARENT (M) Otto Henry Frantz Kosbab|
|Death||1892||93 St Margarets Grove, Twickenham Middlesex|
|Marriage||1870||to Louise Auguste Huenchen|
|PARENT (F) Louise Auguste Huenchen|
|Death||1897||93 St Margarets Grove, Twickenham, Middlesex|
|Marriage||to Louise Auguste Huenchen|
|Marriage||1870||to Otto Henry Frantz Kosbab|
|Father||Friedrich August Huenchen|
|Mother||Christiane Wilhelmine Hoenecke|
|M||Charles Henry Kosbab|
|Birth||1882||8 Coles Buildings, Twickenham, Middlesex, England|
|Marriage||26 AUG 1912||to Selina Fanny Davis at Richmond, Surrey, England|
|Birth||1888||8 Coles Buildings, Twickenham, Middlesex, England|
|F||Louisa Henrietta Kosbab|
|Birth||17 MAR 1878||8 Coles Buildings, Twickenham, Middlesex, England|
|Birth||1890||8 Coles Buildings, Twickenham, Middlesex, England|
|M||Henry G Kosbab|
|Birth||1877||Twickenham, Middlesex, England|
|Death||1936||Richmond, Surrey, England 1st Qtr 2A 185|
|Marriage||06 MAY 1901||to Maud Mary Westlake at Brentford, Middlesex, England|
|Marriage||04 MAY 1901||to Maud Mary Westlake at Brentford Middlesex|