Agathe's Paternal Side...

Discover Robert Whitehead, British engineer and inventor of the torpedo.

Agathe's Maternal Side...

Discover heroine Countess Ilona Zrínyi (in Hungarian) / Jelena Zrinska (in Croatian).

History and Genealogy...
Learn about the von Trapp and Whitehead families. Discover ten generations, including musicians, artists, ​inventors, doctors, freedom-fighters, and more.

Hope To End All Wars...

Despite building the "ultimate weapon", the invention was meant to end war.

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Next Generations...

How many direct descendants are there from the von Trapp & Whitehead families?

Decorated WWI Hero...

Georg spent 24 years, 4 in training and 20 in service, with the Austro-Hungarian Navy.

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Agathe's Maternal Side...

Discover 18th century Hungarian freedom-fighter Prince Ferenc Rákóczy.

Georg's Paternal Side...

Discover Dr. Eduard Christian Trapp part of a "medical doctor line" of four-generations.

Georg's Maternal Side...

Discover Clementine Emilie Nahl from a 200 year old Nahl family "artistic line".

FAMILY

Agathe's Maternal Side...

Discover Countess Maria Theresia Esterházy de Galántha, tutored by Franz Schubert.

A Long Tradition...

Both Georg and Agathe came from musically and artistically talented families.

Georg and Agathe's Family...

The family came from the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Grand Duchy of Hesse, and England.

A Love Story...

At the turn of the century, set against the backdrop of the Adriatic Coast & ​AH Navy.

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