Karl Bartsch (born 30 may 1890 of Piechanin, Germany) was the son of Gottlieb Bartsch and Johanna Theil. He was married twice... the first time to Herta Von Loehnke. They had two children... Willi Bartsch (born about 1914), and Gretel Bartsch, (born about 1916)... before Herta died about 1917 in Posen, Germany. Karl married again to Anna Stief about 1921. Karl and Anna lived in Charlottenburg, Posen, Germany and had 4 children... Charlotte (about 1922), Gertrude (about 1925), Heinz (about 1927) and Gunter (about 1931).