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Martina Von Trapp Dupire
Birth: Feb. 17, 1921, Austria
Death: Feb. 25, 1951
Burlington
Chittenden County
Vermont, USA

Performer, part of the von Trapp Family singing group who inspired the film and play "The Sound of Music". The youngest of 7 children of Georg von Trapp and Agathe Whitehead von Trapp, and the step-daughter of Maria von Trapp. Born in the town of Klosterneuburg, near Vienna, she lost her mother to scarlet fever not long after her birth. Martina was portrayed as little Gretl in the film version of The Sound of Music by actress Kym Karath. She was the wife of Canadian Jean Dupire. Cause of death: complications of childbirth (bio by: Maude) 
 
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 Parents:
  Georg Ludwig von Trapp (1880 - 1947)
  Agathe Whitehead von Trapp (1891 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Notburga Dupire (1951 - 1951)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rupert Von Trapp (1911 - 1992)*
  Agathe Johanna Erwina Gobertina von Trapp (1913 - 2010)*
  Maria Agatha Franziska Gobertina Von Trapp (1914 - 2014)*
  Werner Von Trapp (1915 - 2007)*
  Hedwig Von Trapp (1917 - 1972)*
  Johanna Von Trapp (1919 - 1994)*
  Martina Von Trapp Dupire (1921 - 1951)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Trapp Family Lodge Grounds
Stowe
Lamoille County
Vermont, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Maude
Record added: Feb 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17883203
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-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 5, 2016
There is no love, like a motherís love, no stronger bond on earth...Like the precious bond that comes from God, to a mother, when she gives birth./ A motherís love is forever strong, never changing for all time... And when her children need her most, a m...(Read more)
- Soon And Very Soon
 Added: Apr. 29, 2016
So sobering, to realize that childbirth complications were still problematic by the middle of the twentieth century. Rest in peace, Martina. You are not forgotten.
- Soon And Very Soon
 Added: Apr. 17, 2016
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