Haibel-Weber, Sophie

SINGER (AUSTRIA)
BORN c1767, Mainz, Hessen - DIED 26 Oct 1846, Salzburg
GRAVE LOCATION Salzburg: Kommunalfriedhof, Gneiser Strasse 8 (Gruppe 16 (Ehrengrab) )

Younger sister of Constanze Weber, who married Wolfgang amadeus Mozart. She was trained as a singer. She supported Mozart on his deathbed and witnessed his death in 1791.

The composer Jakob Haibel left his first wife in 1804 to be with Sophie. After her death he married Sophie on 7 Jan 1807. After his death in 1826 she went to Salzburg where Constanze still lived. she died there in 1846. In 1895 her remains were transferred from the St. Sebastiansfriedhof to the Kommunalfriedhof.

Related persons
• is brother/sister of Lange-Weber, Aloisia
• has a connection with Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
• is brother/sister of Weber, Constanze

Sources
Ehrengrab Alois Taux - Stadt Salzburg

Images

The grave of Alois Taux, Aloisia Lange and Sophie Haibel at the Kommunalfriedhof, Salzburg.
Picture by Androom (29 Aug 2009)

 

The grave of Alois Taux, Aloisia Lange and Sophie Haibel at the Kommunalfriedhof, Salzburg.
Picture by Androom (29 Aug 2009)

 


Haid, Liane

Published: 8 Feb 2015
Last update: 8 Feb 2015