von Tempsky/Rothrock family:

1.  (Leila) Gwendolyn von Tempsky Bridgeford Rothrock (b. Jan. 14, 1894-
d. May 6, 1974)

2. Mary Catherine Rothrock (b.1917-d.1976) Dau of Dr. Rothrock (and first wife)

3. Dr. Arthur Crawford Rothrock (Sept. 13, 1886 in Reedsville, Pennsylvania-
d. Aug. 9, 1948 ); Physician and surgeon
Director Paia Hospital employed by Maui Agricultural Co.

4. Amy Dulcibella Wodehouse von Tempsky (b.Dec.20, 1866-d. Sept. 2, 1909) Aged 43 years old

“In memory of Amy, beloved wife of L.von Tempsky”

5. Errol Wodehouse von Tempsky (b. 1905-d. 1964) Brother of Gwendolin and Armine von Tempsky

Son of Louis and Amy von Tempsky

6. Louis von Tempsky (b. Feb. 14, 1859 in Glasgow, Scotland-d. Nov. 26, 1922)
“In Memory of our Beloved Dad’; The father of polo on Maui

Manager of Ulupalakua and Haleakala Ranches

Gwendolin von Tempsky


Mary Catherine Rothrock


Dr. Arthur Rothrock


Amy vonTempsky


Errol von Tempsky


Louis von Tempsky




Chronicling America, 1922


  1. Sandy Dillon
    June 7, 2021

    Thank you for making this history available. The Hawaii of long ago days exemplified by this mans spirit. I wish I could have met him.

  2. __
    June 7, 2021

    Kim von Tempsky would agree. Thank you for your comment.

  3. Alexa VT Dudoit
    June 16, 2021

    A wonderful history to be posted for all to see. Amazing family.

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