Obviously our family has problems with a genetical diseases, one of them was epilepsy, another -still undefined- was paranoia like.
Paul Huthsteiner was most time of his life in hospital and finally died there. In his records it was mentioned that also his father’s sister – still not identified – suffered from epilepsy and had been in hospital in the city of Bielefeld.
His father Robert Emil Huthsteiner committed suicide in 1924.
Friedrich August Huthsteiner was in Colditz asylum, a state owned hospital for insane people, where he died in 1887 after 6 years. Amongst other things he suffered from persecution mania.
It was recorded that also a sister of him had been diagnosed insane, but died before 1881.