My mother was a Binder..both her and her father Karl Binder (and his father as well)were born in Austria. This branch of theBinder family descends from Hungarian winefarming roots..
We had some portraits dated in the 1700's painted in Hungary.
My Grandfather died in Vienna in the early 1960ies. He had been a director of an Austrian Insurance company and ran the branch in Praguefor 30 years up until the outbreak of war. My GrandmotherIda died in the mid 60ies .My mother IDA (spent some 10 years of her childhood in Prague)died 3 years ago.age 95 in South Africa where we lived from 1943 after leaving France where I was born
There are 2 Binder females living in Vienna..both widows of Binder Husbands.
My Grandfather was born at the railway station in Lintz Austria. His father was the station master.
One of my grandfathers brothers spent some years in China, returned to Austria for a while and then left for South America at some stage and was never heard of again...