Hitler’s nephew, who he would come to call “my loathsome nephew”, was originally named William Patrick Hitler, but he later changed it to William Patrick Stuart-Houston to distance himself from his uncle’s name after WWII. William was born in Liverpool, the son of Adolf Hitler’s half brother, Alois Hitler, Jr., and an Irish woman named Bridget Dowling.
Adolf Hitler was born on April 20, 1889 in Braunau, Austria, a small town across the Inn River from Germany. Soon after Hitler's birth, his father, Alois Hitler, moved the family to Linz, Austria. Hitler attended school in Linz and at first was a good student, but in high school he was a very poor student. Hitler's academic abilities angered his father because his father hoped that Hitler would study to become a government worker as he had been. Hitler, however, wanted to become an artist.
(Hitler's half brother) Alois Hitler Jr. born in 1882 was an eccentric and unable would-be entrepreneur who will do nothing in life until his half brother Adolf became Chancellor. He then opened a restaurant in Munich that will become a popular drinking hole for Stormtroopers.
William-Patrick-Hitler Hitler's half-brother Alois married Bridget Dowling, a convent girl from Clondalkin in Co. Dublin, after they met at the Dublin Horse Show in 1909. Although Alois Hitler had intimated that he was a wealthy Austrian hotelier, her family soon found out that he was working in a lowlier position as a waiter in the Shelbourne Hotel. The Dowling family tried to stop the budding romance but Bridget was besotted with the future Fuhrer's brother and the couple eloped to…