Posted By:Ernie Hurst
Subject:Rudolf HUBER, lived in Falls Co 1879 to 1885
Post Date:January 23, 2002 at 05:32:46
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Forum:Falls County, TX Genealogy Forum
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Here is a summary of what I know about Rudolf and family:

Rudolf HUBER (spelled “Rudolph” in some USA documents but he spelled it “Rudolf”) – b: 1838, Fehraltorf, Kanton Zurich, Switzerland – d: 1936, Dallas, Dallas Co. TX – m: Barbara Emilie FURRER, b: 1863, Zurich, d: 1919, Dallas.

Fathers name = Hans Jakob HUBER. Mothers name UNK. Siblings names = Anna Barbara, m: WINKLER; Konrad; Susana, m: SCHELLENBERG; Gotfried; Anna, m: SCHNEBELI; Elisabetha m: UNK.

Family arrived USA (New York) on ship Denmark, 11 Aug 1873. Lived in Baltimore about a year, Indianapolis about 2 years & went to Texas in Dec 1876. Settled in or near Pattison, Waller Co. TX and lived there until late 1879 or early 1880. Moved to Perry, Falls Co. TX and lived there until about 1885. He is listed on 1880 census in Falls Co. as “Randolph HUBER”. 1885 to 1887 lived near Forrestburg, Montague Co. TX and I believe he owned a farm there. 1887 & 1888 were spent in Denton Co. TX and in 1889 returned to same farm in Montague Co. 1900 census finds him back in Denton, where he lived until 1905 when he moved to Oak Cliff, Dallas Co. TX, where he lived until his death.

Children were:
1. Susie HUBER – b: 1863, Zurich, d: 1951, Los Angeles CA, m: (1) Otto PAULING, 1880, Falls Co. TX (2) George RHEINSCHILD, abt. 1901, Los Angeles (3) WEISHAAR, aft. 1920, Los Angeles.

2. John HUBER – b: 1865, Zurich, d: 1932, Los Angeles, living with uncle, John FURRER in Los Angeles as of 1900 census, m: (1) UNK – divorced before 1900, (2) Bertha KOPENHAGEN, abt. 1904, Los Angeles.

3. Anna Barbara HUBER – b: 1866, Zurich, d: 1924, Dallas, TX, m: Henry C. BOEDEKER, abt. 1890, Dallas.

4. Henry (Heinrich) HUBER – b: 1868, Zurich, d: 1949, Dallas or Denton Co. TX, m: Navada UNKNOWN, abt. 1891, probably in Van Zandt Co. TX.

5. Chris HUBER – b: 1872, Zurich, d: 1947, Dallas,m: Sallie SNEAD, 1904, Dallas.

6. Rudolf HUBER – b: & d: 1876, Indianapolis.

7. Rosa HUBER (my grandmother) – b: 1879, Waller Co. TX, d: 1971, Dallas, m: Ernest L. HURST, 1905, Dallas.

8. Otto HUBER b: 1883, Falls Co. TX, d: 1978, Dallas, m: Flora HIRLINGER, 1908, Dallas