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Re: Stuebing,Gerfers,Kneupper, Kendalia TX-San Antonio
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: August 08, 2010 at 20:12:57
In Reply to: Stuebing,Gerfers,Kneupper, Kendalia TX-San Antonio by Larry Gosnell of 1116

Are you sure about date of death for George? Ada died 1969 and already is listed as "widow."

TX Dth Idx thru 1976 -- http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html?..#w=;p=2;c=1320964;t=searchable -- You can view digitized copy of original death record, see more details, make copies and look for others, too.

Name: Ada A. Steubing
Death Date: 27 Jun 1969
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 76 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 09 Feb 1893
Birthplace: Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: August Gerfers
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Mary Kneupper
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Cemetery: Mission Burial Park
Burial Place: San Antonio, Texas
Burial Date: 30 Jun 1969
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2137444
Digital Film Number: 4030099
Image Number: 2048
Reference Number: Cn 39074
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Ada's brother:

Name: Richard Peter Gerfers
Death Date: 24 Jun 1970
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: w
Death Age: 78 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 29 Jul 1891
Birthplace: Texas, United States
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: August Gerfers
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Mary Kneupper
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation:
Place of Residence:
Cemetery: Mission Burial Park
Burial Place: San Antonio, Texas
Burial Date: 26 Jun 1970
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2218824
Digital Film Number: 4168915
Image Number: 131
Reference Number: 39121
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Their father, he's listed as widowed:

Name: August P. Gerfers
Death Date: 26 Sep 1922
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 54 years 5 months 17 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 09 Apr 1868
Birthplace: Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Theo Gerfers
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Merchant
Place of Residence: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Cemetery: Mission Buriel Pk
Burial Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Burial Date: 28 Sep 1922
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2074634
Digital Film Number: 4166811
Image Number: 2557
Reference Number: 25250
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Apparently Theo, father of August, is short for Theordore. This gives you the given name of August's mother, too.

1880 census Kendall Co, TX:

Catagory: Name; Relationship to head of household; Marital Status; Gender; Race; Age; Birthplace; Occupation; Father's Birthplace; Mother's Birthplace.

Theodore GERFERS Self M Male W 39 PRUSSIA Sheep Raiser PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Catherine GERFERS Wife M Female W 35 PRUSSIA Keeping House PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Matilda GERFERS Dau S Female W 13 TX PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
August GERFERS Son S Male W 12 TX At School PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Hermann GERFERS Son S Male W 10 TX PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Gustav GERFERS Son S Male W 8 TX PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Pauline GERFERS Dau S Female W 7 TX PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Henry GERFERS Son S Male W 5 TX PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Joseph GERFERS Son S Male W 3 TX PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Julie GERFERS Dau S Female W 1 TX PRUSSIA PRUSSIA

Here are some of the children of Theodore and Catherine/Katherine. Now you have her maiden name;

Name: Mary Anna Kretzer
Death Date: 05 Jan 1951
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas
Gender: Female
Race: white
Death Age: 68 years 5 months 26 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 09 Jul 1882
Birthplace: Blanco Co., Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name: Edward
Father's Name: Theodore Gerfers
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Name: Katherine Krause
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Occupation: Housework
Place of Residence: San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas
Cemetery: San Jose Burial Park
Burial Place: San Antonio, Texas
Burial Date: 08 Jan 1951
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2074651
Digital Film Number: 4166815
Image Number: 323
Reference Number: item 1 cn 00261
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Julia Elbel
Death Date: 25 Jan 1963
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 84 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 20 Oct 1878
Birthplace: Kendalia, Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Theodore Gerfers
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Katherine Krause
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Cemetery: Sunset Memorial Park
Burial Place: San Antonio, Texas
Burial Date: 26 Jan 1963
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2117173
Digital Film Number: 4028527
Image Number: 2986
Reference Number: cn 00452
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Mathilde Schmidt
Death Date: 01 Jul 1949
Death Place: Blanco Co., Texas
Gender: Female
Race: W
Death Age: 82 years 9 months 18 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 13 Sep 1866
Birthplace: Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Theodore Gerfers
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Name: Catherine Krause
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Occupation: Retired
Place of Residence: Blanco Co., Texas
Cemetery: Gerfers
Burial Place: Blanco, Texas
Burial Date: 03 Jul 1949
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2223342
Digital Film Number: 4031775
Image Number: 3408
Reference Number: cn 32132
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Henry Conrad Gerfers
Death Date: 03 Jun 1944
Death Place: Pasadena, Harris, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 65 years 6 months 5 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 29 Nov 1878
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Theodore Gerfers
Father's Birthplace: Unknown/
Mother's Name: Unknown
Mother's Birthplace: Unknown
Occupation: Caretaker Houston Lightin
Place of Residence: Pasadena, Harris, Texas
Cemetery: Glendale Cemetery
Burial Place: Texas
Burial Date: 04 Jun 1944
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2137794
Digital Film Number: 4029635
Image Number: 220
Reference Number: cn28510
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Joe Max Gerfers
Death Date: 11 May 1964
Death Place: New Braunfels, Comal, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 87 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 11 Sep 1876
Birthplace: Comal County, Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Theodore Gerfers
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Katherine Krause
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Rancher
Place of Residence: New Braunfels, Comal, Texas
Cemetery: Blanco Cemetery
Burial Place: Blanco, Texas
Burial Date: 13 May 1964
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2117485
Digital Film Number: 4028409
Image Number: 2412
Reference Number: CN 28342
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Happy Hunting (^_^)


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