Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Texas Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

PETRI in Austin
Posted by: Diane Petri Lewis Date: August 15, 2000 at 21:28:15
  of 65457

I am looking for any information on Henry Petri,b.Nov.1857,Germany. Wife,Fredricke,b.April 1862,Germany. Son, Henry Jr.,b. Dec.1881,Germany. Henry Sr., Fredricke & Henry Jr. immigrated 1885 to Austin. Henry Sr. owned the Phoenix Saloon in Austin. Henry Jr. bought saloon from his father and renamed it HENRY's. Henry Sr. was a stone mason when he first moved to Austin. It is my understanding that his name appeared on the entrance to the Courthouse or City Hall. Henry & Fredricke had two more children born in Austin, Carl,b.Oct.1886 & Lilly,b.Feb.1889. I have also been told that one of the Henrys was Commissioner. Any information will be greatly appreciated.


Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/messages/11378.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network