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Max MEERSCHEIDT

Male 1860 - 1920  (60 years)


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  • Name Max MEERSCHEIDT 
    Born 10 Feb 1860  Nassau, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 27 Jun 1860  Fayette County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • P.O. Round Top
    Census 23 Jun 1870  La Grange, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1895  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 630 Guenther
    Census 12 Jun 1900  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 302 Adams with his mother
    Census 15 Apr 1910  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • a boarder at 121 Villita
    Census 7 Jan 1920  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 332 Adams St.
    Occupation Carpenter 
    Died 24 Mar 1920  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • at 3 a.m. at his residence, 332 Adams St.
    Buried 25 Mar 1920  City Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Person ID I3009  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2014 

    Father Arthur Carl Wilhelm Gustav Anton Archibald VON MEERSCHEIDT-VON HUELLESSEM,   b. 16 Apr 1827, Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1887, Boerne, Kendall, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Amanda Karoline VON ROSENBERG,   b. 15 Jun 1832, Memel, Memel, Preußen, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1911, La Grange, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1850  Fayette County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • by F. Ernst, J. P.
    Family ID F918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louise BLUMEL,   b. 9 Jun 1868, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1893, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1889  Rockdale, Milam, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11
    • by J. E. H. Schrader, pastor of the first German evangl=Lutheran Church in Texas
    Children 
     1. Olga Martha MEERSCHEIDT,   b. 26 Aug 1890,   d. 24 Sep 1891, Dilley, Frio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +2. Otto Alexander MEERSCHEIDT,   b. 1 Feb 1892, Dilley, Frio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1949, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    +3. Carl Paul MEERSCHEIDT,   b. 1 Feb 1892, Dilley, Frio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1952, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Feb 1860 - Nassau, Fayette, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 27 Jun 1860 - Fayette County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 23 Jun 1870 - La Grange, Fayette, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Nov 1889 - Rockdale, Milam, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1895 - San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Jun 1900 - San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1910 - San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Jan 1920 - San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Mar 1920 - San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Mar 1920 - City Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Obituaries
    Max Meerscheidt obituary
    Max Meerscheidt obituary
    San Antonio Evening News, Wednesday, March 24, 1920, p. 11

  • Notes 
    • Although living on several farms, Max learned carpentry. After the death of his wife, Max’s twin sons were raised by their grandmother and an aunt. Max died of a heart ailment in 1920. [12]

  • Sources 
    1. [S370] The von Rosenberg Family of Texas, ed., Alma von Rosenberg Tomlinson, (Toepperwein Publishing Co. (Boerne, TX, 1949); reprint: Nortex Press (n.p., 1986)), p. 125.

    2. [S12] Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Bexar County, Texas, ED 110, p. 15B, line 70.

    3. [S9] Eighth Census of the United States, 1860, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Fayette County, Texas, p. 283.

    4. [S10] Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Fayette County, Texas, p. 508, line 7.

    5. [S1615] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), San Antonio, Texas, City Directory, 1895, p. 424.

    6. [S13] Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Bexar County, Texas, ED 59, p. 1B, line 84.

    7. [S14] Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Bexar County, Texas, ED 97, p. 19B, line 57.

    8. [S284] Cemetery Records.

    9. [S1281] San Antonio Evening News, Wednesday, March 24, 1920, p. 11.

    10. [S248] Marriage Records, Fayette County, Texas, Vol. B, p. 17.

    11. [S306] Marriage Records, Vol. 5, p. 86.

    12. [S370] The von Rosenberg Family of Texas, ed., Alma von Rosenberg Tomlinson, (Toepperwein Publishing Co. (Boerne, TX, 1949); reprint: Nortex Press (n.p., 1986)), p. 126.


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