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Blaschke/Juenger Heinzendorf Silesia

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Re: Blaschke/Juenger Heinzendorf Silesia

Posted: 5 May 2011 3:51AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 18 Mar 2013 2:27AM GMT
Hello Debby,
My g-g-grandmother is also Anna Blaschke Richter.
I live in Wharton County, Texas too. Wow -- small world!

Anna was born 24 May 1847 in Moravia, Austria and immigrated here around 1870-1872. She married Franz “Frank” Richter in Fayette County, Texas on 22 July, 1872. Their children are:
Mary 1872 – 1950 - married Henry Latcham
Anna 1873 –
Emil 1875 – 1968 – married Alice L. Berthold
Adolf 1877 – 1955 – married Irene Christana Berthold, sister of Alice L. Berthold
Louisa 1878 – 1971 – your g-grandmother – married Anton Jurasek
Fred 1881-1908 -- my g-grandfather – married Daisy Ferguson
Albert Anton 1882 – 1971 – married Alma Trojan
Minnie 1886 – 1950 – married Henry Yackel
Hilda 1889 – 1950 – married Adam John Yackel

My g-grandfather Fred died in 1908 when my grandmother, Douglas Richter Schoenfield, was about 9 months old.

I found our g-g-grandmother Anna’s obituary and burial place of Weimer, Texas on the txgenweb site and also in the on-line archives of the Weimer Mercury newspaper. It's on my tree.

On her death certificate, it lists her father as Mathis Blaschke and mother as Anna (no surname given). In the 1880 census, Mathis was living with his daughter Anna and her family and is listed as a widower.
I am still searching for Anna's village of origin. Anna's mother, also named Anna, is buried in Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Cemetery in Dubina, Fayette County, Texas. She died 21 Sep 1876. Don't know where Mathis is buried.
Her husband Frank Richter's village of origin is Jesenik nad Odrou in North Moravia.

We have some relatives here in Wharton County and also in Colorado County.

I'd be happy to share my information with you.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
jeblaschke 8 Nov 2007 5:54AM GMT 
debbyjurasek 17 Jun 2009 10:18PM GMT 
lwiesner1873 5 May 2011 9:51AM GMT 
MoravaCzech 20 Nov 2013 10:03PM GMT 
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