Frederick Carl Otto "Otto" Straach

Frederick Carl Otto "Otto" Straach[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1870 - 1954  (84 years)Deceased

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  • Name Frederick Carl Otto "Otto" Straach 
    Nickname Otto 
    Born 16 Jul 1870  Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 6, 7, 8
    Christened 14 Aug 1870  St. Petri Church, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 20 Sep 1890  New York City, New York Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Naturalization 27 Oct 1896  Brenham, Washington Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Died 5 Dec 1954  near, Rowena, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    AFN RMX5-BD 
    Name Friedrich Carl Otto Straach 
    FamilySearch ID LZBV-KVS 
    Buried Rowena Protestant Cemetery, Rowena, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Frederick Carl Otto 'Otto' Straach, Sr (1870 - 1954) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Frederick Carl Otto "Otto" Straach, Sr (1870 - 1954) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Person ID I1614  Wendel Voigt Family Tree
    Last Modified 15 May 2016 

    Father Gottlieb Martin Straach,   b. 14 Oct 1838, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1884, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Wilhelmina Friederike Thiele,   b. 26 Oct 1840, W├Ârpen, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1910, Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1862  St. Petri Church, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Siblings 1. Gottlieb Straach   b. 27 OCT 1864, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany;   d. 2 APR 1910, Miles, Runnels Co., Texas; 
    2. Fritz Straach   b. 4 APR 1866, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany;   d. 14 APR 1947, Menard, Menard Co., Texas; 
    3. Frederick Carl Otto "Otto" Straach 
    4. Carl Straach   b. 5 FEB 1873, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany;   d. 5 JUN 1932, San Angelo, Tom Green Co., Texas; 
    5. Wilhelmina "Mina" Straach   b. 23 NOV 1874, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany;   d. 17 MAY 1948, Gonzales, Gonzales Co., Texas; 
    6. Elise Minna "Lieschen" Straach   b. 26 OCT 1881, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany;   d. 26 NOV 1962, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas; 
    Family ID F494  Group Sheet

    Family Karoline Louise Anna "Anna" von Landig,   b. 3 Jun 1871, Coswig, Anhalt, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1951, near, Rowena, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [3, 14, 15, 16, 17
    Married 18 Jan 1894  Shelby, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Martha Straach,   b. 12 Oct 1894, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1895, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Ewald Otto Martin Straach,   b. 4 Apr 1896, Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1974  (Age 78 years)
    +3. Reinhold John Gottlieb Straach,   b. 7 Apr 1898, Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1984, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Otto Fredrich Straach,   b. 27 May 1900, Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1977, Ector Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Ada Marie Straach,   b. 28 Aug 1902, Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1981, Taylor Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Lucie Annie Straach,   b. 21 Sep 1905, Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1973, San Angelo, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +7. Millie Minnie Straach,   b. 21 Sep 1905, Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1996, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +8. Meta Lina Straach,   b. 21 Jan 1908, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1986, Travis Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F775  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jul 1870 - Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 14 Aug 1870 - St. Petri Church, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 20 Sep 1890 - New York City, New York Co., New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jan 1894 - Shelby, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Martha Straach - 12 Oct 1894 - Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ewald Otto Martin Straach - 4 Apr 1896 - Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 27 Oct 1896 - Brenham, Washington Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Reinhold John Gottlieb Straach - 7 Apr 1898 - Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Otto Fredrich Straach - 27 May 1900 - Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1900 - Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1900 - Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ada Marie Straach - 28 Aug 1902 - Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lucie Annie Straach - 21 Sep 1905 - Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Millie Minnie Straach - 21 Sep 1905 - Post Oak Point, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Meta Lina Straach - 21 Jan 1908 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1910 - Runnels Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1910 - Runnels Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Dec 1954 - near, Rowena, Runnels Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rowena Protestant Cemetery, Rowena, Runnels Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Wilhelmina 'Mina', Otto, Fritz, and Elise 'Lieschen' Straach (ca 1946)
    Wilhelmina "Mina", Otto, Fritz, and Elise "Lieschen" Straach (ca 1946)

  • Sources 
    1. [S391] Family Information from Janell Straach, [Straach p. 18].
    2. [S499] International Genealogical Index (R), Batch #: 8818304, Sheet #: 21, Source Call #: 1553225.
    3. [S498] Ancestral File (R), [Straach p. 47].
    4. [S885] The Families Straach and Thiele and their Ancestors in the 19th Century, p. 55.
      (translated from German) 4.FRIEDRICH CARL OTTO STRAACH legitimate son of the local farmer Gottlieb Straach and his wife Friederike Wilhelmine nee Thiele was born in Senst on July 16th 1870 in the afternoon 3 o'clock and christened August 14th of the year. Godparents: (a.) master tailor Paul Saage in Senst (b.) master tailor Friedrich Thiele in Woerpen (c.) Mrs. Christiane Saage in Senst (d.) Mrs.Sophie Grunach in Senst.
      Cites: St. Petri Church (Senst, district of Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany), "List for Birth and Christening for Senst (1806-1872)", p. 234
    5. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=36229591.
      Frederick Carl Otto "Otto" Straach, Sr; Birth: Jul. 16, 1870, Germany; Death: Dec. 5, 1954, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, USA; Note: Husband of Anna Von Lindig Straach; Parents: Wilhelmine Thiele Straach (1840 - 1910); Spouse: Anna Von Landig Straach (1871 - 1951); Children: Reinhold Straach (1898 - 1984) *, Otto Straach (1900 - 1977) *, Millie Straach Schoenfield (1905 - 1996) *, Lucie Anna Straach Wendland (1905 - 1973) *; Siblings: Fritz Straach (1866 - 1947) *, Frederick Carl Otto Straach (1870 - 1954), Carl F. Straach (1873 - 1932) *, Wilhelmine Straach Nagel (1874 - 1948) *, Elise Minna Straach Eckermann (1881 - 1962) * [* = Calculated relationship]; Burial: Rowena Protestant Cemetery, Rowena, Runnels County, Texas, USA; Created by: Sandra Brookshire Behne; Record added: Apr 23, 2009; Find A Grave Memorial# 36229591.
    6. [S376] 1900 U.S. Census, Austin Co. TX, E.D. 9, Sheet 8, Lines 82-86.
      In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    7. [S394] 1910 U.S. Census, Runnels Co. TX, E.D. 209, Sheet 16, Lines 7-15.
      In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    8. [S481] Family Information from Melissa Straach Mills, [Straach p. 77].
      Date: 15 February 2000
    9. [S379] Germans To America :Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports, Library of Congress 87035442., Vol. 59, p. 297 [Straach p. 131].
      Otto Strauch, age 20, male, laborer. Ship Trave from Bremen and Southampton. Copy provided by Melissa Straach Mills, Mohave Valley Arizona.
    10. [S479] Naturalization Declaration of Intent in Washington Co., Texas, Vol. ?, p. 340 [Straach p. 130].
      The State of Texas, County of Washington. I Otto Straach of the County of Austin, State of Texas, do declare on oath that I arrived in the United States of North America, on the 20th day of Sept A.D. 1896 (sic), that I am 26 yeras of age, and that it is my bona fide intention to become a citizen of the United States, and do hereby renounce all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince, Potentate, State or Sovereignty whytever (sic), and particularly to the Emperor of Germany of whom I am a subject. (signed) Otto Straach. Sworn to and subscribed before me, this 27 day of Oct 1896. Witness, (signed) AM Krieg (?) Clerk, and the Seal of the District Court of Washington County, State of Texas at Office in the City of Brenham, in said County of Washington, date before written. (signed) AM Krieg (?) Cl'k D.C.W.C.
      Copy received from Melissa Straach Mills, Mohave Valley, Arizona.

      Date: 27 October 1896
    11. [S376] 1900 U.S. Census, Austin Co. TX, E.D. 9, Sheet 8, Lines 82-86.
      RESIDENCES-IMMIGRATION-CHILDREN: In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    12. [S394] 1910 U.S. Census, Runnels Co. TX, E.D. 209, Sheet 16, Lines 7-15.
      RESIDENCES-IMMIGRATION-CHILDREN: In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    13. [S885] The Families Straach and Thiele and their Ancestors in the 19th Century, pp. 51-52.
      (translated from German) 3. The bachelor GOTTLIEB MARTIN STRAACH small farmer in Senst son of the married couple deceased Johann Martin Straach and Maria Catharina maiden-name Matthias, now wife of the husband Arndt and the maid FRIEDERIKE WILHELMINE THIELE, daughter of the married couple Gottlieb Aemilius Thiele, small-farmer and master-tailor and his wife Johanna Luise with maiden-name Juling have noticed their intended marriage on October 21st and November 2nd and married 9th in the church of Senst.
      Cites: St. Petri Church (Senst, district of Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany), "List for the Notice of Intended Marriage and Marriages for Senst (1806-1872)", pp. 91-92
    14. [S499] International Genealogical Index (R), Batch #: 8818304, Sheet #: 21, Source Call #: 1553225 [Straach p. 46].
    15. [S762] Marriage Records of Washington County, Texas, Vol. 11, p. 451, No. 6230 [Straach p. 123].
      Copy received from Melissa Straach Mills, Mohave Valley, Arizona.
    16. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=106180035.
      Millie Straach Schoenfield; Birth: Sep. 21, 1905, Texas, USA; Death: Mar. 19, 1996, Tom Green County, Texas, USA; Parents: Frederick Carl Otto Straach (1870 - 1954), Anna Von Landig Straach (1871 - 1951); Spouse: Clarence Schoenfield (1900 - 1952) *; Siblings: Reinhold Straach (1898 - 1984) *, Otto Straach (1900 - 1977) *, Lucie Anna Straach Wendland (1905 - 1973) *, Millie Straach Schoenfield (1905 - 1996), [* = Calculated relationship]; Burial: Miles Cemetery, Miles, Runnels County, Texas, USA, Plot: Section H Lot 148; Created by: Cindy Koegel; Record added: Mar 04, 2013; Find A Grave Memorial# 106180035.
    17. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=36157633.
      Lucie Anna Straach Wendland; Birth: Sep. 21, 1905, Texas, USA; Death: Jan. 23, 1973, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, USA; Note: Wife of Richard John Wendland, daughter of Otto Straach, Sr and Anna Von Ludwig; Parents: Frederick Carl Otto Straach (1870 - 1954), Anna Von Landig Straach (1871 - 1951); Spouse: Richard John Wendland (1899 - 1969); Siblings: Reinhold Straach (1898 - 1984) *, Otto Straach (1900 - 1977) *, Lucie Anna Straach Wendland (1905 - 1973), Millie Straach Schoenfield (1905 - 1996) * [* = Calculated relationship]; Burial: Rowena Protestant Cemetery, Rowena, Runnels County, Texas, USA; Created by: Sandra Brookshire Behne; Record added: Apr 21, 2009; Find A Grave Memorial# 36157633.




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