Gottlieb Straach

Gottlieb Straach[1, 2, 3]

Male 1864 - 1910  (45 years)Deceased

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  • Name Gottlieb Straach 
    Born 27 Oct 1864  Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Christened 10 Nov 1864  St. Petri Church, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 20 Sep 1890  New York City, New York Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Naturalization 20 Oct 1891  Bellville, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Fayette Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Name Johann Martin Gottlieb Straach 
    Died 2 Apr 1910  Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 10
    FamilySearch ID LZBV-V76 
    Buried Miles Cemetery, Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I1623  Wendel Voigt Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2013 

    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, Wörpen, 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  [11
    Siblings 1. Gottlieb Straach 
    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   b. 16 JUL 1870, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany;   d. 5 DEC 1954, near, Rowena, Runnels Co., Texas; 
    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 Caroline "Lina" Eckermann,   b. 1 Oct 1868, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1929, Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [1, 6, 12, 13
    Married 30 Nov 1893  Industry, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Fayette Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Children 
     1. Arthur Straach,   b. Jan 1889, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Feb 1917, route, on a torpedo tranport ship near the Irish Coast, Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
     2. Hedwig Charlotte "Hattie" Straach,   b. 23 Jan 1895, Rockhouse, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1976, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Hilma Anita "Wilma" Straach,   b. 2 May 1896, Rockhouse, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1990, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     4. Edwin Gottlieb Straach,   b. 23 Aug 1902, Rockhouse, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1951, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F785  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1864 - Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 10 Nov 1864 - St. Petri Church, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arthur Straach - Jan 1889 - Austin Co., Texas 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 MapsNaturalization - 20 Oct 1891 - Bellville, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Nov 1893 - Industry, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hedwig Charlotte "Hattie" Straach - 23 Jan 1895 - Rockhouse, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hilma Anita "Wilma" Straach - 2 May 1896 - Rockhouse, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1900 - Fayette Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1900 - Fayette Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Edwin Gottlieb Straach - 23 Aug 1902 - Rockhouse, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Apr 1910 - Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Miles Cemetery, Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S26] SCISSORTAILS STILL RETURN TO SCHOENAU, pp. 16, 56.
      Book contains a picture of the family (parents, a boy, and 2 girls.)
    2. [S391] Family Information from Janell Straach, [Straach p. 18].
    3. [S885] The Families Straach and Thiele and their Ancestors in the 19th Century, p. 53.
      (translated from German) 8. JOHANN MARTIN GOTTLIEB STRAACH legitimate son of the local farmer Gottlieb Straach and his wife Friederike Wilhelmine, nee Thiele was born in Senst on October 27th 1864 in the evening 7 o'clock and christened November 10th of the year. Godparents: (a.) innkeeper August Arndt in Groß Marzehns (b.) bachelor Kurt Billep in Senst (c.) Mrs. Friederike Thiele from Woerpen (d.) maid Wilhelmine Straach from Senst.
      Cites: St. Petri Church (Senst, district of Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany), "List for Birth and Christening for Senst (1806-1872)", p. 217
    4. [S378] 1900 U.S. Census, Fayette Co. TX, E.D. 34, Sheet 11, Lines 15-28.
      In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    5. [S375] LOUIS WILLIAM ECKERMANN, p. 7.
      Buried in Miles, Texas Cemetery with no marker next to Wilhemine Straach's grave. CONFLICT: Gives birth as 27 Oct 1864 which differs from Feb 1864 date given on 1900 U.S. Census.

      Date: 1 July 1991
    6. [S481] Family Information from Melissa Straach Mills, [Straach p. 76].
      Date: 15 February 2000
    7. [S379] Germans To America :Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports, Library of Congress 87035442., Vol. 59, p. 297 [Straach p. 131].
      Gottl. Strauch, age 25, male, laborer. Ship Trave from Bremen and Southampton. Copy provided by Melissa Straach Mills, Mohave Valley Arizona.
    8. [S495] Naturalization Declaration of Intent in Austin Co., Texas, Vol. B, p. 135 [Straach p. 129].
      The State of Texas, County of Washington, County Court of said County. Personally appeard Gottlieb Straach who declares upon oath that he is a natural born subject of the Emperor of Germany; that he was born in Germany; that he is 26 years of age; that he emigrated to the United States of America and arrived at the port of New York in the State of New York on or about the 19th day of September 1890; that it is bona fide his intention to become a Citizen of the United States, and renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince, Potentate, State, or Sovereignty whatsoever, and particularly any and all allegiance to the Emperor of Germany and that he will bear true allegiance to the United States and support the Constitution of the same. (signed) Gottlieb Straach. Sworn to and subscribed before me, this 20th day of October 1891. Witness (signed) H. Matthews, Clerk, and the seal of the County Court of Austin County in said State. (signed) H. Matthews, Clerk County Court, Austin County.
      Copy received from Melissa Straach Mills, Mohave Valley, Arizona.

      Date: 20 October 1891
    9. [S378] 1900 U.S. Census, Fayette Co. TX, E.D. 34, Sheet 11, Lines 15-28.
      RESIDENCES-IMMIGRATION-CHILDREN: In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    10. [S24] Autobiography of Adolph Richard Eckermann, pp. 3-4 [Eckermann pp. 59-62].
      Date: 16 Jan 1937 with updates on 22 Jul 1957 and in 1959
    11. [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
    12. [S375] LOUIS WILLIAM ECKERMANN, p. 7.
      Date: 1 July 1991
    13. [S762] Marriage Records of Washington County, Texas, Vol. 11, p. 368 [Straach p. 121].
      Copy received from Melissa Straach Mills, Mohave Valley, Arizona.

      Date: 15 February 2000
    14. [S378] 1900 U.S. Census, Fayette Co. TX, E.D. 34, Sheet 11, Lines 15-28.




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