Philipp Schaefer

Philipp Schaefer[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1828 - 1911  (83 years)Deceased

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  • Name Philipp Schaefer 
    Born 1 Jul 1828  Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 8, 9
    Christened 6 Jul 1828  Evangelische Kirche, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jul 1911  New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 9, 10, 11
    Buried 20 Jul 1911  New Braunfels Cemetery, New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 12
    Philipp Schaefer (1828 - 1911) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Philipp Schaefer (1828 - 1911) - Find A Grave Memorial
    FamilySearch ID KNXP-FZK 
    Person ID I811  Wendel Voigt Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2013 

    Father Carl Johann Schaefer,   b. Abt 1793, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1845, New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Mother Elisabeth Maria Ackermann,   b. 17 Nov 1798, Ennerich, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1845, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1823  Evangelische Kirche, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 1. Friedericke Schaefer   b. 24 JAN 1824, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany;   d. ABT 1893, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas; 
    2. Johann Carl Schaefer   b. 10 FEB 1826, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany;   d. 17 SEP 1911, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas; 
    3. Philipp Schaefer 
    4. Friedrich "Fritz" Schaefer   b. 30 OCT 1830, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany;   d. 14 MAY 1906, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas; 
    5. Christina Schaefer   b. 7 APR 1833, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany;   d. SEP 1845, New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas; 
    6. Conrad Schaefer   b. 3 AUG 1835, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany;   d. 11 APR 1836, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany; 
    7. Elisabeth Schaefer   b. 11 FEB 1837, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany;   d. Deceased; 
    8. Anna Sophie Schaefer   b. 1 OCT 1842, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany;   d. 19 APR 1896, Falls City, Karnes Co., Texas; 
    9. Heinrich "Henry" Schaefer   b. 1842, Germany;   d. 16 APR 1933, Austin, Travis Co., Texas; 
    Family ID F474  Group Sheet

    Family Caroline Fredricka Rueckle,   b. 18 Jul 1837, Haberschlacht, Brackenheim, Heilbronn Stadtkreis, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1923, New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
    Married 2 Feb 1854  Justice of the Peace, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Johann Philipp Schaefer,   b. 24 May 1856, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1856, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Karl Schaefer,   b. 22 Jul 1857,   d. 13 Apr 1935  (Age 77 years)
    +3. August Johann Schaefer,   b. 28 Sep 1859, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1934  (Age 74 years)
    +4. Emma Marie Magdalene Schaefer,   b. 3 Oct 1861, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1940, Cibolo, Guadalupe Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +5. Heinrich Johann Schaefer,   b. 4 Nov 1864, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1937  (Age 73 years)
    +6. Anna Elise Schaefer,   b. 23 Dec 1866, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1949, New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +7. Wilhelm Christoph Schaefer,   b. 6 Nov 1869, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1954  (Age 84 years)
     8. Walter Johann Schaefer,   b. 13 Jun 1877, Comal Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 31 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F10  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1828 - Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 6 Jul 1828 - Evangelische Kirche, Schadeck, Runkel, Limburg-Weilburg Landkreis, Hesse, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Feb 1854 - Justice of the Peace, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Johann Philipp Schaefer - 24 May 1856 - Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - August Johann Schaefer - 28 Sep 1859 - Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Emma Marie Magdalene Schaefer - 3 Oct 1861 - Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Heinrich Johann Schaefer - 4 Nov 1864 - Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Anna Elise Schaefer - 23 Dec 1866 - Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Wilhelm Christoph Schaefer - 6 Nov 1869 - Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Walter Johann Schaefer - 13 Jun 1877 - Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jul 1911 - New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Jul 1911 - New Braunfels Cemetery, New Braunfels, Comal Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
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    Philipp Schaefer
    Philipp Schaefer

  • Sources 
    1. [S365] Kirchenbuch, Evangelische Kirche Schadeck, FHL Microfilm #1195123., Microfilm #1195123 KB 6, pp.90-91.
    2. [S66] KIRCHENBUCH DER PROTESTANTISCHEN GEMEINDE, No. I & II, vol 1, #49, p. 163.
      RESIDENCES: Chistening record for Johann Philipp Schaefer states father is "Philipp Schaefer aus Nassau, wohnt 7 Meilen an der St. Antonio Strasse", or translated Philipp Schaefer from Nassau, living 7 miles down San Antonio Street [from New Braunfels.]
    3. [S366] Headstone Inscription for Philipp Schaefer.
      MILITARY: Philipp Schaefer, born 01 Jul 1828, died 19 Jul 1911. MILITARY: Marker also has a plaque which includes "Capt Co A Texas State Trp, Confederate States Army". Marker is located in south corner of cemetery.
    4. [S6] NEW BRAUNFELS: THE FIRST FOUNDERS, VOL II, pp. 175, 183.
    5. [S39] Philipp Schaefer Family for NEW BRAUNFELS: THE FIRST FOUNDERS from Melinda Bird, [Schaefer p. 4].
      Born 01 Jul 1828, death 18 Jul 1911, married 1855.

      Date: 29 June 1994
    6. [S368] NEW BRAUNFELS: THE FIRST FOUNDERS, VOL I, pp. 47, 111, 117, 124, 127, 129, 141, 286, 523, 524.
      IMMIGRATION: Philip immigrated from Schadeck, bei Runkel, Nassau to Texas in 1844 on the brig JOHANN DETHARDT. Philipp is one of the first founders of New Braunfels, Texas. Philipp was enrolled as #158 in the German Protestant Congregation register. He received Town lot #99, a 1/2 Bavarian acre lot situated on the east side of Mill Street midway between Seguin and Market Streets on his 17th birthday on 01 Jul 1845. The deeds do not indicate that he received an Acre lot out of town.
    7. [S362] A New Land Beckoned: German Immigration to Texas 1844-1847, p. 135.
      IMMIGRATION: Philipp Schaefer, single, age 19, Founder of New Braunfels, left Bremen on 16 Sep 1844 and arrived at Galveston on 23 Nov 1844 on the ship JOHANN DETHARDT.
    8. [S366] Headstone Inscription for Philipp Schaefer, Microfilm #1195123 KB 6, pp.90-91.
      Philipp Schaefer, born 01 Jul 1828, died 19 Jul 1911. MILITARY: Marker also has a plaque which includes "Capt Co A Texas State Trp, Confederate States Army". Marker is located in south corner of cemetery.
    9. [S367] FIRST PROTESTANT CHURCH RECORDS DEATHS 1895-1921, Vol XI, 1911 #26, p. 587.
      Birth 01 Jul 1828 Schartdeck Nassau Germany, Death 19 Jul 1911 New Braunfels, Cause Old age frailty, age 83 years, 0 months, 18 days, Interment 20 Jul 1911 New Braunfels cemetery, Rev. G. Mornhinweg.
    10. [S366] Headstone Inscription for Philipp Schaefer.
      Philipp Schaefer, born 01 Jul 1828, died 19 Jul 1911. MILITARY: Marker also has a plaque which includes "Capt Co A Texas State Trp, Confederate States Army". Marker is located in south corner of cemetery.
    11. [S368] NEW BRAUNFELS: THE FIRST FOUNDERS, VOL I, pp. 47, 111, 117, 124, 127, 129, 141, 286, 523, 524.
      Philip immigrated from Schadeck, bei Runkel, Nassau to Texas in 1844 on the brig JOHANN DETHARDT. Philipp is one of the first founders of New Braunfels, Texas. Philipp was enrolled as #158 in the German Protestant Congregation register. He received Town lot #99, a 1/2 Bavarian acre lot situated on the east side of Mill Street midway between Seguin and Market Streets on his 17th birthday on 01 Jul 1845. The deeds do not indicate that he received an Acre lot out of town.

      Date: 29 June 1994
    12. [S940] Find A Grave, 9 November 2014; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=11145541.
      Philipp Schaefer; Birth: Jul. 1, 1828, Germany; Death: Jul. 19, 1911, New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas, USA; Parents: Carl Johann Schaefer (1793 - 1845), Elisabeth Ackermann Schaefer (1798 - 1845); Spouse: Carolina Fredricka Rueckle Schaefer (1837 - 1923); Children: Anna Elise Schaefer Voigt (1866 - 1949) *; Siblings: Philipp Schaefer (1828 - 1911), Christina Schaefer (1833 - 1845) *, Elisebeth Schaefer Jung (1840 - 1896) *, Heinrich Schaefer (1842 - 1933) * [* = Calculated relationship]; Inscription: Cpt. Co. A Texas State Trp. Confederate States Army; Burial: New Braunfels Cemetery, New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas, USA; Maintained by: John Thomas Brieger; Originally Created by: Jason & Jody; Record added: Jun 11, 2005; Find A Grave Memorial# 11145541.
    13. [S764] Bexar County Texas Marriages, FHL Microfilm #0024917 Book C., Microfilm #0024917 Book C, pp. 149, 150.
      Licence No. 917, date 02 Feb 1854, Philip Schaffer and Caroline Frederica Richter (consent of mother). By C.E. Jfferson, J.P., Bexar Co., Wit: C.D. Gorman, L. Sargent.

      Date: 29 June 1852
    14. [S66] KIRCHENBUCH DER PROTESTANTISCHEN GEMEINDE, No. I & II, vol 1, #49, p. 163.
      Chistening record for Johann Philipp Schaefer states father is "Philipp Schaefer aus Nassau, wohnt 7 Meilen an der St. Antonio Strasse", or translated Philipp Schaefer from Nassau, living 7 miles down San Antonio Street [from New Braunfels.]

      Date: 29 June 1852
    15. [S366] Headstone Inscription for Philipp Schaefer, No. I & II, vol 1, #49, p. 163.
      Marker is located in south corner of cemetery.

      Date: 29 June 1852
    16. [S6] NEW BRAUNFELS: THE FIRST FOUNDERS, VOL II, pp. 175, 183.
      Date: 29 June 1852
    17. [S39] Philipp Schaefer Family for NEW BRAUNFELS: THE FIRST FOUNDERS from Melinda Bird, [Schaefer p. 4].
      Date: 29 June 1994
    18. [S66] KIRCHENBUCH DER PROTESTANTISCHEN GEMEINDE, No. I & II, vol 1, #73, p. 163.
      Chistening record for Johann Philipp Schaefer states father is "Philipp Schaefer aus Nassau, wohnt 7 Meilen an der St. Antonio Strasse", or translated Philipp Schaefer from Nassau, living 7 miles down San Antonio Street [from New Braunfels.]

      Date: 29 June 1994
    19. [S370] Headstone Inscription for Carolina Schaefer, No. I & II, vol 1, #73, p. 163.
      Date: 29 June 1994
    20. [S20] DIE BREMERVERWANDTSCHAFT IN DEUTSCHLAND UND IN TEXAS, p. 1071.
      Date: 29 June 1994




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