Mary Caroline Finck

Mary Caroline Finck[1]

Female 1869 - 1936  (66 years)

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  • Name Mary Caroline Finck 
    Born 27 Jul 1869  Haw Creek near Fayetteville, Fayette Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Fayette Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 3 Jul 1936  San Angelo, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6, 7, 8
    Buried 5 Jul 1936  Miles Cemetery, Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 9
    Mary Finck Straach (1869-1936) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Mary Finck Straach (1869-1936) - Find A Grave Memorial
    FamilySearch ID LZBV-V2S 
    Person ID I1613  Wendel Voigt Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2013 

    Father Henry Finck,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Menken,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Fritz Straach,   b. 4 Apr 1866, Senst, Coswig (Anhalt), Wittenberg Landkreis, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1947, Menard, Menard Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [1, 4, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Married 19 Jan 1893  Industry, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Fayette Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. Herbert Fritz Straach,   b. 4 Oct 1894, Industry, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1968, San Angelo, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +2. Hilda Straach,   b. 13 Jul 1896, Austin Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1919, Rowena, Runnels Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    +3. Lydia Almeta Straach,   b. 14 Sep 1904,   d. 4 Aug 1986, Menard Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F773  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jul 1869 - Haw Creek near Fayetteville, Fayette Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jan 1893 - Industry, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Herbert Fritz Straach - 4 Oct 1894 - Industry, Austin Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hilda Straach - 13 Jul 1896 - 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 MapsDied - 3 Jul 1936 - San Angelo, Tom Green Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Jul 1936 - Miles Cemetery, Miles, Runnels Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Before moving to Miles, Texas, the Finck family was from the La Grange, Texas area.

      OBITUARY: Mrs. Marie Caroline Straach Succumbs - Mrs. Marie Caroline Straach 86, wife of Fritz Straach, died Friday, July 3, at 9 p. m. at the Shannon Hospital in San Angelo, following an operation. She had been ill about two months preceding her death. Funeral services were held at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon from the residence of Mrs. Henry Stock, a daughter, in Miles, and at the Trinity Lutheran Church here, with the Rev. G. E. Perry, pastor of the church, officiating, Assisting ministers were the Rev. F. W. Henkel, Lutheran minister of Sweetwater, Texas, her former pastor, and the Rev. J. L. Wallace, pastor of the Miles Baptist Church. Burial was in the Miles Cemetery, and the Lacy Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Straach was a native of Texas, and a Runnels County resident since 1909. She was born on July 27, 1869, at Haw Creek, near Fayetteville, in Fayette County, Texas. She was married to Fritz Straach on January 19, 1893, to which union one son and two daughters were born. Mrs. Straach grew up in the Methodist Church, and joined the Lutheran Church here in 1922, with her husband. Survivors include her husband, Fritz Straach, a son, Herbert Straach, of San Angelo, Texas, and a daughter, Lydia, now Mrs. Henry Stock, of Miles. One daughter, Mrs. Hilda Hennig preceded her in death in the year 1919. There are five grandchildren, Miss Vera Hennig, Elmer Hennig, Herbert Straach, Jr., Ida Lou Straach, and Imogene Stock. Surviving Mrs. Straach are also her four brothers, Henry Finck of Houston, Texas, Willie and Arthur Finck of Haw Creek, in Fayette County Texas, and John Finck of Miles, and a sister, Mrs. Adele Henrick of Castell, Llano County, Texas. A Sister, Mrs. Willie Raeke, of Industry, Texas, died in 1908. A large number of other relatives and friends also survive. Among others here for the funeral were Willie and Arthur Finck, Mrs. Adele Henrick, Edwin Raeke of Industry, Texas, and A. R. Eckermann and family of San Antonio, Texas.

  • Sources 
    1. [S391] Family Information from Janell Straach, [Straach p. 14].
    2. [S496] Headstone Inscription for Mary Straach.
      Mary Straach, July 27 1869, July 3 1936.
    3. [S378] 1900 U.S. Census, Fayette Co. TX, E.D. 34, Sheet 11, Lines 15-28.
      In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    4. [S497] Obituary of Marie Caroline Straach, [Straach p. 19].
    5. [S378] 1900 U.S. Census, Fayette Co. TX, E.D. 34, Sheet 11, Lines 15-28.
      RESIDENCES-CHILDREN: In possession of Wendel Voigt, Pflugerville, TX
    6. [S24] Autobiography of Adolph Richard Eckermann, pp. 3-4 [Eckermann pp. 59-62].
      Sister in Law Maria Straach near Miles, Texas died July 3, 1936.

      Date: 16 Jan 1937 with updates on 22 Jul 1957 and in 1959
    7. [S391] Family Information from Janell Straach, [Straach p. 14].
      Date: 16 Jan 1937 with updates on 22 Jul 1957 and in 1959
    8. [S497] Obituary of Marie Caroline Straach, [Straach p. 19].
      Mrs. Marie Caroline Straach Succumbs - Mrs. Marie Caroline Straach 86, wife of Fritz Straach, died Friday, July 3, at 9 p. m. at the Shannon Hospital in San Angelo, following an operation. She had been ill about two months preceding her death. Funeral services were held at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon from the residence of Mrs. Henry Stock, a daughter, in Miles, and at the Trinity Lutheran Church here, with the Rev. G. E. Perry, pastor of the church, officiating, Assisting ministers were the Rev. F. W. Henkel, Lutheran minister of Sweetwater, Texas, her former pastor, and the Rev. J. L. Wallace, pastor of the Miles Baptist Church. Burial was in the Miles Cemetery, and the Lacy Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Straach was a native of Texas, and a Runnels County resident since 1909. She was born on July 27, 1869, at Haw Creek, near Fayetteville, in Fayette County, Texas. She was married to Fritz Straach on January 19, 1893, to which union one son and two daughters were born. Mrs. Straach grew up in the Methodist Church, and joined the Lutheran Church here in 1922, with her husband. Survivors include her husband, Fritz Straach, a son, Herbert Straach, of San Angelo, Texas, and a daughter, Lydia, now Mrs. Henry Stock, of Miles. One daughter, Mrs. Hilda Hennig preceded her in death in the year 1919. There are five grandchildren, Miss Vera Hennig, Elmer Hennig, Herbert Straach, Jr., Ida Lou Straach, and Imogene Stock. Surviving Mrs. Straach are also her four brothers, Henry Finck of Houston, Texas, Willie and Arthur Finck of Haw Creek, in Fayette County Texas, and John Finck of Miles, and a sister, Mrs. Adele Henrick of Castell, Llano County, Texas. A Sister, Mrs. Willie Raeke, of Industry, Texas, died in 1908. A large number of other relatives and friends also survive. Among others here for the funeral were Willie and Arthur Finck, Mrs. Adele Henrick, Edwin Raeke of Industry, Texas, and A. R. Eckermann and family of San Antonio, Texas.
      Date: 16 Jan 1937 with updates on 22 Jul 1957 and in 1959
    9. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=80576500.
      Mary Finck Straach; Birth: Jul. 27, 1869, Fayette County, Texas, USA; Death: Jul. 4, 1936, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, USA; Note: d/o Caroline and Henry Finck, w/o Fritz Straach; Parents: Heinrich Finck (1833 - 1916), Caroline Menking Finck (1848 - 1924); Spouse: Fritz Straach (1866 - 1947) *; Children: Herbert Fritz Straach (1894 - 1968) *, Hilda Straach Hennig (1896 - 1919) *, Lydia Straach Stock (1904 - 1986) *; Siblings: Henry Finck (1867 - 1948) *, Mary Finck Straach (1869 - 1936), John Finck (1871 - 1950) *, Lydia Finck Raeke (1873 - 1908) *, William F Finck (1877 - 1967) *, Adele Finck Henrich (1884 - 1958) *, Arthur Louis Finck (1891 - 1956) * [* = Calculated relationship]; Burial: Miles Cemetery, Miles, Runnels County, Texas, USA; Created by: Emory Schnuriger; Record added: Nov 17, 2011; Find A Grave Memorial# 80576500.
    10. [S775] Marriage Records of Fayette County, Texas, Vol. 7, p. 15, No. 719 [Straach p. 122].
      Copy received from Melissa Straach Mills, Mohave Valley, Arizona.
    11. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=80578278.
      Herbert Fritz Straach; Birth: Oct. 4, 1894, Texas, USA; Death: Aug. 24, 1968, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, USA; Note: s/o Mary and Fritz Straach; Parents: Fritz Straach (1866 - 1947), Mary Finck Straach (1869 - 1936); Siblings: Herbert Fritz Straach (1894 - 1968), Hilda Straach Hennig (1896 - 1919) *, Lydia Straach Stock (1904 - 1986) * [* = Calculated relationship]; Burial: Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, USA; Created by: Emory Schnuriger; Record added: Nov 17, 2011; Find A Grave Memorial# 80578278.
    12. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=36141141.
      Hilda Straach Hennig; Birth: Jul. 13, 1896, Austin County, Texas, USA; Death: Aug. 6, 1919, Rowena, Runnels County, Texas, USA; Note: Wife of F H Hennig. Daughter of Fritz Struach and Mocy? Fink. Information taken from death record. Herbert Struach, informant; Parents: Fritz Straach (1866 - 1947), Mary Finck Straach (1869 - 1936); Siblings: Herbert Fritz Straach (1894 - 1968) *, Hilda Straach Hennig (1896 - 1919), Lydia Straach Stock (1904 - 1986) * [* = 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# 36141141.
    13. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=59684538.
      Lydia Straach Stock; Birth: Sep. 14, 1904; Death: Aug. 4, 1986; Parents: Fritz Straach (1866 - 1947), Mary Finck Straach (1869 - 1936); Spouse: Henry Stock (1896 - 1972) *; Children: Virginia Mae Stock Castleman (1938 - 1985) *; Siblings: Herbert Fritz Straach (1894 - 1968) *, Hilda Straach Hennig (1896 - 1919) *, Lydia Straach Stock (1904 - 1986), [* = Calculated relationship]; Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery, Menard, Menard County, Texas, USA; Created by: A Harwell-Brown; Record added: Oct 06, 2010; Find A Grave Memorial# 59684538.
    14. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=80577786.
      Fritz Straach; Birth: Apr. 4, 1866, Germany; Death: Apr. 14, 1947, Menard, Menard County, Texas, USA; Parents: Wilhelmine Thiele Straach (1840 - 1910); Spouse: Mary Finck Straach (1869 - 1936); Children: Herbert Fritz Straach (1894 - 1968) *, Hilda Straach Hennig (1896 - 1919) *, Lydia Straach Stock (1904 - 1986) *; 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: Miles Cemetery, Miles, Runnels County, Texas, USA; Created by: Emory Schnuriger; Record added: Nov 17, 2011; Find A Grave Memorial# 80577786.




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