Abstractions from Kendall County Probate Records, 1862-1900



Case #5
Abbott. F.M.

Estate papers
originally filed in Blanco County, Texas;
Vol.D-15,pgs 8,9,11,38;
dated 30 March, 1863 - 27 February, 1865
Names: Neill Robinson, J. M. Patton, John S. Hodges, Dr. J. C. Nowlin, A. Ryan, James S. Abbott, Pickens Patton, W. G. Sansom, William Hamilton, L. Zork.

Case #117
Adam, Bertha

Vol.2, pgs 83,84,85; dated 2 January, 1888 - 17 January, 1889
Will, Vol. 2, pg. 84;dated 22 June 1887
death occured the same year
Surviving wife of Carl Adam; Sons: William and Hugo; Daughters: Mathilde (Mrs. Carl) Schwope, Louise (Mrs. Carl) Ransleben, Anna (Mrs. Hilmar F.) Ransleben, Frieda Adam. Wit: Carl L. Ransleben, Hilmar F. Ransleben


Case #62
Adam, Carl

Vol. D, pg. 54;
dated 3 Oct. 1879; Death occurred 24 October 1879.
Wife: Bertha, formerly Wendler; son, William Adam; wit: August Theis, Henry Wendler; A/E. Bertha Adam; App: Julius Fabra, C. H. Clauss, Wm. D'Albini

Case #236
Adam, Conrad

Died Intestate
Vol. 3, pgs 624, 625;
dated 3 December, 1900
Died 23 November, 1896 intestate.; A/E: Adelbertha Adam
Case #209
Allen, John C.
Of Buffalo, New York, died 14 April, 1899
Vol. 3, pgs 404, 406; dated 15 April, 1899
John C. Allen of Buffalo, New York died 14 April, 1899; A/E: J. Steward Clarke; Names: John Howell, Wm. Ziegler
Case #73
Ammann, Christian
Vol.F-1, pgs 186, 190; Vol. D pgs 135, 136, 138;
dated 16 February, 1882- 25 March, 1882
Wife: Sophie Ammann; App: Wm. Kuhfuss, Sylvester Simon, R. W. Whitworth; Names: William Kuhfuss, Albert Ammann, Carl Ammann, Geo. E. Albee, Lewis Hemphill, John Saner
Case #43
Arrington, Daniel and Williams G.
Vol.D-1, pgs. 348,349,350,351,353,354,355,391,392,404,405; Vol. F-1, pgs 10,16, 24, 29, 34,38,44,50,65,69,71, 76,85,87,94 ; Vol.D pgs, 49,97,129;
dated 15 June, 1875 - 16 July 1883
Names: Phillip H. Irwin, Daniel J. Gathing, George Nichols, Sr., Don McKenzie (Hernando, Ms) Henry M. Gathing, G. A. Towpperewein
Case #200
Ashworth, Walter R.
Deceased had a wife living at Lebanon, Tennessee;
Vol. 3, pgs 287,288,289, 394; dated 25 Nov. 1898 - 6 March 1899
Temp. A/E: H. J. Graham; Names: D. A. Foote, Max Beseler, St. Marys Sanitarium, Dr. A. H. Davidson
Case #161
Barr, Elizabeth
Vol. 2, pg. 476; Vol. 3, pg 1;
dated 16 August, 1884; Probate 7 August 1893
Husband: A. W. Barr; Daughter: Lizzie Barr Jones; Wit.: Charles. H. Burch, A.O. Taylor. A. Bodemann attests to the handwriting of Chas. H. Burch who died about two years previous to this probate. Name: Mrs. L. Barr Burch.
Case #233
Baumann, Mathias
Vol. 3, pg. 618,
dated 26 March 1895; Probate December 1900. Death occurred 15 September 1900.
Wife: Frederica; Children: Henry Baumann, Gustav Baumann, Albert Baumann, Caroline Mocker (born Baumann), Phillipine Quin (born Baumann), Louisa Nelelhauf (born Baumann). Wit.: Henry Bickel, Ludwig Ort. App: Joe Dienger, Geo. Zoeller, Adolph Weyrich. Name: Mrs. F. Baumann.
Case #136
Bayard, J.J. (Dr.)
Died intestate
Vol. 2, pgs.246,247,252,260, 265,292,294,332;
dated 17 December, 1890 - 4 April, 1892
Died in Boerne about 6 December 1890; Names: H. J. Graham, D. P. Hobron, P. D. Saner
Case #32
Bechstaedt, Theodore
Vol. D-1, pgs 184,197, 216;
dated 7 December, 1870 - 10 August, 1872
Names: Adolph Neubver, O. Neuber, F. Zimmerman, H. Magers, Gustav Bechstaedt, Bertha Staffel, F.___Lenz, ____Stendebach, G. Toepperwein, H. Stecher, Otto Neuber.
Case #118
Beissner, F. L.
Vol. 2, pgs 96,97,341;
dated 19 March, 1888 - 6 June, 1892
Surviving wife: Bertha Beissner; App: Chas. Weyrich, H. G. Groebel, Henry J. Graham, Names: G. A. Duerler, Frank Corley, E. L. Henderson, W.V. Henderson, John Stephenson, Annie Stephenson, Mrs. E. Stribling, Frank Stribling, Mrs. W. G. Kingsbury, A. S. Gager.
Case #?
Bergmann, Mrs. E.
Vol.3, pgs 197, 198; dated 12 April, 1897 ---
48 years of age and of American nativity. Names: J. A. Phillip, A. Theis, E. Janensch, John Werner, Albert Phillip, L. Ort.
Case #79
Bergmann, Joseph<
Vol.F-1, pgs 200,207,208,211;
dated 18 September, 1882- 21 May, 1883
Temp. Admin.: William Dietert; Names: Anna and Rosalia Schubert of Reichenberg, Bohemia.
Case #1
Beseler, Charles
Vol.D-1, pgs 0,1,50,51,54;
dated 28 April, 1862 - 4 September, 1866
Son: (eldest) Charles Phillip Beseler; wit: Charles Kloepper, App: Joseph Newbrough, E. R. Freeman, Adolph Neuber; Names: Hugo Degener, Julius Dresel, Ernst Kapp, Ernest Beseler, Ernest Altgelt, William Kuhfuss, Friedrich Lenz, J. Ulrich and Co.
Case #102
Bettner, James S.
Vol. 2, pg. 48;
Dated 13 July, 1858, Codicil No. 1 dated 26 March, 1859, and Codocil No. 2 dated 4 May, 1860, all probated by Surrogates Court, Westchester Co., New York
Wife Annie C. Bettner of Yonkers, Westchester County, New York: Children: 3 dau.: Francis F. Ludlow, Mary P. Bettner, Adelaide Bettner and son James (not 21 at date of Will); Brothers: Charles A. Bettner, George Bettner; Sister: Mrs. Elizabeth Aykroyd (Tenn.)
Nieces: Maria C. Aykdroyd, Mrs. Eliza I. McKissack, Holly Springs Mississippi.
Case #84
Beyer, Wilhelm
Vol. F-1; pgs 211, 215;
dated 21 May, 1883 - 16 July, 1883
Wit: Henry Dietert; Letters Testamentary: Ernestine Bergmann; App: Charles Dienger, August Theis, F. E. Grothaus.
Case #24
Bickel, Henry
Vol. D-1, pgs. 120,262,263,266;
dated 26 October, 1868 - 11 December, 1873
Henry (Heinrich), the son of John and Anna Catherina Bickel was over 14 years of age at date of first entry, and was of age at date of last entry. Names: Adolph Zoeller, Phillip Zoeller.
Case #21
Bickel, John
Vol.D-1, pgs. 108,109,111,112,120,122,124,143,157,169,171,262,263, 264,265,266,268,269,287;
dated 31 August, 1868 - 10 September, 1874
Children: Henry (Heinrich) and Martha, who appear to have lived in Guadalupe County and later in San Marcos, Hays County.
Names: Phillip Zoeller, August Vogt, Joseph Phillip, Herman Wetz, Henry Wendler, M. Schwarz, A. Zoeller, L. Ranzau, ___Diedeker, ___Gotthardt, Franz Vanderstratten, ___Boehm, I. V. Phillip, con. Adam, J. F. Stendebach, ___Pheifer, ___Barter, ch. Braun, K. Heiligmann, _ Klemm, J. Theis, ____Schaffer, G. Toepperwein, B. Logan, Mrs. Vanderstratten, Ottto Neuber, W. Heun, Chs. Bergstrom, Ph. theis ___Beversdorff, A. Staffel, W. Schreiner, H. Theis, A. Rosenthal, Chs. Wagner, Christian Aman, Leigh & Dittmar.
Case #129
Bierschwale, Charles
Died intestate
Vol.2, pgs 164,165,166,177;
dated 3 December, 1889 - 17 March, 1890
Died 25 April 1889; wife: Mattie Bierschwale, Children: Viola, aged 10 years, Walter, age 8 years, Hilery, aged 5 years, John, aged 3 years, Sarah, aged 8 months.; App: John A. Nickols, L. Layton, F. Bierschwale; Names: L. W. Howell, J. A. Nichols.
Case #196
Blank, Mrs. Ida
Of New York City
Vol.3, pgs 253,254,266;
dated 15 February, 1898 - 27 April, 1898
Died in the month of December 1897; Admin: Mrs. Mary A. Becker; Names: Mrs. S. Schertz, Mrs. E. M. Vogel, Mrs. Schultze.
Case #180
Boehm, Franz
Vol. 3, pgs 118,119,120,155,168,169,170,171, 186,206,207,226,228,279;
dated 5 February, 1896 - 5 August, 1898
Death occurred 4 December, 1895; Admin: Traugott Boehm, stepson of Franz Boehm; app: Joe Dienger, John Easterbruch, Helwig Zoeller; Later this case is called the estate of Franz and Julia Boehm; Names: H. Heiligmann, Adolf Haag, Carl Schrempf, A. Warren, T. Boehm, Dr. Miller, E. Lichtenbert, E. Ebensberger, R. Vogt, Robert Schertz, Carl Boehm (Blue Co., Indian Territory, Joseph Boehm (Bexar Co.,), Mrs. Anna Wagenfuhr (Bexar Co.), Pauline Hans (Bexar Col.), John Hoffmann, Christian Hanz, Willie Hoffmann, W. Hoffman, J. V. Phillip, Carl Reinhard, Frank Betz, Chas. Reinhard, Richard Vogt, F. W. Schweppe.
CaseS #56, #57, #59
Boker, J.M.
Vol. F-1, ps. 95,96,98,99,104,107,110,116,122, 127,139,144,153; Vol. D, pgs. 21,22,23,24,33,34;
dated 14 January, 1879 - 19 July, 1880
Admin: G. D. Duvenek; App: H. J. Graham, W. K. Jones, John W. Sansom; Names: Julius Fabra, ____Lavalie, G. Schope, ____Byrney, T. McGarity, ____Potchernick.
Case #15
Brown, Agnes N., Margaret Ellen, and James T.
Vol. D-1, pgs. 65,66;
dated 28 February, 1867 - 25 March, 1867
Margaret Brown is the "Natural Guardian" of the above named children. There are two older children, Caleb S. Brown and Mary L. Brown ( now by marriage, M. L. Giles), Margaret Brown is the daughter and heir of Thomas Jackson of Gonzalez County and her late husband was James L. Brown. There is property in Gonzalez County.
Case #142
Burrow, Alwin, Sr. S.
Vol. 2, page 302;
Will Vol.2, pg 305, dated 24 May, 1886; Date of Death, 12 April 1891
Wife, Emilie Burrow; Wit: Joe Dienger, Henry Bickel
Carstanjen, Rudolf
Vol.3, pg. 263,
,The following was filed for record in the Kendall County Probate Court on 22 April, 1898, from an authenticated copy of records of the Gillespie County, Texas, District Court, Book B, pages 48 and 49:
Rudolf Carstanjen, a native of Duisburg, Prussia, and aged about 24 years, immigrated from Havre and arrived at New Orleans on or about the end of July, 1850. He intends to reside in Comal County (a summary). Citizenship application dated 17 May, 1854 before the District Clerk in Comal County.
The above declaration was presented by Carstanjen to the Gillespie County District Court during the September term, 1856, at which time citizendhip was granted. The witnesses were P. Braubach(?), and C. Flach.
Case #174
Carstanjen Minors
Vol.3, pgs 81,82,83,
dated 17 September, 1895 - 14 October, 1895
Rudolph Carstanjen's minor children are listed as Ida, Rudolph, Hedwig, Carl and Alwin.
Case #37
Claiborne, D.A., Minors
Vol. D-1, pgs. 203,279,280;
dated 13 February, 1872 - 30 August, 1873
Fanny Claiborne, widow of D. A. Claiborne, of Mason, Tipton County, Tennessee; Names: John James (San Antonio, Bexar Co.), Dr. Sterling Neblett, James H. Claiborne, J. H. Cooper, Helen Somerville.
Case #203
Cole, Eva R.
Vol.3, pgs.306,399,400;
dated 1 March, 1899 - 6 April, 1899
Death occurred 24 February, 1899 intestate; Admin: J. J. Cole, her husband; Children: constance G., 14 years of age, Robert W., 12 years of age, Florence E., 10 years of age.; App: w.H.A. Grogan, R. F. Santee, Aug. Ertel; Property in Leroy, Marion County, Florida; Name: W. F. Cole.
Case #45
Cook, John
Vol. D-1, pg 309,
dated Jan 1875; Alfred Bee, stated John Cook died month of August, 1875
Property left to Melinda Jane Street, daughter of Richard Street), Cook aged about 30 at the time.
Names: Benjamin F. Dane, Adeline de v. Dane, w. V. Henderson, J. F. Stendebach, Wilhelm Magers, Wm. Kuhfuss, Chas. Vautier, Robert Meadows, Ezekiel Wren, M. Baumann, John LaFayette, C. Aman, Wm. Nickel, John Good, Aug. Theis, John Warren, Henry Wendler, Dr. Jacob S. West, Henry Theis, Henry Magers, Henderson & King, Cherry Overton, Amanda Street, Ambrosia Garza, James Blanks, Emily Bee, H.H. Crain, P.J. Theis, P.D. Saner, Jas. Blank.
Case #87
Cowan, Mabel
Vol.F-1,pgs 233,234,235,237,240; Vol.D, pgs 174,175,176, 177, 178,179;
dated 27 October, 1884 - 24 January, 1885
Margaret A. Cowan, Mother, appointed guardian, by 29 Nov. 1884, Mabel was over 14 years of age and chose her Mother as guardian. A deceased brother Joseph Cowan; App: Wm. Ziegler, W. V. Henderson, H. J. Graham.; Names: J. S. Myrick and wife, John Wetzstein.
D'Albini, Dr. William
Vol.3, pg. 250; dated 1 October, 1889;
Dr. D'Albini takes this method of registering the births of his children and those of his wife Minna D'Albini, born Simon.
1. Gustav D'Albini, born 11 January, 1880
2. Alexander D'Albini, born 23 September, 1881
3. Antoine D'Albini, born 2 April, 1883
4. Gerhard D'Albini, born 6 May, 1885
5. Valeska D'Albini, born 8 March, 1887
6. Emma D'Albini, born 17 June, 1889
7. Ferdinand D'Albini, born 20 December, 1893
Attested to 12 January, 1898
Case #11
Deering, John B.
Vol.D-1, pgs 43,44,46,49,52,55,58,67,69;
dated 30 October, 1865 - 27 May, 1867
Lucy Ellen Deering appointed executrix. App: J. G. O'Grady, A. H. Barter, Jos. D. Johns; Names: F. V. Henderson,rs. Cupples and Cole, ____Stephan, ____Staffel, ____Kuhfuss, W. G. Kingsbury.
Case #212
Dobossy, Mrs. Franziska
Vol. 3, pgs 314,437,438,439,441,442,473, 474,475,477,478, 479,480,481,488,514,523,540,541,542,570,572,582,588;
dated 28 March, 1899 - 12 June, 1900
Born in Germany and aged 56 years. Guard: C. Dobossy, husband of Franziska; App: Joseph Grollimund, H. Lindner, F. W. Schweppe; Names: H. J. Graham, Faltin Bros., Hermann Lintner, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Dobossy, Jacob Rusch, William Albrecht, Jr., Wm. Kuhlmann, Adolph Wendler, Louis Leesch, Ed Maertz, Paul Toepperwein, L. Ort.
Case #208
Doebbler, Auguste
Vol. 3, pg.415, dated 17 Oct 1891; Death occurred 13 July 1898;
Daughters: Marie Cowan, Clara Hohenberger; A/E: Mary Cowan, whose husband is A. Cowan; App: Wm. Klinksiek, Henry Klinksiek, Sr., Fritz Kerchoff.Names: Theodore Hohenberger and his wife, Emma Hohenberger, Otto Cowan, Hy Klinksiek, Sr.
Case #80
Doebbler, Ferdinand
Vol. 2, pg. 257;
dated 21 April 1879, Native of Germany; Death occurred 30 April, 1881;
Wife: Auguste Doebbler; Wit:John Rausch, Charles Enderlin; App: Carl Klinksiek, Heinrich Klinksiek, Theodor Schild.
Cases #216 & #220
Domeyer, A. and Mrs. Katherin Schrempp
Vol. 3, pgs.484,496,497,498,506,507,517,518,525, 527,561,574 ;
dated 8 August, 1899 - 12 June, 1900
Mrs. K. Schrempp, formerly wife of A. Domeyer, died 18 April, 1899; Andreas Domeyer is a son of Catherine Domeyer.; A/E: Charles H. Herbst;; App: Aug. Offer, Ad. Zoeller, Albert Haufler; Names: Jacob Gass, Andreas Voight, Albertr Ammann, Andreas Domeyer, H. Strube, John Fege, A. Haufler, A. Wollschlaeger, John Frey, H. Safford, ? Lohman, ? Adam, R.S. Spenser, A. Domeyer, D. Bauer, A. Behr, w. Hein, B. Poehnert.
Case #221 - Guardian
Domeyer, Adolph
Vol. 3, pgs.498,499,516,605,607,608,610;
dated 1 September, 1899 - 3 December, 1900
Adolph domeyer, 14 years of age and youngest son of A. Domeyer and his wife Catherine Domeyer, chooses Chas. H. Herbst as his guardian; Names: Ernst Flach, Ed. Perner
Case #219
Domeyer, Ida
Vol. 3, pgs.494,495,496,517,605,607,608,610; dated 1 September, 1899 - 3 December, 1900
Ida, a girl 9 years of age, is the daughter of Ida Domeyer, deceased, who was the eldest daughter of Andreas Domeyer and his wife, Mrs. Catherine domeyer, deceased; Guard: Chas. W. Herbst; Later lists 6 "heirs": Adolf domeier 15 years, Ida Domeier, 10 years, F.A. Domeier, 30 years of age, Mrs. Mary Frey, wife of John Frey (Bexar County), Mrs. Anna Strube, wife of Henry Strube, Mrs. Mina Leidl, wife of Anton Leidl (Bexar County).
Case #4
Donop, Luis von
Vol. D-1, pgs. 1,3,6,7;
dated 30 June, 1862 - 28 October, 1862
Caroline von Donop, wife of deceased; Names: Ernst Kapp, Christoph Rhodius, Adolf Neuber.
Case #184
Dudley, C.J.
Vol. 3, pg. 176;
dated 23 Feb 1897;Death occurred 4 March 1897
Wife: H. J. Dudley; Wit: Auguste Phillip, John Reinhard; App: E. L. Nichols, Chas. Phillip, Adolph Phillip; Property in Karnes City, Texas, Lakeside, Travis Co., Texas, Laredo, Texas, Mansfield, Arkansas, Sparta, Tennessee, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Hillsborough Co., Florida, Dimmitt Co., Tx. Bexar Co., Tx., Wilson Co., Tx., Memphis, Tn., Polk, Co., Iowa.
Case #234
Duveneck, Clara
Vol. 3, pg. 628;
dated 10 Feb 1896; Death occurred 10 September, 1897
A joint will of Gerhard Duveneck and his wife Clara Duveneck; Miss Clara Schaeffer, daughter of Franz Schaeffer and Mathilde Schaeffer mentions "her brother" - "the daughters of Dr. Carl Melchert, dec'd. in New Orleans, Clara and Ottilie Melchert."; Wit: Ph. zoeller, Mrs. Margaretha Zoeller; App: Joe Dienger, H. J. Graham, Geo. Zoeller.
Case #235
Duveneck, Gerhard
Vol. 3, pg. 635;
dated 6 Oct 1897; Death occurred 27 October, 1900
A/E: Miss Clara Schaeffer, daughter of Franz Schaeffer and Mathilde Schaeffer; Wit: Florian Fuchs, Johanna Fuchs. Codicil dated 1 June, 1900 - no witnesses given: " Wilhelmina Helms, youngest daughter of my sister whose address is Bissenhausen [illegible] Heiligenloh, Provinz, Hanover, Germany; App: Joe Dienger, H.J. Graham, Geo. Zoeller.; Name: A.G. Vogt.
Case #223
Eicholz, N.
Vol.3; pgs.510, 511, 512; dated 17 Nov.1899 - 25 Nov. 1899
Death occurred 13 Nov. 1899- intestate; Wife: Mrs. Auguste Eichholz; Children Tillie Eichholz, 20 years of age, Max Eichholz, 19 years of age; App: Chas. Arhelger, Ch. Haufler, Wm. Tabbert; Names: Robert Klemstein, Auguste Tabbert, Paul Ingenhuett.
Case #99
Elmer, Macomb K.
Vol. 2, pg. 29;
dated 29 Nov 1873. Death occurred in New Jersey in 1879.
Wit: William F. Hirons, Joe. M. Shoemaker, N. J. Snyder; codicil #1: dated 15 June, 1878 in Bridgeton, New York; Wit: Frank M. Riley, James W. Trenchard, Albert S. Emmell; Probated in Surrogate Court, Cumberland County, New Jersey; Wife: Laura M. Elmer.
Case #71
Evans, Mrs. H.L.
Vol. F-1, pg. 177;
dated 29 August 1881
Age about 38 years; Names: D. M. Evans, Henry Wendler, Joseph Potschernick, J. C. Richter , J. F. Thompson, W. L. Wadsworth, William Schroeder.
Case #232
Ewald, August
Vol. 3, pg. 616;
dated 11 Feb 1899.
Death occurred 12 September, 1900.
Wife: Wilhelmina Ewald; Wit: Wm. Vanderstratten, John Reinhard; App: Joe Dienger, Geo. Zoeller, Adolph Weyrich; Name: August Ertel
Case #?
Farchon, George
Vol.2, pg. 473;
dated 18 July 1893
Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan and 19 years of age; Names H. Theis, Ed. Kuhfuss, o. C. Braun, J. H. Phillip, J. H. Bourgeois, L. Ort, Col. Eugene Diggs.
Case #72
Farchon, John George, William & Marie Louise
Vol. F-1, pgs. 184,207,208,210,218; Vol. D, pgs. 131, 133;
dated 19 Dec. 1881 - 17 Sept. 1883
Guard: Catharine Bonnet; Mrs. Catharine Bonnet (formerly Farchon) and her husband John C. Bonnet; Name: Joseph Phillip.
Case #38
Fischer, Andreas
Vol. D-1, pg. 221;
dated 13 Feb 1872;
Death Occurred February, 1872
Wife: Dorothea Elizabeth Fisher; Children: Wilhelm, Elizabeth, Caroline, Andreas, Dorothea, August, Emilie; Wit: Friedrich Perner, Richard Kott, Chas. Roemer; App: William Heuermann, Otto Brinkmann, M. Lindner; Names: August Faltin, Friedrich Zimmermann, G. Fellbum, J. Hadden, A. Charty, J. Geissler, Fr. Fisher, Charles Ochse, Carl Schmidt.
Case #85
Fischer, Elizabeth
Vol. F-1, pgs.212, 216;
dated 21 May 1883 - 18 July 1883
Wit: Henry Seidensticker; A/E: Gottlob Fellbaum; App: Otto Brinkmann, Chas. Karger, Jacob Gass.
Case #119
Fischer, Maria
Vol.2, pg. 100;
dated 9 Aug. 1888
Born in Germany and 54 years of age; Names: Jos. B. Hadden, Wm. Kuhfuss, G. Duveneck, D. A. Foote, JohnWerner, August Ewald, L.N. Lavalle.
Case #?
Fischer, Marie
Vol. F-1, pgs 228, 232;
dated 14 June 1884 - 22 Oct 1884
Husband: William Fischer; Names: Henry Wendler, J. T. Clarke.
Case #151
Flach, Edmund
Vol. 2, pg. 37;
dated 24 June 1892 when he was about 34 years of age; Death occurred 8 July 1892
Wife: Helene Flach; Children: Louis aged 10 years, Felix aged 9 years, Martha aged 6 years, Edmund aged 3 years, Carl aged 2 months. Wit: Paul G. Villaret, Ernst Flach; Names: Christ. Flach, Dan Holekamp, Bruno Roggenbucke, Theo. Wiedenfeld, Jacob Gass, Peter Ingenhuett, Paul Ingenhuett.
Case #152 - Guardian
Flach, Louis, Felix, Martha, Edmund, Carl
Vol. 2, pgs. 377, 378;
dated 1 Aug. 1892
Guard: Helene Flach.
Case #214
Forbes, John M.
Vol. 3, pg. 316, dated 13 Aug 1859; 12 Codicils
Wife: Sarah S. Forbes; Sisters: Mary A. Cunningham, Margaret P. Forbes; Brothers: R. B. Forbes; A/E: H. H. Warden, now in China, Joshua C. Stone (Boston), Edward J. Hale (Boston) his partner; Wit: Lidia R. Swain, Lidian Emerson, Emma F. Ware; Names: C.F. Forbes, Mary H. Watson, wife of Robert S. Watson, Rev. John Weiss, Rev. John H. Morrison, Thomas Walsh now in China, Chandler Robbins, Elizabeth R. Angier, Dudley and Jonathan Beal, Edward Cunningham, William W. Swain.
Case #?
Fowler, Frederick R. Jr.
Vol. 2, pg. 274;
dated 20 June 1891
From Courtland, Westchester County, New York, dated 17 December, 1888 and filed in Kendall County 20 June, 1891.
Sylvanus L. Fowler, brother of deceased who died intestate, granted powers of administration.
Case #51
Friedrich, Alice Louise and Charlotte Mathilde
Vol. F-1, pgs. 35,38,50,65,76, 85,95,104,109, 116,121,126,152,159,164;
dated 28 Jan. 1881
Guard: Alice Block of New Orleans, Louisiana; The children reside in Orleans Parish, Louisiana.
Case #60
Froebel, H. Guenter
Vol. D, pg 35;
dated 27 Dec 1878 when he was about 50 years of age; Death occurred 25 August 1879.
Children: Agnes Froebel, now named Theis, Rudolf Froebel, Hilmar Froebel; Wit: Henry Wendler, Eugene Laue, L. C. Grothaus; A/E: L.C. Grothaus, later August Theis; App: Chas. Dienger, Wm. Vogt, Henry Wendler; Names: R.R. Sappington, M. S. Sappington, F.E. Grothaus..
Case #64
Froebel, Hilmar
Vol. F-1, 127, 136, 152,154,157,159, 166,170,172,180; Vol.D, 58,59,125,126,127 ; dated 20 Jan. 1880 - 19 Sept, 1881
Hilmar Froebel was over 14 years of age on 20 Jan. 1880 and 21 by 12 September, 1881; Guard: William Heuermann, Sr. (Bexar Co.), App: Henry Wendler, Chas. Dienger, Wm. Vogt; Names: Chas. Hugo and F. E. Grothaus, all of Bexar County, B. R. Sappington and wife, L. C. Grothaus, Rud. Froebel, August Theis.
Case #?
George, John W.
(Vol. 3, pg 448 through 472 from New York, New York), and
dated 13 Jan. 1886
Wife: Anne Drew George; Sons: Joseph M. George, Jefferson George, Eugene C. George, Lee George ( the last twp are minors and Lee is called the youngest); Adopted dau. Ida Mae George; Property in Fayette County, Kentucky; A/E. Edward P. Chamberlin, New York City; Wit: George E. Pasco, George W. Palmer (both of New York City);
Codicil #1 Vol. 3, pg 457 dated 14 January, 1887: Names brother-in-law, David B. Kirk of Brooklyn as co-executor. "Florence Herrick, formerly the wife of my son Joseph M. George, during the life of her child Florence Amelia George."; Wit: T.L. Crittenden, Richard Gray, William Wheeler (all of New York City); an entry in Vol. 3, page 467 says David B. Kirk by 27 October, 1892, was living in Kansas City, Missouri.
Case #57
Gerfers,P. Joseph
Vol. D-1, pg 406, Vol. F-1, pg.86, Vol.D, pgs, 19,20;
dated 17 Sept. 1878 - 1 Oct. 1878
Wife: Auguste Gerfers; Names: W. P. Gerfers, C. H. Sueltenfuss, F. Hofheinz, Henry Wehe, Philip Zoeller, R. W. Whitworth
Case #54
Gombert, Henry
Vol. D-1, pgs. 392,393,394
16,17,18,20,21,49,50,51; Vol.F-1, pgs.70,72,74,76,77,80,95,104,109,116,122,126,133;
dated 21 May 1878 - 19 Nov. 1879
Emilie Gombert, surviving wife of Henry, and Henry Gombert now four years old and only child of deceased. A/E: Emilie Gombert App: Ph. Zoeller, Hermann Wetz, Wm. Vogt; Names: Julius Fabra, William Kuhfuss, Hermann Scheele, Hermann Pfeiffer, Albert Fabra, C. Ammann, Anna Holzinger, Henry Theis, C. G. Vogel, L. C. Grothaus.
Case #?
Gombert, Therese
Vol.F-1, pgs.18, 32;
dated 18 Nov. 1876 - 23 Apr. 1877
Husband: Hermann Gombert; Names: Jacob Theis, Wm. Vogt, F. Werner, Chr. Humboldt, John Werner, Anton Koch, Gustav Vogt, Moritz Pfeiffer, Jos. Phillip, F. Buelle, Gottlieb Schwope, Carl Schwope, C. Hugo Clauss.
Case #20
Gotthardt, Theodore
Vol. D-1, pgs 101, 102;
dated 2 July 1868 - 3 July 1868
Widow: Caroline Gotthardt; App: Julius Fabra, William Kuhfuss, Reinhold Kutzer; The deceased owned land in Germany that was sold after his death.
Case #97
Graham, Ellen
Vol. 2, pgs. 20,21,22,24,26,37; dated 4 April 1883 when she was about 53 years of age; Death occurred 13 May 1886.
Sons: Henry J., Joseph T., James C.; Daughters: Ellen Belle, Adaline; Wit: Erastus Reed, J. C. Evans; App: August Schweppe, O.M. Brown, Joe Dienger; Names Carl Klemstein, John Reinhard, Adam Schwarz, Carl Wessely, Jr., Charles Langbein, Charles H. Herbst, August Minnich, C. Auberle, Carl Lahs.
Case #121
Graham, J. T.
Died intestate
Vol. 2, pgs. 103,104,105,109,110,112,117,118,139,146,147,154,175,177,185,206,216,231, 251, 253 ;
dated 6 Dec. 1888
Graham died 6 Dec. 1888 in Boerne, intestate, and was the brother of H. J. Graham; App: O.M. Brown, August Schweppe, Joe Dienger -- later C. H. Burch, C. F. Luckenbach, J. G. Kingsbury.; Property in San Antonio and Harris County; Names: Eugene Laue, mrs. Ulle, Lavalle and Schertz, Mrs. Barr, R. P. M. Waring, C. H. Herbst, Chas. Wessely, C. Klempstein, Aug. Minnich, Mrs. E. Graham.
Case #17
Graham, Joseph
Vol. D-1, pgs. 79,82,86,88;
dated 6 Sept 1866
Wife: Ellen Graham; "My children now four in number."; Wit: J. G. O'Grady, J. F. Stendebach; App: Erastus Reed, Joseph D. Johns, J. G. O'Grady; Name: John James of San Antonio; Graham held property in Blanco, Milam, Harris and Kendall Counties
Case #29 - Died intestate
Haddenbrock, Franz
Died intestate
Vol. D-1, pgs.142, 143, 148, 150, 153, 159, 163, 169, 188, 189;
dated 3 June 1869 - 10 Oct. 1870
App: W. Heuerman, H. Seidensticker, H. Wille; Names: Theodore Wiedenfeld, Adam Vogt, William Hedrmann, August Faltin, Henry Fisher (Kerr Co.) Jas. L. Lester, John Clark, Jas. R. Burt, Franzzisko Gomez, Joseph Brendle, Jas. F. Peacock, Lyman M. Stewart, M. Bonzano, all of Kerr County, E. Steiger and F. Gerhard of New York, Dresel and Briam of San Antonio, Siemering and Co., Betty Holekamp, Ernst Altgelt, Otto Brinkmann, John Hoerner, F. Montag, ? Stendebach, Wm. F. Geissler, John Pankaratz, Ad. Rosenthal, ? Roggenbucie, ? Lindner, Chs. Schreiner, ? Sauer, Heuermann and Meier, Chs. Herbst, Fr. Saur, Theo. Beckstedt, Robert Steves, B. Rees, Chr. Flach, V., ? Pfeiffer, Chs. Tellgmann, John Blum.
Case #34
Hagemann, Bernhard
Vol.1, D-1, pgs. 198,219,232,306,307,308,313,314,315,353, 379,382; Vol.F-1<, pgs. 9,15,23,29,34,36,37,44,49;
dated 28 July 1871 - 20 Nov. 1877
Guard: John F. Stendebach; Lists Mina Hagemann as a minor and Mrs Therese Hagemann as deceased; Names: Wm. Kuhfuss, F. Haag, Chs. Wenzel, G. Marquardt, H. Magers, ? Crawford, Ph. Jac. Theis, Wm. Adam, C. Rechenthin, Altgelt and Portis, Henry Wendler, G. Bergmann, John Werner, Pauline Pfeiffer, H. Gombert, L. S. ? Hemphill, R. Street, Wm. Wal, ? , Mrs. Anna Vogt, Carl Kochzuis, I. V. Phillip, F. Krause, Roberrt Scherrtz, Wm. Stendebach, Chas. Adam, B. Hagemann, W. K. Jones, Mrs. Johanna Hagemann, Mrs. Bertha Staffel, William Hagemann, Rudolph Carstanjen.
Case #35
Hagemann, Mina
Vol.D-1, pgs. 202,319; Vol. F-1 pgs. 9,16;
dated 6 Dec 1871 - 19 Sept. 1876
Guard: Johanna Hagemann; From Gillespie County, Mrs. Johanna Hagemann writes "the minor Wilhelmina Hagemann, now Mrs. Bettel."; Names: Julius Fabra, Friedrich Zimmermann.
Case #31
Herms, Hermann
Vol.D-1, pgs. 183,206,207,208,209,210,211, 272;
dated 8 October, 1870 - 12 March, 1874
Names: Charles Herbst, Peter Ingenhuett, H. Witbold, F. Meyer, C. W. Boerner, G. Schellhase, Chs. Karger, G. Mohrhof, P. Ingenhuett, H. Weber, V. Pfeiffer, Soph. Herbst, P. Hanisch, H. Theis, Fr. Aschmann.
Case #88
Harsdorff, Anna and Willie
Vol. F-1, pgs.236,239,241; Vol.D, pgs.182,183; Vol.2, pgs.107,110,135,145,154, 157,174,177,185,206,216,226,227,244,250,254,259,260,265,292, 294,332,466,471;
dated 29 November, 1884 - 25 April, 1893
Christoph Harsdorff appointed guardian, later C. V. Mayrhofen as guardian of Wille.; App: H. J. Graham, F. W. Schweppe, A. G. Vogt; Names: Frank Schwarz, Robert Saur, L. Koer ? Wilhelmine Sauer, Ad. Ammann, H. Theis, G. W. Edge, Christian Schmidt, Jr.
Case #77
Harz, Richard
Vol.F-1, pgs. 196,198;
dated 6 July, 1882 - 22 July, 1882
Temp. Admin: John Reinhard
Case #31
Hasencamp, Henry
Vol. D-1, pgs. 110,112,118,121,123,129, 130,161,164,193,380,403; Vol.F-1, pgs. 8,15,23,29,33,36,44,49,64,69,75,87,94,103, 109,115,117,121,126,139;;
dated 29 September, 1868 - 16 March, 1880
Guard: Gottlieb Stephan: Names: M. Baumann, F. Harz, W. Vogt, F. Lenz, A. Koch, F. Werner, Chs. Dienger, J. F. Stendebach, C. Humboldt, C. Hugo Clauss, Aug. Beversdorff, H. G. Froebel, Julius Fabra, Ad. Zoeller, Fred. Werner. J. Theis, D. Meckel, G.A. Toepperwein, A. Staffel, Mrs. Hefner, Carl Adam, ? Mueller.
Case #124
Haufler, J. G.
Vol.2, pgs.119,1201,21,138,146,155,157,175;
dated 26 March, 1889 - 20 January, 1890
A/E: Louise Haufler; App: August Langbein, Alfred Behr, August Offer; Names: Adolf Haag, Fritz Haag, H. Magers.
Case #222
Haufler, Louise
Vol.3, pgs. 489,500,501,502,503,504, 553,559;
dated 30 August, 1899 - 6 February, 1900
Gustav Haufler appointed guardian of Louise Haufler, 64 years of age; App: A. Wollschlaeger, Karl Wenzel, O. Behr. A court entry dated 6 February, 1900, says ward is now deceased; Names: Ottmar Behr, Andreas Wollschlaeger, Wm. Magers, A. Theis, D. A. Foote, Gerald W. Calrow, C. A. Wendler, Joe Dienger, C. H. Bergmann.
Case #201
Hein, John (Johann)
Vol. 3, pg. 385;
dated 3 Dec. 1898 when he was 74 years of age, translated from German; Death occurred 5 December, 1898.
Wife: Florentine; Son: Wilhelm; Daughter: Louise Krause; Grand-children: Max and Bertha Hein; Wit: Henry Poehnert, J. H. Bishop, Chas. Sueltenfuhs; A/E: John H. Bishop; App: Ed Maertz, H. J. Graham, John Reinhard; Names: Mrs. S. Schertz, F. Boehm, E. H. Stribling, W. ? Eicholz, William Hein, Alb. Kutzer, F. Krause, E. Merz.
Heinen, Anna Maria Died intestate
Vol.D-1, pgs.191,192,218,276,277,278,301,365,366,367; Vol. F-1, pgs. 8,15,24,29;
dated 16 January, 1871 - 16 January, 1877
A/E: Peter M. Heinen, later Ernst Altgelt of Bexar County; App: Emil Serger, William Heuermann, Charles Herbst; Names: Anton Bohnert, J. G. O'Grady, Joseph Samm, Christoph Flach, G. Freisleben, Lorenza Castro, John Pankratz.
Case #26
Heinen, Anton
Vol. D-1,pgs.134, 141 22;
dated February, 1869 - 20 April, 1869
A/E: Johanna Heinen, widow of deceased; App: P. Ingenhuett, P. Heinen, Const. Haerter.
Case #46
Heinen, Mathilde and Antonie
Vol.D-1, pgs.318,323,331,332,333,383,384; Vol. F-, pgs. 10,16,24,30,34,38,45,50; dated 20 September, 1875 - 20 November, 1877
Guard: Richard Kott; Mathilde and Antonie are respectively six and seven years of age and the grandchildren of Anna Maria Heinen, deceased.
Case #210
Herbst, Friedrich August Heinrich
Vol. 3, Pg. 421;
dated 11 Mar. 1899 when he was 72 years of age and voided a previous will dated 20 October, 1877. He was a native of Hildesheim, Hanover, Germany. Death occurred 25 March, 1899.
Wife: Laure Herbst; Sons: Max Herbst, Fritz Wilhelm Herbst; Daughters: Emilie Herbst, Laura Herbst.; Heirs listed as: Max Herbst, Emilie Herbst (Mrs. Joe Simon), Fritz Wilhelm Herbst, Albert Herbst, Carl Heinrich Herbst, Ernest Herbst, Elise Herbst (Mrs. Paul Sueltenfuss), Herman Herbst, Alvine Herbst, Laura Herbst; Wit: Robert Herbst, F.G.H. von Konarsky; App: August Knibbe, F.W. Gerfers, John Krause; Names: Joseph Simon, Jul. Walter, Peter Klaus, Joseph Sims, C. Sueltenfuss , Paul Sueltenfuss
Case #178 and 179
Hermann, John
Vol. 3, pgs.92,114,122,123,132,133,135, 137,138,139,140,149, 150,155,160,163
dated 27 January, 1896 - 1 February, 1897
A/E: Henry Wendler; App: Joe Dienger, W. H. A. Grogan, A. Bergmann; Names: W. G. Hughes, C. O. Ebensberger, L. Nipchauf, Carl Sherming, John Howell, G. Calrow, J. M. Saner, Jack Howard, Wm. Adam, A. C. Wendler, H. B. Wendler, John Crain, Ad. Wendler, Bruno Wendler, Th. Nickels, A. Theis, L. Nesselhauf, C. Dienger, W. F. Cole, Gorden Davis, Mr. Calder, Samuel McMurry, Mr. Smith, Wendler and Schraeder, W. Davis, J. Warren, Adolph Wendler, Carl Schermeng, August Ertell, Wm. Cole, Ludwig Fabra, G. Stephan, John Warren, G. Schwope, C. Schrader, H. Zoeller, W. Leonhardt, N. Kingsbury, G. Weiss, Albert Wendler, G. Davis, John Millen, H. Wendler, John Warner, H. Zoeller, ? John, John Crane, S. Calrow, T. Nichols, C. Heimrath, W. V. Henderson, H. von Rosenberg, Anton Bergmann.
Case #115
Herrin, J.F.
Vol. 2, pgs.80,82,175,177,185,206,208, 214,220,231,253,265,282, 294,332,402;
dated 17 December, 1887 - 3 October, 1892
A/E: Annie B. Herrin; App: J. S. Cowling, T. B. Johns, Henry Agold; Names: Murray C. Molesworth, John E. Potter, John N. Remling, Dr. Weatherhead, Foote, House and Gager, August Theis, O. M. Brown, P. Ingenhuett, A. Bodemann, Lavalle and Schertz, J. S. West, Wem Kuyhfuss, August Schweppe, H. J. Graham, Joe Dienger, Henry Bickel.
Case #14
Hilke, Charles
Vol. D-1, pgs. 44,62,68,87,124,128;
dated 5 December 1865 - 28 December 1868
"beloved brother Heinrich Hilke, living in Germany in the Kingdom of Hannover, in the town of Bodenwerder."; Wit: V. Pfeufer, Frederick Werner; App: Henry Boerne, Charles Herbst, H. Lauer; Names: Ernest Schilling, Charles Schmitt, Martin Ingenhuett, J.P. Oberwetter, Hermann Ochse, Carl Schwope (Kerr County)
Case #144
Hobron, Delwan (Delevan) P.
Vol. 2, pg. 116 dated 17 June 1889; Death occurred 29 December, 1891
Wife: Georgiana Hobron (She signed her name as Mrs. Georgia A. Hobron); Nephew: Charles Latham Hobron, "son of my brother C. B. Hobron and Lizzie E. Hobron, his wife."; Wit: J. M. Saner, Eugene Digges.
Case #25
Holekamp, Georg Friedrich
Vol. D-1, pg. 131, dated 21 Oct. 1861, and translated from German. Death date not indicated. Records dated 28 Dec. 1868 - March 1869
Wife: Betty Wilhelmina Holekamp, nee Abbenthern; Oldest Son: Georg Augustin Holekamp; Third Son: Daniel Holekamp; Had property in Kerr County; Wit: A. Bruns and Aug. Faltin, (A. Faltin only living witness on 28 Dec. 1868); App: Heinrich Boerner, P. Ingenhuett, H. Wille; Names: P.A. Ingenhuett.
Case #137
Holland, Edmund
Vol.2, pgs. 244,248,252,294; dated 13 January, 1891 - 5 October, 1891
Edmund Holland died 10 Jan. 1891; Temp Admin: Charles Roemer; Names: Mrs. Dorothea Schilling, P. D. Saner, Wm. Ziegler.
Case #36
Holzinger, Johann Georg
Vol. D-1, pg. 213, signed in San Antonio on 27 June 1871; Death occurred between 22 Feb. 1872 and 6 August, 1872; a native of Membach, Oberamt, Kingelau ?, Wurtemberg.
Wife: Mariana, formerly Krempp, now Holzinger; Wit: Gustav Bergmann and A. Dittmar, both of San Antonio; Dittmar states that in 1871, Holzinger was 50 or 60 years of age.
Case #175
Holzinger, Mariana
Vol. 3, pg. 96; dated 8 Oct. 1895 when she was abt. 77 years of age. Wife of Johann Georg Holzinger, deceased.
Daughters: Mariana Nickel, wife of William Nickel, Genoveva Seidemann, wife of Peter Seidemann; Grandson: Gustav Nickel; G-daughter: Mrs. Auguste Offer, nee Nickel; Signature of testator given as Maria Anna Holzinger; A/E: H. Theis; Wit: Julius Phillip, Jr., Adolph Harz.
Case #76
Homan, Louis
Vol.F-1, pgs 195,198; dated 27 May, 1882- 17 July, 1882
Temp Admin: Henry J. Graham
Case #192
Howell, L. W.
Vol.3, pgs.230,248,256,257,269,389,390,392; dated 10 November, 1897 - 3 April, 1899
Death occurred 27 July, 1899
Case #?
Humboldt, Mrs> M.
Vol. 3, pg 127; dated 23 July, 1896
Subject on this day was about 70 years of age and born in Baden, Germany; Names: August Ewald, D. A. Foote, A. Bergmann, L. Ort, Adolph Weyrich, Henry Bickel.
Case #181 - Guardian
Hunt, John T.
Vol..3, Pgs. 15,16,126,129,136,152, 153,164,165,167, 209,260,261,265,266,274,275,294,487,520; Dated 16 April, 1894 - 4 December, 1899
Hunt was born in Hardeman County, Tn, 27 May 1843; Temp. Guard: W. B. Garven.: Guard: C. P. Hunt, later H. J. Graham; Court record of 29 Nov. 1899 (Vol. 2, pg 520) said Hunt was now deceased and ha a wife, Mrs. Lizzie Hunt, living in Benjamin, Texas, mentions a David Hunt; Names: H. Theis, L. Ort, Adolph Weyrich, J. A. Phillip, E. L. Nichol, D. A. Foote, A. Bergmann, Charles F. Cole, E. Bonnet, H. B. Wendler, Geo. Zoeller, Houston Gourley,Henry Mertz, Hermann Schmidt, Tom Shepherd, Grant Gourley, Mrs. Garven, J. W. Lawhon, Mr. Phil Hunt, M. Hunt, Mary Gerfers, Chas. Gerfers, Jesse W. Lawhon, F. W. Schweppe, C. H. Sueltenfuss, T. C. Hicks, Joseph Gerfers, W. P. Gourley, Sr., J. H. Bourgeois, J. Sutherland, Ed. Khufuss, R. Schertz.
Case #82
Inden, Joseph
Vol.F-1, pgs. 205,207,208; dated 18 December, 1882-19 March, 1883
Temp. Admin: C. O. Ebensberger; Name: Harnish and Baer.
Case #148
Jones, Alex P. and Lizzie P.
Vol. 2, pgs 382,383,384,416,417,435,436,468, 469,470,475,476; dated 6 June, 1892 - 7 August, 1893
Minors: Alex P. Jones, 12 years old, and Lizzie P. Jones, 8 years old; Guard: Mrs. Lizzie Barr Burch; App: Joe Dienger, H. J. Graham, Henry Wendler; Names: E. Barr, L.M. Lavalle, Frank Jones, Helen Baylor Jones (El Paso County)
Case #147
Jones, G. K.
Vol.2, pgs 379,381,409,410,412,415,439,440; dated 6 June, 1892 - 5 December, 1892
Guard: Frank Jones; App: Joe Dienger, H. Wendler, H. J. Graham; Names: P.D. Saner, A. Knibbe, Henry Dietert.
Case #87
Jones, Pinckney
Vol. F-1, pg. 223; dated 23 November, 1883
Admin: Lizzie Barr Jones; App: Jacob S. West, W. V. Henderson, J. C. Evans.
Case #193
Karger, Charles
Vol. 3, pg.233; dated 20 Jan. 1889 when he was about 44 years of age; Death occurred 19 July, 1898
Wife: Alvine Karger; mentions children, not names; Witness: Paul Ingenhuett, Rudolph Flach; App: Emil Karger, Friedrich Weber, Rudolph Flach.
Case #70
Kelley, Edward and Apaline
Vol. F-1, pgs 176,179,181, Vol. D, pgs 123,124; dated 24 August, 1881 - 19 September, 1881
A/E: Edward Kelley; App: Michael A. Toohey, Pleasant Wright, John C. Brown; Property in Kerr County; Name: John N. Remling.
Case #18
Kendall, George Wilkins
Vol. D-1m pg. 84; dated 4 Feb. 1867, New Orleans; probate date 8 April 1874
Wife: Adelina de V. Kendall; Children: Georgina de V. Kendall, Louisa Caroline Kendall, George William Kendall, Henry Fletcher Kendall; Brother-in-law: J. Cummings Evans; App: Erastus Reed, William V. Henderson, Charles Braun; Names: August Staffel, Henry C. King, A.M. Holbrook, John Caperton, Louis Willke, ---Devine, T.A. Quintero (New Orleans), Pierre Charles Cuvellier (New Orleans), George Werner Krause, Christian Aman, John Joseph Walzem, Jean Sesage and Son, (France), W. Dietert, Jacob Theis, J. G. O'Grady, J. D Johns, H. Wendler, --Ludwig, Norton and Deutz, Lockhart and Randall, E.A. Wagner, W.E. Jones, H. Gersdorff, Oliver and Brothers, W. R. Story, H. Runge and Co., F. Kalteyer, Cochrane, Baylef and Co., R. Brotze, Christian Aman, Clara Melchert, A. Wette-- , M. Baumann, Anna Vogt, H. G. Cutlett, A. Dittmar, Phillip Zoeller.
Case #39
Kernaghan, William
Vol. D-1, pgs 229,230,237,238,239,240,241,242, 281,282,302,303,304, 305;
dated 22 July, 1872 - 15 March, 1875
A/E: Ferdinand Simon; App: Ignaz Minnich, Wm. Kuhfuss, P.D. Saner; Names: A. Ditmar, W. B. Leigh, I.S. N. Menger, J. G. O'Grady, E.A.F. Toepperwein, R. Rev. Clodius M. Dubuis, I.(J) Steinbaugh, P. Coffey, Henry Kernaghan, Dr. F. Herff, Fritz Voollmering, Anton Bergmann, Henry Dietert, Wilhelm Dietert, Gottlieb Stephan, W. G. Kingsbury, Jacob Theis, Charles Dienger, John F. Stendebach, Johanna Hefner, Joseph Phillip, Max Aue, Conrad Adam, Ignatz Minnich, Charles F. Cole, A. Rosenthal, Charles Brown, Vincent Phillip, Leigh ? ; Dittmar, J. V. Phillip, Mrs. Haefner, Ch. Braun, C. Adam, ? Sweeney of San Antonio or Fort Clark.
Case #81
King, Edmond
Vol. F-1, 205,206,207
dated 11 December, 1882 - 15 January, 1883
Wife: Selina Long King; App: G. D. Duveneck, W. D'Albini, O. M. Brown; Names: Geo. C. Cooper, Geo. F.W. Miller
Case #182
Kingsbury, W.G.
Vol.3, pgs 166,172,190
dated 19 January, 1897 - 16 February, 1897
Died 11 September, 1896; A/E: Mrs. Elizabeth Kingsbury; Names: F. H. Kingsbury, Norman Kingsbury
Case #189
Klemme, Charles
Vol.3, pgs. 200, 246,252,258
15 May, 1897 - 5 April, 1898
Subject about 75 yrs of age, born in Germany; Guardian: W. G. Hughes; Heirs: Misses Laura and Clara Klemm; Names: H. Theis, L. Ort, Henry Bickel, D. A; Foote, A.G. Vogt, John Werner, Joe Dienger, Adolph Weyrich, G. Wollschlaeger, Chas. Pfeiffer, G. Stephan, J. A. Kaiser, John Howell, S. Stephenson, Gordon Davis, Wendler and Nichols, Schrader Bos. Livery, Geo. Zoeller.
Case #137
Klemstein, Carl
Vol. 2, pg. 268, dated Sept. 1890
Wife: Florentine; children: Sons, Carl and Gustav; daughter, Bertha.; Wit: wilhelm Trampp, August Fischer, E. Habecker translated the will from German to English; App. R. Flach, Theo. Wiedenfeld, Dan. Holekamp: Name: Rich. Faltin
Case #177
Kuhfuss, Therese
Vol. 3, pg. 102; dated 8 Nov. 1895
Sons: Ed Kuhfuss, William Kuhfuss (still a minor); Wit: Aug. Ewald, Julius Koch (deceased earlier); A/E: Ed Kuhfuss; App: Wm. Ad. Weyrich, Joe Dienger.Vanderstratten
Case #166
Kuhfuss, William
Vol. 3, pg. 42; dated 10 May 1872; Death occurred 21 August, 1894.
Wife: Therese, formerly Riedel; Wit: H. Theis, G. H. Toepperwein
Case #78 AND #79
Lawford, Adrian
Vol.F-1, pgs. 199,203,204,207
18 September, 1882 - 15 January, 1883
Temp. Admin: George C. N. Cooper.
Case #213
Lemon, George W.
Vol. 3, pgs 409,410,440,443,506;
dated 20 May, 1899 - 2 October, 1899
Died 20 May 1899; Son: George Lemon, only child; Temp. Admin: H. J. Graham; Names: Max Beseler, Gerald W. Calrow, Joe Dienger.
Case #224
Lemmon, George W.
Vol. 3, pgs. 504,505;
dated 2 October 1899
George W. Lemmon, son of George W. Lemmon, deceased, a boy of 18 years, chose Dr. A.H. Davidson as guardian; Names: Wm. Wilke, F. W. Homer.
Case #59
Leonard, Lorenz
died 1 July, 1897
Vol.F-1, pgs 114,118,119,122,127; Vol. D, pgs.39, 40,41,42,43,44;
dated 23 August - 1879 - 20 January, 1880
3 June 1879 when he was about 46 years of age
Wife: Elise, formerly Wendler; Wit: Henry Wendler, H. W. Petermann; A/E: Elise Leonard; App: Julius Fabra, Wm. D'Dalbini, August Theis
Case #131
Leylich, Wilhelm
Vol. 2, pg. 168; dated 11 Nov. 1889 when he was about 82 years of age; Death occurred 7 December, 1889
Nephew: Gustav Adolph Toepperwein; Wit: F.N.J.Lohmann, Henry Theis; A/E: G. A. Toepperwein; App: Chas. F. Luckenbach, Adolph Weyrich, Joe Dienger.
Case #?
Lier, Julius
Vol.2, pg. 12
dated 18 January 1886
Temp. Admin: Ed. F. Schmidt; Names: Edward Maertz, H. J. Graham.
Case #55
Lindner, Michael
Vol. D-1, pg. 401;
dated 3 Feb. 1878;
On 21 May, 1878, Wiedenfeld stated Lindner died about 2 months earlier
Wife: Margaretha; Children: daughter, Anna, now Mrs. Langbein, son Julius, son Hermann, daughter Auguste, son Leo, daughter Antoine.
Case #101
Louis, E.A.
Vol. 2, pg. 35;
dated 7 September 1886
Temp. Admin: F. W. Tucker
Case #?
Lovell, Samuel
Vol.3, pg. 238;
dated 20 December 1897
Died 18 December, 1897; Temp. Admin: H. J. Graham
Case #103
Ludolf, Josie Catherine Edge
>Vol.2, pgs 40,41,42,44,254
dated 17 January, 1887- 6 April, 1891
A/E: Edward Ludolf, surviving husband of deceased; app: F. W. Gerfers, August Knibbe, Carl Schuetz; Names: Fr. Herbst, W. B. Edge.
Case #176
Ludolf, Minors
Vol.3, pgs. 106,113,117,155,193,236,249,293,299, 521,522,544;
dated 10 December, 1895 - 25 January, 1900
Minors: Wm. L. Ludolf, J. H. Ludolf, Florence Ludolf, B. F. Ludolf; Guard: H. J. Graham; Entry dated 29 Nov. 1899: Etta Ludolf, one of the minors, has married W. A. Knibbe; Entry dated 25 Jan. 1900: J. Alfred Ludolf and Ben F. Ludolf still under age.
Names: J. S.; Cowling, D. A. Footre, E. Kuhfuss, W.H. Blanton, Wm. Edward Ludolf, Wm. Blanton, Mrs. Bergmann, D. Bergmann.
Case #164
Luessmann, Mrs. Angelica
Vol.3, pgs 11,13,21,24,25,26,30,43,46,54, 110,124,155,191,268,288,299,443,522,553,586
dated 4 April, 1894 - 4 June, 1900
Born in Germany and about 70 yrs. of age; Guard: Hermann Lindner and his wife Marie Lindner, being nearest of kin to Mrs. Luessmann.
App: Julius Holekamp, Paul Below, Theodor Wiedenfeld; Names: L. Ort, Charles Bonnet, J. H. Bourgeois, Jacob Theis, Ernst Janensch, Adolph Weyrich, H. J. Graham, Fr. Fischer, R. Faltin, H. G. Leesch, Louis Leesch, Carl Lahs, John Reinhard, Paul Ingenhuett, H.J. Leesch, C. Lindemann, W.L. Barker, L. Graap, A. Bodemann, Geo. Powell, Dr. Schnell, ? Codrington, Dan Holekamp, Aug. Ewald, Jno. Reinhard, Aug. Pankratz, M. Lindner, John Sime, Jos. B. Hadden, J. H. Leesch.
Case #?
McKenzie, Ranald, S.
WILL; Vol. 2, pg. 126; dated 8 May 1883, filed in office of the Surrogate of Richmond County, New York
Brother: Morris S. Mackenzie of New York; Sister: Harriet D. Mackenzie, New York; Wit: Edwin B. Woods, Eugene A. Curran
Case #71
Maertz, Carl
Vol.F-1, pgs. 183,185,187,188,189,194,197,207,208, 213;Vol. D, pgs. 138,140,141,142; dated 21 November, 1881 - 21 May, 1883
Heirs: August Maertz (Pyritz, Germany), Eduard Maertz, Minna A. Beseler, Pauline Zickarsky ( Pyritz, Germany) Ottilie Maertz (Guestow, Germany), Louise Maertz.; A/E: Charles Beseler; App: Joseph B. Hadden, Robert Steves, Emil Serger; Names: LeGrand White, Daniel Holekamp, Chas. Schreiner, Henry Magers, Alexander White.
Case #98
Maertz, Caroline
Vol. 2, pgs.15,16,17,18,19,26,79; dated 21 June, 1886 - 21 Nov. 1887
Death occurred 29 May, 1886, when she was about 72 years old
Wit: Henry Boerner, Peter Ingenhuett; App: Otto Brinkman, Ernest Flach, Robert Steves; Names: Theodore Wiedenfeld, Mr. E. Haack
Case #128
Magers, Hermine
Vol.2, pgs.150,151,152,155,157,175,177; dated 23 July, 1889 - 17 March, 1890
Husband: Wm. Magers; App: Alfred Behr, Ottmar Behr, A. Langbieb; Names L. Lohmann, H. Magers.
Case #114
Marion, Alfred Jacques
Vol. 2, pgs. 79,92,93,94; dated 12 Oct. 1887-21 Nov. 1887;
Death occurred 3 October 1887 in San Antonio, Texas; Will dated 18 July, 1887 and he was about 25 years old
Wife: Anna Marion, formerly Kumner ? ; Wit: L.N. Lavalle, C. V. Langbein; He was originally from the Commune des Friques, District de la Broye, Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland.
Case #139
Marquardt, Marie
Vol. 2, pg. 287; dated 24 Mar. 1891;
Death occurred 10 April, 1891
Son: Adolph Marquardt; Wit: August Offer, August Langbein; App: Ottmar Behr, Gustav Langbein, Charles Oelkers.
Case #91
Matter, Mary E.
Vol.F-1, pgs. 238,243; Vol. D, pgs. 180,184,186; Vol. 2, pgs. 14,33,108; dated 7 January, 1885 - 25 July, 1888
Mary Matter, over 14, chose Theodore N. Matter as guardian; App: Chas. Roemer, Edward F. Schmidt, Frederick Perner
Vol.2, pg. 108, Mrs. Mary E. Lambert of Bexar County, nee Matter, is now over 21 years of age; Names: A.G.C. Matter, Jos. B. Hadden.
Case #19
Mayrhofen, Charles von
Vol. D-1, pg. 97; signed and translated from German 4 Nov. 1858
Wife: Amalia; Brother: Heinrich von Mayrhofen; Wit: Wm. D. Parrish and Otto Wupperman; A/E: Mrs. Amalia von Mayrhofen Duerler and her husband J. J. Duerler, later Richard Brotze.; App: Charles Braun, Jacob Reinhardt, Casper Sueltenfuss
Names: Maria Muenzler (Bexar County), C. Hugo Clauss, George Hoerner, Chs. Nauwald, Christoph Harsdorff and wife, Ferd. Ohlenburger, Frederick Lenz, J. G. O'Grady, B. F. Dane, Adam Vogt, C.H. King, Chs. Harsdorff, Leigh and Dittmar, A. Staffel, Aug. Vogt, H. E. Fischer, Jones and Dittmar, Mr. Gray, Henderson and King, Charles Mayrhofen, Emma Mayrhofen, Amalie Mayrhofen.
Case #?
Vol. 2, pg. 467; dated 31 May 1893
Death occurred 30 May, 1893; Temp. Admin: C.O. Ebensberger
Case #155
Meyer, Friedrich
Vol. 2, pgs. 444,446,447,449,464; dated 17 Oct. 1892 - 30 Jan. 1893; Will pg. 447, dated 23 Oct. 1886 when he was about 60 years old.
Death occurred 30 May 1889
Wife: Ernestine Meyer, and mentioned "children"; Wit: Wm. Eitze, Wm. Biermann; App: P.G. Villaret, Theo. Wiedenfeld, Dan. Holekamp;
Names: Peter Ingenhuett, Ernest Flach, Fr. Perner, Miss Anna Meyer.
Case #?
Meyer, Johann August
Vol. 3, pgs. 272,560,562; dated 5 July, 1898 - 2 April, 1900
Born in Germany and 55 years of age; Wife: Hermina Meyer; Names: Ed Kuhfuss, H. B. Wendler, J. B. Bourgeois, Chas. Reinhard, D. A. Foote, John Howell, Dr. R.A. Goeth.
Case #188
Minico, Theodore
Vol. 3, pgs 255, 259; dated 4 April, 1898 - 5 April, 1898
Temp. Admin: Herman Lindner; Names D. Holekamp, Aug. Faltin, Dr. Schell, C. Lindemann, T. Coddrington, H. Lindner, J. Guthrie, B. Rockenbucke.
Case #?
Mohrhof, Mrs. Alwine
Vol. 3, pg. 24; dated 11 August, 1894
Names: H. Theis, J. A. Phillip, E. Janensch, Ad. Harz, E. Bonnet, John Sutherland.
Case #157
Moser, John F.
Vol. 2, pgs. 438,439,449,452,453,454,455,456; dated 18 October, 1892 - 6 February, 1893
Death occurred 16 October, 1892; Temp. Admin: Fr. Ebell; Names: Julius Fabra, Ludwig Fabra A. Langbein, A. Luckenbach, Geo. W. Russ, C. Offer, R. J. Kutzer, O. Neuber, B. Roggenbucke, Theo. Forsage, Hy. Zoeller, Chr. Flach, Olfin et al., H. Ebel, C. O. Ebensberger, Dr. Rees, Max Otto, D. Bauer, R. Hauscke, Wm. Langbein, Ad. Harz, L. Fabra, Joe Dienger, Carl Wieland, Chris Reeh.
Case #87
Nash, T. B.
Vol. F-1, pgs 227, 229; Vol. 2, pg. 14; dated 9 May, 1884 - 10 June, 1886
Wife: Ella Nash; She later married and became Mrs. Ella Love; App: Fred Nichols, Tom Goodwin, R. B. Wright; Names Joseph B. Hadden, Thom. H. Manning.
Case #?
Nelson, G.W.
Vol. 3, pg 307; dated 9 March, 1899
Born American and about 65 or 70 years of age; Names: Ed. Kuhfuss, Adolph Phillip, Gerald W. Calrow, Carl Schwope, Gottlieb Stephan, Frank Corley.
Case #120
Neuber, Adolph
Vol. 2, pgs. 102,103,109; dated 27 November, 1888 - 21 Jaunary, 1889
Temp. Admin: Otto Neuber; Names: Julius Fabra, Henry Wendler
Case #47
Nichols, William Augustus Jr.
Vol.D-1, pgs. 325,326,327,328,329,330,373,374,375,376
Vol. F-1, pgs. 10,16,24,27,30,35,38,45,50,65,76,85,94,103,109,115,126,144,153; dated 4 May, 1872 - 19 July, 1880
William Augustus Nichols, a minor son of William Augustus Nichols, Sr., deceased, being 16 years of age on 1 May, 1872, chooses his mother, Clara L. (S?) Nichols of Leavenworth County, Kansas, as his guardian.
Names: Amos R. Cowan, G. A. Toepperwein, P.D. Saner, Langdon E. Easton (Kansas), Peter Ingenhuett, Chas. Karger, Heinrich Seidensticker, August Faltin.
Case #138
Nult, Henry
Vol. 2, pgs. 292,294; dated 21 July 1891 - 5 October, 1891
No information given
Case #61
O'Grady, John G.
Vol.F-1, pgs.122,131;
Vol.D, pgs. 45-48; dated 9 November, 1879 - 21 January, 1880
Death occurred 24 October, 1879;
Wife: Kate O'Grady; Children: Grace, 22 years, Francis J., 20 years, Alice, 18 years, Willie, 17 years, Kate, 15 years, Lizzie, 12 years, Robert E., 9 years, Mary, 6 years; Had land in Uvalde; A/E: Kate O'Grady; App: Wm. V. Henderson, B.L. Hester, D. W. Grady; Names: V.L. Manci, Daniel Perrin, L. Ranzau, Sr., L.wolfson, John W. Sansom, Ellen Graham.
Case #?
Otto, Mrs. Minna
Vol.3, pg. 44; dated 27 December 1894
Born in Saxony, Germany and aged 21 years; Names: A.G. Vogt, E. Janensch, L. Ort, H. Bickel, Joe Vogt, D. A.Foote.
Case #9
Pearce, Samuel A.
Vol. D-1, pg. 25; dated 12 Dec. 1863
Pearce "a citizen of Santa Rosa County in the State of Florida," lists wife Ann Amalia Pearce and two children, Henry Allen Pearce and Edmund Anderson Pearce. Wit: James S. Abbott, Wm. E. Jones, J.S.C. Nowlin.; Inventory of estate includes three slaves, a man Jack, 37 years old, a boy Osborn, (8 years), and a girl Bell (14 years).
Names: William B. Edge, John J. Caruther, T. Buku ? , H. Canfield, W.D. and Sarah Sherwood, W.P. Hassel, M.M. Kinney, Stephen Best, Henry Conquila (?).
Case #146
Petsche, Peter
Vol.2, pgs. 338,362,363; dated 6 April, 1892 - 6 June, 1892
Temp. Admin: Wm. Kuhfuss; Names: Ed. Kuhfuss, Max Beseler, C.O. Ebensberger, H. Neubert, Charles Dienger, Em. Wessely, H. J. Graham, J. Guthrie.
Case #?
Pettersen, Fred
Vol.2, pgs 78,101; dated 14 October, 1887 - 19 November, 1888
Temp. Admin: Theodore Wiedenfeld.
Case #143
Pfeiffer, Ernst
Vol.2, pgs. 309,311,312,313,332; dated 15 December, 1891 - 4 April, 1892
Died 2 November, 1891; Wife: Caroline Pfeiffer; Children: Karl, aged 19 years, Albert, aged 17 years, Louise, aged 16 years, Emil, aged 15 years, Louis, aged 13 years, Pauline, aged 8 years; Guard: Caroline Pfeiffer; app: Joe Dienger, Jacob Theis, Julius Fabra; Names: R. Kurtzer, A.G. Vogt, W. Pfeiffer.
Case #123 - WILL
Phillip, Joseph

Vol. 2, pg. 114; dated 20 Dec 1879 when he was about 37 years old ; Death occurred 30 June, 1887
Wife: Mina, formerly Pfeiffer; Wit: Henry Wendler, C. Hugo Clauss,; App: Chas. Dienger, Anton Bergmann, H. Wendler.
Case #722
Putman, William

Vol. 2, pgs. 106,107,110,112; dated 21 January, 1889 - 15 March, 1889
Temp. Admin: Gerry Jones; Names: John Reinhard, H. J. Graham, J. M. Putman, J. S. Gourley W.P. Gourley, Jr., Knibbe and Lawhon, Dr. Price, George Edge, Phil P. Cage and Bros.
Case #126
Putman, William and Addie
Vol. 2, pgs. 136,137,138,146,148,154,157,175,177,185, 186,187,208,221,229,238,239,242; dated 1 May, 1889 - 18 November, 1890
A.E. Putman, a boy over 14 years, resided in Kimble County and asked that E.F. Wilson of Kimble County be appointed Guardian; A/E: F. C. Kaiser; App: G.W. Saunders, W. P. Gourley, F. Gerfers; Names: Simon Schneider, John Reinhard, August Knibbe, Jessie W. Lawhon, Henry Bickel.
Case #225, #226, #227
Ranzau, Arthur
Vol.3; pgs.309,528,530,545,548,549,550,553,591; dated 11 March, 1899 - 6 August, 1900
Born in Kendall County and 34 years of age; Gurad: Adolph Ammann; App: Joe Dienger, Geo. Zoeller, Ed. Kuhfuss; Names: J. A. Kaiser, A.G. Weiss, A. P. Wendler, A.J. Dienger, Gus Dietert, D.A. Foote, G. Wollschlaeger, L. Schrader, Adolph Philiip, G. Stephan, L. Lamm, H. J. Graham, Louis Ranzau, Wm. Ranzau, Ben Ranzau, Oscar Ranzau.
Case #68
Ranzau, Ben, Arthur and Oscar
Vol.F-1, pgs. 173,175,180,183,197,201,203,207,208,217, 223,226,234,239,247,250; dated 18 July, 1881 - 20 July, 1885
Children over 14 and chose their mother Emilie Ranzau as their guardian; App: R. W. Whitworth, Christian Ammann, William Nichel.
Case #67
Ranzau, Louis
Vol. D, pg. 118; was signed 27 Jan. 1880; Death occurred 2 March 1881
Wife: Emilie Ranzau; Children: daughter Thusnelda, now the wife of Henry Agold, that the three youngest children are Ben, Arthur and Oscar and gives the name of a son Bill and a daughter May.
Wit: F.W. Schweppe and John Reinhard; A/E: Emilie Ranzau; App: William Nickel, Christian Ammann, R. W. Whitworth;
Names: C.H. Sueltenfuss, Fr. Herbst, A.W. Barr, Wm. Khufuss, Henry Theiss, Frank Schaeffer.
Case #71
Rausch, John Sr.
Vol. D-1, pgs.227,228,289,290-298; dated 28 March, 1873 - 5 October, 1874
Rausch died 2 July, 1872 at Fredericksburg; A/E: John Rausch, Jr. (Gillespie County); Names: G.A. Toepperwein, John F. Stendebach, Ferd. Doebbler, Ferdinand Hohenberger, W. Hohenberger, Jr., Emilie Rausch, William Rausch, Pauline Rausch, Conrad Rausch (Chicago), J. W. Jockusch, Esq. (Galveston), Adolf Zoeller.
Case #42
Rausch, William, Emilie and Pauline
Vol.D-1, pgs. 299,300,324,325,337,338,339,358,359, 360,372
Vol. F-1, pgs. 9,16,23; dated 1 March, 1875 - 21 November, 1876
Guard: John F. Stendebach; Names: Wm. Kuhfuss, Wm. Nickel, Theodor Schild (Gillespie County), Oscar Doebbler (Gillespie County), Ferd. Doebbler, John Rausch, Jr., Judge Schuchard (Fredericksburg)
Case #3
Rawls, Daniel
Vol. D-1, pgs. 1,2,3; dated 30 June, 1862 - 25 August, 1862
Gives names of one witness to will, James C. Nowlin, also names and ages of 20 slaves; Names: Lovina Rawls, William E. Jones, Neill Robison, William G. Sansom, A.V. Gates, T.(?) Schort, T. (?) H. Manning.
Case #28,
Reed, Erastus and Sarah Canning
Vol. D-1, pgs. 138,140,143,145; dated 29 March, 1869 - 28 June, 1869
App: H. C. King, G. A. Toepperwein, J. D. Johns, Erastus Reed; Name: Jean Adams King.
Case #231
Reinhard, Anna
Vol. 3, pgs.601,602,603; dated 22 October, 1900 - 24 October, 1900
Death occurred 17 September, 1899 in Bexar County; Husband: Fritz Reinhard; Children: Adela Reinhard, 10 years of age, Udo Reinhard, 9 years of age; App: Joe Dienger, Max Beseler, Wm. Ziegler; Names: Wm. Magers, Ottmar Behr.
Case #?
Riegel, H. W.
Vol. 3, pg 4; dated 5 March, 1894
A resident of Kansas; Son Frank Riegel; Names: Lud. Ort, Lud. Fabra, Ad. Weyrich, H. Bickel, H. Bourgeois, E. Janensch.
Case #104
Rodarte, Jose'
Vol. 2, pg. 41; dated 22 January, 1887
Born i Mexico and about 24 years of age; Names: Joe Dienger, Theodore Mimico.
Case #?
Rollmann, Karl Albert
Vol. 3, pg. 72; dated 8 June, 1895
Karl Wessely, Sr. appointed guardian of Karl Albert Rollmann, a minor and son of O.(?) G. Rollmann, dec'd.
Case #145
Rose, Julius
Vol. 2, pg. 360; dated 1891 when he was about 51 years of age
Wife: Emilie rose; Child: Erdman Rose; wit: August Koehne, Gustav Biermann.
Case #69
Rountree, Charles J.
Vol. F-1, pgs 174,181,183,207; Vol. D, pgs 111,112,114,115
Will, Vol. D, pg. 112; dated 30 Jan. 1878, Austin, Texas; dates 8 June, 1881 - 15 January, 1883
Lived in Wilson, North Carolina before January 1877, and "wanted to be buried by the side of my wives and children."; Brother: R.H. Rountree (Brooklyn, New York); sister: Susan R. Dunn; Nephew: A.R. Blount (New York State); Wit: D.R. Wallace, D.M. Wilson; A/E: brother Dr. F.M. Rountree, nephew A. R. Blount; App: B.L. Hester, W.L. Wadsworth, H. W. Peterman;
Names: S.H. Rountree (Lenoir County, North Carolina, S. R. Dunn (Lenoir County, N.Carolina, S.R. Rountree, W. R. Wallace.
Case #7
Runge, Dr. William G.
Vol. D-1, pgs. 16, 19; dated 27 June, 1864 - 23 July, 1864
Wife: Caroline Runge; Names: August Staffel, Adam Vogt, Christof Rhodius, Adolf Neuber, John Haddenbrock, Fr. Bandelon, Henry Runge, Albert Driess, , ? Phillips, ? Walters, G.W. Kendall.
Case #?
Ryan, Rolla
Vol. 2, pgs. 90,91; dated 19 January 1888
Allen Ryan appointed temporary administrator in the estate of his son Rolla Ryan who died intestate on 17 January, 1888 at Galveston, Texas.
Names: G.D.; Duveneck, August J. Schweppe.
Case #63
Sauer, Heinrich
Vol. F-1, pgs. 125,133,136,141,152,152,154,157,159,166; Vol. D, pgs. 63,64,66,67,68,69,70,71,108;Vol. D, pg. 64; dated 30 Oct. 1875 and translated from German; Death occurred 9 December, 1879
Children: Margaretha, (now married to Gustav Schoenert), Catharine Ludwig; Wit: Wilhelm Biermann, F. Eduard Schmidt; A/E: Theodore Wiedenfeld; App: Otto Brinkmann, Jacob Gass, Fritz Saur.
Names P. Vorhauer, H. Ingenhuett, Thomas and Anna Ingenhuett, Chas. Haack, Auguste Zoeller, Aug. Faltin, H Wetz, Mrs. Pankratz, H. Allerkamp, J. Spenrath, John Hoerner, P.H. Schwethelm, Dr. F. Petersen, P. Ingenhett, M. Ingenhuett, F. Fischer.
Case #183and #190
Schaefer, Mrs. Amalie
Vol.3, pgs.173,194,195,196,201,202,210,211,214,215, 236,295,395,396,398,401; dated 8 March, 1897 - 6 April, 1899
The first entry gives her age as 72 years, born in Bavaria, Germany; Death occurred April, 1897; Grandson: Arthur Schaeffer living in Fredericksburg; Guard: H. J. Graham; App: Joe Dienger, Ad. Weyrich, Jacob Theis, Ad. Harz; Names: Adolph Weyrich, Henry Bickel, John Werner, Ludwig Ort, D.A. Foote, A. Theis, Alfred Behr, Alb. Ammann, B.C. Merck, Geo. Patton, A.G. Vogt, F. Stein, M. Schmidt, Wm. Magers, ? Toepperwein, Miss Zimmerman, C. Schmidt.
Case #93
Schaefer, Arthur
Vol. F-1, pgs. 245,248,249; Vol. 2, pgs.35,36,108,110,139,145.154,175, 182,189,206,216,231,253,265,282,294,332,333,402,452,463; Vol.3, pgs. 6,46,85,124,155,209,209,217, 281,282,283,288,398,402,411,486,488,563,565,568,579,580,583; dated 7 March, 1885 - 12 June, 1900
Guard: Mrs. Louise Haufler appointed as child was under 14 years; App: Henry Bickel, eugene Laue, Joe Dienger
Entry Vol.2 pg 182 dated 18 March, 1890 states August Schaeffer, one of the heirs of J.P. Schaeffer, deceased husband of Mrs. A. Schaeffer, is now deceased and left a minor child Arthur.
Entry (Vol. 3, pg. 282) dated 5 October, 1898 states Arthur Schaeffer is over 14 years and he chooses Wm. Magers as guardian.
Names: John G. Haufler, Henry J. Graham, Anna Schaefer, O.M. Brown, F.L. Beissler, C.O. Ebensberger, H. Wendler, Ludwig Fabra, Frank Stein, A. Haag, August Meckel, Fritz Reinhard, Max Beseler, Martin Schmidt, Adolph Haag, Henry Magers, Louise Magers, H.J. Graham, C. Schmidt, A.G. Vogt, L.C Grothaus, Wm. Ziegler, Ernst Haufler, Fritz Haag, George Zoeller.
Case #?
Schaefer, August and Anna
Vol. F-1, pg. 244; Vol. D, pgs 187,188; dated7 March, 1885 - 28 May, 1885
Mentions Arthur Schaefer, a minor; A/E: John G. Haufler; Names: Fr. Ebell, Chas. Beseler, Henry J. Graham, August Schweppe, O.M. Brown.
Case #132
Schilling, Ernst
Vol. 2, pg. 179; dated 26 Oct. 1888 when he was about 50 years of age, trans. from German
Wife: Dorothea; Mentions minor children but names not given.; Wit: Theo. Wiedenfeld, Ferd. Schulze; App: Peter Ingenhuett, Theo. Wiedenfeld, Otto Brinkmann.
Names: G Bauer, Marie Roemer, Loise Schulze, E.F. Schmidt, G. Lindemann.
Case #228
Schneider, Mrs. Marie
Vol. 3, pg. 556; dated 12 June 1894; Death occurred 7 Feb. 1900. Translated from German
"George Wern and his daughter Dorothea Wern; Mathilda Wern, wife of George Wern.; "Dora Wern, a girl and minor under 14 years, to wit: 9 years of age".
Wit: Constantin Haerter, Theo Wiedenfeld; App: P.G. Villaret, Alex Brinkmann, Ed Perner;
Name: Willy Wiedenfeld
Case #192
Schnueckle (or Schmeckley), William
Vol.3, pg. 216; dated 20 August, 1897
Names: Charles Schaeffer, Adolph Wendler, Chas. Dienger, Emmanuel Wessely, F. N. Jones
Case #202
Schoeppl, John
Vol.3, pgs 299,303,304; dated 6 February, 1899 - 11 February, 1899
Death occurred 27 June, 1898, intestate; Wife: Mrs. Lizzie Schoeppl; Children: Susie Schoeppl aged 7 years, John Schoeppl, aged 5 years, Charles Schoeppl, aged 10 months;
A/E: Lizzie Schoeppl; App: Richard Kott, Richard Faltin, Henry Steves; Names: Ernst Flach, C.F. Kroeger.
Case #50
SCHUCHARDT, Alma, William, Waldemar, Ulrike, Agnes
Vol.D-1, pgs 344,345,346,347,378,381,405,406;
Vol.F-1;pgs.12,13,17,35,38,45,50,65,69,76,80,95,104,107,109,116,121,126,136,140,144,154,156,159,165, 170,172,180,182,187,197,200,202,207,208,210,215,217,230,231,234,250,254
Vol.D, pgs 34,35,51,52,95,96,115 ;
Vol.2, pgs. 1,9,10,33,36,40,110,111,135,15=45,154,157,171,172,173,174,177,185,206,216,231,250,253, 265,282,294,307; dated 5 July, 1876 - 10 December, 1891
In July, 1876, Alma and William were over 14 and chose Charles Wenzel as their guardian. He was also appointed guardian for the other three. Later Louis Ranzau, Jr. was appointed guardian. App: John Lawhon, J.T. Toler, W. B. Edge; Names: Friedrich Hofheinz, Wm. Schuchardt, J.F. Stendebach, H. Theis, P.D. Saner, J.W. Lawhon, C.H. Sueltenfuss, J.S. West, M.D., Dr. Rudolph Menger, H. L. Duveneck, Dr. L.H. Glaissen, Friedrich Lenz, William Nickel, Chr. Ritz, W. N. Davenport, Wm. Ranzau, A.C. Ritz, C.G. Vogel, John Reinhard, L. Wilke, C. Wenzel, W.V. Henderson, Emanuel Wessely, Sylvester Simon, W. Schaeferkoc(?)er, A. Phillip, Carl Lahs, Frank Betz, Ad. Ammann, W.H. Schuchard, Ulricka Haebele, Alma Ranzu, H.J. Graham, D.P. Hobron, C. Haebele, Frank Kunz, Agnes Haeberle, F. Lenz, Louis Ranzau, Adam Phillip.
Case #95
Schwab, Thomas Jr.
Vol. F-1, pg.252; dated 11 September, 1885

Born near New Braunfels and about 35 years old; Names: Sylvester Simon, Eugene Laue.
Case #52
Schwarz, Margarethe
Vol.F-1, pg. 51; dated 20 November, 1877
A/E: Mathias Schwarz; App: Wm. Vogt, c.H. Sueltenfuss, P.C. Georg.
Case #66
Schwarz, Minors:Margaretha, Clara, William, Albert
Vol. F-1, pgs. 166,167,171,172,180,182,193,197,201,202,207,208,210,217 ;
Vol. D, pg. 105;
Vol.2, pgs. 107,138,145,146,154,157,174,177,185,206,216,231,250,253,265,282,294,332,402,452; Vol.3, pg. 108; dated 21 March, 1881 - 4 December, 1893
Guard: Mathias Schwarz; Entry of 4 December, 1893: "Margaretha, now a Henkel"; Names: Phil Zoeller, August Theis, C. H. Sueltenfuss, Otto Rust, O.P. Taber, Hilarius Hoffmann (Duesseldorff, Germany) C.L. Wurzbarch, F. W. Schweppe, H. Theis, Gertrude Schwarz.
Case #?
Scott, Mrs. S. C.
Vol. 3, pg. 508; dated 26 September, 1899
American and about 49 years of age; Names: B.J. Wendler, L.H. Schrader, E. Banet (?), E. Janensch, F. H. Boyes, Adolph Phillip.
Case #27
Seewald, Gottfried
Will signed 11 June, 1866; Vol. D-1, pgs 137,139; dated 29 March, 1869- same
Wife: Anna Maria Seewald; Son: Karl Seewald; Wit: C. Aman, A. Haag; app: Adolph Haag, Caspar Hoffarth, Henry Magers.
Case #153
Seidensticker, Henry (Heinrich)
WILL dated 17 March, 1892 when he was about 81 years old.
Will asks that his oldest son Carl be appointed executor and guardian of the minor children
Vol.2, pgs.402,403,405,406,407,408,409,442; dated 7 September, 1892 - 30 November, 1892
Wit: Dan Holekamp, Otto Brinkman; App: Dan Holekamp, P.G. Villaret, Otto Brinkman; Names: Charles Seidensticker, A.G. C. Matter, Ed. F. Schmidt.
Case #133
Seidensticker, Minors
Vol.2, pgs. 209,210,211,216,218,219,237; dated 5 July, 1890 - 18 November, 1890
H. Seidensticker appointed guardian of the Seidensticker children: Henry, 17 years of age, Julianna, 15 years of age, Daniel, 13 years of age, Erhard, 11 years of age; App: P.J. Villaret, Fritz Fischer, Dan Holekamp; Names: Paul J. Villaret, Theo. Wiedenfeld, W.A.H. Miller (Llano County).
Case #10
Sharp, Robert
Vol. D-1, pgs. 39,44,46,47,50,151,155,157,162,163; dated 29 May, 1865 - 29 November, 1869
W.E. Kingsbury appointee executor, and later George Sharp, eldest son of the deceased, appointed administrator.
App: John C. O'Grady, A.H. Barter, Joseph D. Johns, and later Adam Vogt, Peterson Saner, Anton Bergmann; Names: C.Ch. Wolf, John Yates, I.V. Fillip (sic), M. Bauman.
Case #191
Sheppard, Thomas
Vol.3, pg.212; dated 9 July, 1897
Sheppard was 26 years of age and born in Alabama; Names: F.W. Hoerner, L.N. Lavalle, Wm. Vanderstratten, T.J. Wensler, F W. Wassenich, D.A. Foote.
Case #12
Shertz (Schertz), John
Vol. D-1, pgs. 48,52,53,151,194,233,236,368
Vol. F-1, pgs. 6,15,23,29, 33,36,44,49,64; dated 30 April, 1866 - 22 March, 1878
The original proceedings were in Blanco County; Children: Louis, Mary, Robert and Louisa; A/E: Secunda Schertz; Names: C.H. Clauss, H. G. Froebel.
Case #41
Siebeneicher, Anna
Vol. D-1, pgs 285,286,348,355
Vol. F-1, pgs. 9,14,15,23,29,34,44,50,64, 69,75,85,90,94,103,109,115,121,126,144,153,156,158,165,170; dated 10 August, 1874 - 16 May, 1881
Ferdinand siman appointed guardian of Anna Siebeneicher, about 9 years of age. Later C.H. Bergmann was appointed guardian; Names: Ernest Cramer, J. F. Stendebach.
Case #56
Simon, Ferdinand and Caroline
Vol. F-1, pgs 82,85,87,89,97,99,104,110,122,127,139,151.154,156,160 164,168,170,180,182,185,187,193,197,201,207,208,210,215,217,221,224,231,234,239,244,247,250, 254
Vol. D, pgs. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,110,11,12,13,14,15,24,25,81,91, 92,93,94,97,102,103,106,152,153,155,156,159,172
Vol. 2, pgs. 1,7;
dated 16 August, 1878 - 22 September, 1885
Will of Ferdinand (Vol. D, pg 1) dated 29 October, 1877; Wife: Caroline, formerly Bauer; Children: Leopold, Bertha, Minna; Wit: Heinrich Wendler, G.H. Froebel; Froebel stated Simon about 50 years of age at date of signing his will and he died about July 1878;
Case #56 (cont.)
Caroline Simon
WILL of Caroline (Vol. D., pg. 5) dated 1 April, 1878, was translated from German. It revoked a will made 29 Oct. 1877. "In the event they shall move to Roumania to our relatives";
Wit: Wm. Vogt, Clara Duveneck; Duveneck stated Caroline 42 years of age at date of signing her will and she died in June, 1878.
App: Julius Fabra, Ignatz Minich, Jacob Theis, later Ph. Zoeller, W. Dietert; Exec and Guard: Minna Simon, later Mrs. William D'Alvini; Vol. 2, pg. 7 lists the death of Bertha Simon as 24 August, 1884; Names: Gottlieb Bauer, Dr. W. D'Albini, Fritz Grasso, H.Young, Mrs. Baetz, Adam and Voges, Khufuss, Lawyer Henderson, Mrs. Crooks, Mrs. Staffel, A. Theis, G.Toepperwein, Mrs. Koester, Hugo and Smeltzer, Erastus Reed, H. Wendler, G. Bauer, Mr. Crooks, G. Vogt, Beversdorff and Stein, Mrs. Gombert, Nette and Son (druggists), Nic Tengg, C.H. Weyrich, J.F. Stendebach, Norton and Deutz, "Caroline Simon, dau. of Mrs. W. Bauer, dec'd", A. Dittmar, W. Bauer, A.G. Vogt, Sansom, Jos. Phillip, L.N. Lavalle, August Pfeiffer, Jacob S. West, John Werner, Mathias Schwarz, Rudolph Carstanjen, L. Fabra, F. Schweppe, Gus Vogt, E. Cramer, Mr. Barr, H. Werner, Mrs. Dalwign, C.G. Vogel, Mr. Dalwigh, Mrs. Mary Flemming, A.W. Barr, William Dietert, Adam Vogt.
Case #22
Spangenberg, Henry (Heinrich)
Vol.D-1, pgs.109,111,115,122,127; dated 28 September, 1868 - 28 December, 1868
A/E: Ph. Zoeller, App: Aug. Vogt, Joseph Phillip, H. Wetz; Names: Henry Wendler, ? Stendebach, ? Theis, ? Heun, Mrs. Vanderstratten.
Spiers, Mrs. Cecilia C. Vol. 3, pgs. 531, 537 was started in front of witnesses on 1 June 1899. Death occurred 2 June, 1899, nuncupative will.
Grand-daughter: Ethel Heck Leek; "Mr. Griffen, my former husband", "my husband Thomas H. Spiers" (sic);
Wit: H. J. Graham, Dr. A.H. Davidson, T. H. Spiers, D. A. Foote; A/E: D. A. Foote
John Howell, W. D. Hutchinson, John Guthrie, Ellen Crain, Dr. Goeth
Case #?
Sprague, John Titcomb
Vol. 2, pg. 140; dated 23 May, 1889
Mary Worth Sanno, daughter of the deceased, appointed administratrix of the estate in a document addressed to New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York.
Case #2
Stacks, Daniel
Vol. D-1, pgs. 0,1; dated April, 1862-26 May, 1862
Name: John W. Sansom.
Case #30
Staffel, August
vOL. d-1, PGS. 179,181; Dated 4 October, 1870 - same; wILL, Vol. D-1, pg. 179; dated 12 March 1863; made when he was age 37. Death occurred May, 1870.
Wife: Kunigunda Staffel, daughter of Joseph Dienger, Germany; Brother in-law: Charles Dienger; Wit: W. Heuermann, Ph. Zoeller
Names: C. H. Froebel, Alfred Kapp, Charles Braun, Richard Brotze, Kunigunda Bertha Staffel.
Case #?
Stecher, ?
Vol.2, pg. 99; dated 3 May, 1888
Joseph B. Hadden appointed temporary administrator of the estate of ?Stecher.
Case #6
Stenzel, A. B.
Vol.D-1, pg. 11; dated 27 April 1863
Name: Fr. Schuchardt.
Case #167
Stephenson, John
Vol. 3, pg. 50; dated 19 Jan. 1895 when he was 74 years of age. Death occurred 30/31 January, 1895
Daughter: Ella Stephenson; Wit: F.W. Schweppe, W. H. Stephenson (also called Henry).
Case #211
Steves, Robert
Vol.3, pgs 432,434,435,436,493;dated 15 May, 1899 - 29 July, 1899;
wILL, Vol. 3, pg. 435; dated 10 March 1899, when he was about 68 years of age; Death occurred 14/15 March, 1899.
Wife: Ida Steves, nee Allerkamp; Children: Heinrich, Richard, Robert, Alvine, Laura, Johann, Helene; Wit: Charles Meyer, Otto Brinkmann, Jacob Gass; A/E: Ida Steves; App: Otto Brinkmann, Chas. Meyer, Jacob Gass;
Names: Faltin Bros. and co., Hugo Wiedenfeld, E. Steves and Sons.
Case #?
Strine, John J.
Death occurred 31 August, 1895; Will, Vol. 3, pg. 78; dated 9 June 1893; Death occurred 31 August, 1895
Wit: George S. Waterman, David thomson;
Name: Dr. Jennie Rickards.
Case #16
Stutes (Stutz), John Henry
Vol. D-1, pg. 174; Vol. D, pgs. 69,70; Dated 27 May, 1867 - 28 February, 1879
John Henry Stutes, formerly of Washington County, chose D. A. Rees, of Washington County, as his guardian.
Case #165
Szabad, Emeric
Will, nuncupative; Vol. 3, pg. 6, dated 20 Feb., 1894 when he was abut 69 years of age; Vol. 3, pgs. 6,7,9,11,18,20,22,23,30,31,32,33,34,35,36,47,57,85,104,124,147,151,155,156,157,158,192,196,207; dated 3 April, 1894- 5 April, 1897.
Death occurred 13 March, 1894
Wit: August Ewald, Clara Duveneck, Clara Schaeffer.; A/E: G. A. Schattenberg; App: E. Habecker, O. Behr, Joe Dienger
Property in Wilson, Bexar, and Kerr Counties.
Names: Gerhard Duveneck, Fried. Hofheinz, H. J. Graham, A. Winslow (Laredo), Thos. Ryan (Laredo), Ad. Haag, Aug. Pankratz.
Case #110
Tabbert, Wilhelm
Vol. 2, pg. 47; dated 28 Dec. 1886; Death occurred 28 Jan. 1887
Wife: Augusta Tabbert; Wit: Wilhelm Hein, Richard Brauner; App: Albert Ammann, Wilhelm Hein
Case #48
Theis, Phillipp Jacob
Vol. D-1, pg 335; signed 10 May 1876; Death occured in the month of May 1876, was about 65 years of age when he signed his will.
"Native of Offenbach, Amt Herborn, Province of Hessen-Nassau, Kingdom of Prussia, Germany"; Wife: Margarethe, formerly Kessler"; Wit: Henry Wendler and E.A.F. Toepperwein.
Case #86
THOMPSON, Nettie, Katie, Robert Florence and Edity
Vol. F-1, pgs. 216,218,219,220,222,34; Vol. D, pgs 160,161,162,163,164,165; Vol.2, pg.402; dated 5 July, 1883 - 3 October, 1892
Will, (Vol. D, pg. 165) dated 28 August, 1883, in Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, by Robert B. thompson. "Wife Mary A. Thomson", "Ebenezer B. Price, Ferdinand P. Pepin, Daniel D. Whedon, my sons-in-law," "my three daughters, Ella S. Pice, Caroline S. Pepin and Annie M. Whendon".
Wit: Joseph Alward and Michael W. Boyle, both of Elizabeth, N.J. Both witnesses said on 26 Sept. 1883, Thompson died "more than 10 days ago"; Guard: Poloma F. Thompson; App: Joseph Phillip and Jacob S. West, Wm. Kuhfuss; Names: H. M. Smith, Wm. Ziegler;
Nettie and Katie, over 14, chose their mother Poloma F. Thompson as guardian, she was so appointed for the other children.See also Case No. 88 - Thompson, R.B.
Case #88
Thompson, R. B.
Vol. F-1, pg. 226; dated 17 March, 1884
Court entry dated 17 March, 1884 said will probated in New Jersey. See also Case No. 86 - Thompson, Nettie, Katie, etc.
Case #49
Twiname, James
Vol. D-1, pgs. 339-344,356,357,360,361,362,364,369-372
Vol. F-1, pgs. 11,13,17,20,22,26,30,35,38,45,50,65,69,76,85,95,103,109,116,121,126,144,153,156,159,165 170,172,180,182,187,207;dated 5 July, 1876 - 15 January, 1883
Died intestate; sisters: Grace McKay, Catherine Cunningham, Frances Twiname (all residents of Scotland), Marian Graham of England.;
A/E: John Twiname; App: J. G. O'Grady Charles F. Cole, John Hermann; Names: William Dietert, J. F. Stendebach, M. Baumann, J. Stephenson, ? Altgelt, ? Perrin, F. Davison, M. Boon, J. O'Grady, ?Hopfeet, ?Garity, ? Barr, W. Byre, J. M. Boker.
Case #191
Upham, Hervey
Vol. 3, pgs. 218,220,221,224,235; dated 16 July, 1897 - 2 December, 1897; Will in Vol. 3, pgs 221; dated 11 November 1883; Probate, 1897
Wife, Sarah Elizabeth Upham; Her children: Mabel Frost Upham, Ida Frost Upham, Burt Frost Upham
My children: Hervey Standley Upham, Henry Warren Upham, Elizabeth Warren Newhall, Hattie Warren Locke, Mabel Frost Upham, Ida Frost Upham, Burt Frost Upham
Witness: R. W. Whitworth, Jr., H. Sherwood, Josiah E. Anderson.
A/E: Mrs. Sarah E. Upham
App: H. J. Graham, B. F. Dane, David Thompson
Case #75
Vickery, A.K.
Vol. F-1, pgs. 190,192,198; dated 29 April, 1882 - 21 July, 1882
H. W. Petermann appointed temporary administrator 29 April, 1882, but had died by 15 May, 1882. Jacob S. West so appointed.
Case #13
Voelcker, Eugene
Vol. D-1, pgs. 53,56,60; dated 27 August, 1866 - 28 January, 1867
wILL vOL. d-1, PG. 60, No Date
To wife Louise Voelker, "whose maiden name was Schmidt."
Witness: Dietrich Knibbe, Charles Fischer, Jacob Bergmann, all from Comal County
A/E Louise Voelker
App: William T. Schuchardt, C. F. Bergmann
Names: Francis Brandt, Charles Power, Julius Voelker (New Braunfels), Dr. Schloemann (San Antonio), Druggist Nette, George Klappenbach.
Case #74
Vogt, Adam
Vol.F-1, pgs 191,194,195,203,207; Vol. D, pgs. 143,144,145,156,157,148; dated 21 April, 1882 - 15 January, 1883
Will Vol. D, pg. 145 written 5 March 1879. Death occurred in Boerne, 13 April, 1882.
List of names and addresses of kinfolk living at the time of his death:
brother Jacob Vogt of Saginaw City, Flint County, Michigan; brother Egbert Jan Vogt, Lehrbach, Langericht Homberg om Gohm; Kreis Alsfeld, Provinz Oberhessen, Grossherzog-Hessen Darmstadt.
Heirs of deceased sister Margarethe Hagemann nee Vogt are: August Hagemann, Birmingham County, PA, Eduard Hagemann, Emma Hagemann, Gertrude Hagemann, Elise Hagemann, in Prussia, Provinz Hessen Nassau.
Witnessed by: Hugo Klocke, George Dieffenbach, Nic. Teng, all of San Antonio.
A/E: A. Dittmar, Bexar County;
App. Phillip Zoeller, F. E. Grothaus, G. D. Duveneck
Names: Clara Duveneck, G. Freisleban, A. G. Vogt, Henry C. King, Jean P. King, August Ewald, J. Ulle, Johanna Ulle, Theo. Schlemming, R. Wulfing. Frank LaMotte, Vogt and Pfeiffer, Dr. F. Herff, Trinidad Perez, Sarah E. Eager, Robert Eager.

Case #127
Volst, Albert
Vol.2, pgs. 142,143,144,146,155,157,175; Dated 3 June, 1889 - 21 January, 1890; Will in Vol. 2, pg. 143, dated 2 April, 1889. Death occurred 28 March, 1889
To wife, Hermine Volst
Witness: Heinrich Hein, Carl Schulze
App: Chas. Beseler, Albert Ammann, Thos. H. Manning
Case #158
Walter, Auguste
Vol.2, pgs.1 458,459,460,461; dated March, 1893 - 16 March, 1893
Death occurred 20 January, 1893
Husband: Julius Walter; Children: Mrs. Anna Woods, aged 18, Ottolie, aged 16, Gustav, aged 13, Otto, aged 12, Lena, aged 10, Emma, aged 7, Ida, aged 4, Auguste, aged 2.;
App: Wm. Nickel, R. W. Whitworth, C. H. Sueltenfuss; Names: Henry Agold, Arthur Ranzau, Caroline Uecker, Henry Uecker, F. Herbst, F. Hofheinz.
Case #95
Walz, Arnold
Vol.2, pg. 11; dated 7 December, 1885
Leo von Brandenstein appointed Temporary Administrator.
Case #94
Weaver, Phillip I.
Vol. F-1, pg. 209; dated 21 March, 1883
Will in Vol. D, pg 189 written and probated in Dallas County, Alabama and signed (no day, no month, 1864) Death occurred in November, 1865
Wife: Ann P. Weaver; Sons: Virgil G. Weaver, Phillip J. Weaver, Leroy G. Weaver, William M. Weaver; Wit: Cornelius E. Thames, H.H. Ware; A/E: Nathaniel Waller; Names: William M. Byrd, William H. Fellow, E.W. Marks.
Case #83
Weber, J.
Vol. F-1, pg. 209; dated 21 March, 1883
Temp Admin: Jacob S. West.
Case #130
Wenzel, Charles (Carl)
Vol., pgs. 175,184,190,192,196,197,198,2--,201,202,203,204,206,214,232,233,235,236; 17 December, 1889 - 18 November, 1890
Will in Vol.2, pg. 197, dated 16 October, 1888
Wife: Johanne Carolina Wenzel; Dghtr: Adelphina Wenzel, Heirs: Mrs. Caroline Wenzel, Charles Wenzel, Adelphina Wenzel
Wit: J.J. Sears, Edward Miles, L.D. Washington (Houston, Texas); App: Henry C. King, August Langbein, John Marquardt, Louis Kusenberger; Names: C.A. Wenzel, Emma Wenzel now Emma Schuchardt, Emilie Wenzel now Emilie Whitworth.
Case #125
Werder, H. (von)
Vol.2, pg. 133; dated 13 April, 1889
Names: Got. Knoepfli, John Potter, Henry East, J. Kingsbury, Geo. Harrison, L.N. Lavalle, C. O. Ebensberger.
Case #229
Wern, Dora
Guardian; Vol. 3; pg 577; dated 4 June, 1900
Guard: George Wern; App: W. Wiedenfeld, Theo. Wiedenfeld, Dan Holekamp.
Case #58
Werner, Fredrich
Died intestate
Vol.F-1, pgs. 99, 100, 107,110,111,116,122,127,139,144,145,151
Vol. D, pgs. 26, 27,28,30,31,32,33,72,73,74,75,77,78,79,80;
Vol. F-1, pg. 209; dated 17 February, 1879 - 22 May, 1880
Full name: Joachim Friedrich August Werner. "Caroline Charlotte Fredrike Peterson (widow) sister"."George Thomas Joachim Werner, brother; Catharine Caroline Charlotte Werner, sister", Friederike Christine Anna Werner, sister", "All residents of Schleswig, Kingdom of Prussia", "descendants of Dr. Med. Carl Johann Friederike Werner, deceased, brother of decedent, to wit: Johann Conrad Constantin Werner, resident of Kendall County, Maria Christine Wilhelmine Jacobsen, joined by her husband Adolph Christian Jocobsen, residents of Schleswig", "Elizabeth Amalie Johanna Werner of Schleswig, Juliane Caroline Dorothea Georgine Hansen, her husband Georg Carl Julius Hansen of Schleswig, Molly Caroline Thedsen, her husband Heinrich Martin Gotthard Thedsen of Hamburg, Germany ( all children of Dr. Carl Johann Friedrich Werner, Caroline Molly Jacobsen, a minor daughter of her late mother Anna Auguste Margaretha (formerly a Miss Werner and a daughter of Dr. Carl Johann Friedrich Werner, dec'd), said minor being represented by her father Adolph Christian Jacobsen, Mrs. Wilhelmine Johanne Ernestine Lohmann, wife of F.N.J. Lohmann (Kendall County) is a sister of dec'd."
A/E: G. A. Toepperwein; App: Jacob S. West, A. W. Barr, Jacob Theis; Names: John Werner, Staffel, Brown, Shafer, Detro, Heer, Vogel, J. Schaefer, Mrs. Grisham, Barr, Lavalle, R. Scherz, S. Lohmann, J. T. Graham, R. Carastanjen, Zanner, F. Zimmermann, Henry Theis, P.D. Saner, Jacog Theis, C. G. Vogel, Chas. Klemme, Reinhold Kutzer, Geo. Maddux, A.C. Rogers, Wm. Stendebach, Wm. Kuhfuss, L. Allen, Chr. Gimbel, August Schaefer, A. H. Peterman, Mrs. Bertha Staffel.
Case #149
Werner, George
Vol.2, pgs 402,427,429,431,434,452;
Vol.3, pgs 46,55,74,85,144,145,146,155,209,217,261,288,300; dated 19 July, 1892 - 6 February, 1899
Will in Vol. 2, pg 426, dated 23 April, 1892 when he was about 67 years of age. Death occurred 15 July 1892
Dghtrs: Emilie, Natalia, Maria, Ernestine, Amalia, Eliza - "my daughter Maria Ranzau (formerly Maria Werner)"; Sons: Otto, Richard; son-in-law: Ben Ranzau; Wit: Wm. Ziegler, Wm. Vanderstratten; A/E: Ben Ranzau; App: Wm. Ziegler, Adolph Weyrich, Joe Dienger;
Case #149 cont.
Estate of George and Caroline Werner, dec'd
Dated 5 October, 1892
Heirs: Maria Ranzau, Amalie Marquardt, Otto Werner, Richard Werner, Eliza Werner, Natalie Heiligmann, Ernestina Werner, ? Wieland; Part: F. Hofheinz, F. Ebell, R.K. Croskey; Names: Chas. Oelkers, Ed. Marquardt, Carl Pressler, F. W. Schweppe, A. Bodemann, H. Pohnert, A. Allamann, ? Brinkmann, S. Schneider, ? Langbein, R.J. Kutzer, A. Harz, Otto Reinhard, ? Heiligmann, J. Test. B. Roggenbucke, Geo. Powell, ? Faltin, ? Lavalle, Dr. Pagenstecker, L. Vollbrecht, R. Schwenewolf, August Offer, P. Ingenhuett, Richard Marquardt, Chas. Pressler.
Case #150
Werner Minors
Vol.2, pgs.385,386,387,402,423,424,427,452,472; Vol. 3, pgs 46,55,85,86,87,88,89, 155,209,249,262,288,547; dated 19 July, 1892 - 5 February, 1900
Both parents are deceased (father George Werner survived the mother); Minor: Amalie Werner, a girl of 20 years, Otto Werner, a boy of 18 years, Richard Werner, a boy of 16 years of age, Elise Werner a girl of 12 years of age: Guard: Ben Ranzau; App: August Langbein, Joe Dienger, Charles Oelkers; In Feb. 1895 Amelia is listed as an adult (Vol. 3, pg 86) An entry (Vol. 3, pg 87) dated 22 May 1895 gives her married name as Marquardt.; Names: Charles Oelkers, John Marquardt, E. Marquardt, R. K. Croskey, Nathalie Heiligmann and her husband F. H. Heiligmann, Richard Marquardt, Chas. Pressler, ? Weiss, R. Hanscke, Faltin Bros. and Co.; (Vol. 3, pg. 86, lists a minor Adolph, of which there is no other mention.)
Case #185
Wetz, Anna Katherine
Vol.3, pgs. 181,182,183,184,185,186,205; dated 19 March, 1897 - 1 May, 1897; Will Vol. 3, pg. 182, dated 12 November, 1897; Death occurred 15 January, 1866 when she was about 52 years of age
Husband: Herman Wetz; Son: Heinrich Oswald Jacob Wetz; Wit: John Werner, Richard Brotze; A/E: Herman Wetz; App: Otto Rust, Jacob Wessely, George W. Stendebach.; Names: Jacob Theis.
Case #198
Wilke, Louise
Vol.3, pgs. 277,284,285,286; dated 20 September, 1898 - 7 October, 1898
Death occurred 17 January, 1897 in Comal County, intestate; Husband: G. W. Wilke; Children: Wm. J. Wilke, 23 years, Emma L. Wilke, 21 Years, George L. Wilke, 19 years, Louis H. Wilke, 15 years; A/E: G. H. Wilke; app: Emil Richter, Franz Zohn, Oscar Voelcker.; Names: Paul Richter, Chas. Reinhard.
Case #170
Wilke, Elizabeth W.
Vol.3, pgs. 59,61,63,64,65,67,68,69; dated 8 May, 1895 - 3 June, 1895
Husband: Louis Willke; Wit: Edward Q. Kriegner, Catharine Bielstein; Will in Vol. 3, pg. 59, dated 9 December, 1884 when she was 64 years of age.;
Died 1 July 1893
Case #171
Wilke, Louis
Vol.3, pg. 61; dated 14 November, 1891; Died 1 July, 1893
Children: says there are 4, but names 3: Gustav Willke, Emilie Hofheinz, wife of Friedrich Hofheinz, Robert Willke; Grdghtr: Emma Willke, Daughter of Gustav; Wit: Joe Dienger, John Reinhard, Henry Theis;
Codicil: Vol. 3, pg. 63 no date, mentions son Rudolph Lous Hermann, 2 sons of Rudolph, Oscar and Adolph Willke.; Wit: H. Theis, J. Reinhard; A/E: G. H. Willke.
Case #199
Wilson, George W.
Vol.3, pgs. 270,271,274,283,297,300,301,305,552; dated 28 June, 1898 - 6 February, 1900
Death occurred 27 June, 1898 intestate. A/E: Paul G. Villaret; App: Dan Holekamp, Ernst Flach, Max Lange; Names: Hy Schiele, W. Biermann, Ed Steves and Sons, Fran. Burge, Sloan and Shelley, Faltin Bros. and Co., Fritz Holekamp, Wm. Albrecht, P.H. Schwethelm.
Winters, Martha
Vol.2, pg. 155; dated 1 October, 1889; On this date L. Newman adopted Martha Winters, the child of Mr. and Mrs. Winters, of the age of 3 months; Wit: Joe Dienger, Jno. Reinhard
Case #52, #53
Wood, Lorenzo D. C.
Vol.D-1, pgs 386,387,388,389,391,395; Vol. F-1, pgs 66, 72; dated 22 March, 1878 - 30 May, 1878; Will Vol. D-1, pg 387 dated 4 November 1874.
Wit: Louis F. Deynoodt, Ambrose G. LaPice, John Steiner, all of Orleans Parish, Louisiana;
Will #2, Vol. D-1, pg 388 dated 11 November 1874; Wit: LaPice, Steiner, Joseph Martin Villavaso; Wills probated in Louisiana; Brothers: Alonzo D. Wood (New York), Orlando A. Wood (Staten Island); Sister: Mrs. O. M. North ( Louisvile, KY), A/E: Thomas Hunton, John R. Juden; Names: Gilbert G. Young, Mrs. A. Young, Virginia Oliver, Julius Fabra, M. Baumann, Ernst Pfeiffer, F. Harz, C. Ammann, J. B. Hadden, C.H. Clauss, R. Carstanjen, J. C. Bonnet, C. Chamipe?, Alfred Bee, J. F. Stendebach.
Case #65
Wools, Stephana Maud and George Victor
Vol.F-1, pgs 166,171,172.180,182,188,189,193,198,201,207,
Vol.D, pgs 98,99,110,173,181,192,196,200,202
Vol.2, pgs. 1,110,145,154,323,329,331,333, 337,342,353,
364,368,389,399,400; dated 21 March, 1881 - 1 August, 1892
Guard: their mother Mrs. Kate Wools, who later became Mrs. J. A. H. Hosack; Property in Kerr County, Brother to Kate Wools was Frank Roberts, late of Indiana, now of San Antonio. Children's father's name was Captain George W. Wools. As of 1892, the mother and children had lived the past 12 years in San Antonio. S.M. Wools married Mr. M. T. Newton of San Antonio on 1 June, 1892; App: W.V. Henderson, O.M. Brown, J. C. Rountree; Names: 2 pages of names
Case #8
Wright, Alex
Vol.D-1, pgs 17,22,24,27,28,34,38,39; dated 26 July, 1864 - 27 February, 1865; Will in Vol. D-1 pg 17 dated 26 June, 1864. "wife Jane Wright and my children, English birth and parentage and now resident in England."
Names: Matthew Carter, J. G. O'Grady, John Yates, P. Garahy, Dr. W. H. Luckie, F. Henderson, Adam Vogt, Erastus Reed, Dr. F. Herff, Dr. W. Kinigsbury, ? Deering, Conr. Adam, ? Saner,? Huebner, ?Philip, ?Falkenstein, ?Kuhfuss,? Graham, ?Meckel, Barter, Henderson, Staffel, Ochse, Wensler, Drown, Munzenberger, L. Wueste, Holzapfel, Dietert, Minich, Vance, Yates.
Case #320
Wuppermann, Georg
Vol. 3, 593,595,597; dated 8 August, 1900 - 1 October, 1900
Death occurred 7 August, 1900; Unmarried; A/E: H. J. Graham; Heirs reside in Germany; Father: H. Wuppermann residing at Lockstedt, near Hamburg, Germany; Names: Chas. Beseler, E. Maertz, H. Poehnert, F. Groos and Co., Hamburger Deutscheini(?) Bank, C. Beseler Sr., C.O. Ebensberger, W. J. Willke, R. Foerster, E. Kuhfuss, Dr. J. F. Noe, C. and A. Schwarz, J. Guthrie.
Case #230 - WILL
Zink, Nicolaus
Vol. 2, pg. 87; dated 16 February, 1882 ; Death occurred in 1887
Zink was a native of Bamberg, Kingdom of Bavaria, Germany, "late Grand Uncle, Pastor Nicolaus Zink from Bamberg", "late stepmother Anna Maria Zink, formerly Buhler, from Worth near Nurnberg, Kingdom of Bavaria, Germany", "late father Nicolaus Zink", "wife Sarah Agnes Zink, formerly Williams".
Witness: Adolph Zoeller, August Matzdorff.
Case #134 - Guardian
Zoeller Minors
Vol.2, pgs. 221,222,224,230,240,241,242,251,252,253,265,282,294,332,402,452;Vol.3 pgs.85,109,112,124,131,155,223,289,292,293,587; dated 22 July, 1890 - 12 June, 1900
Children of Ferdinand Zoeller and deceased wife Emilie Zoeller: Meta aged 4 years, Fernanda, aged 2 years (also spelled Fernandine); Grandfather of children: William Zoeller; Guard: William Vogt; App: Julius Fabra, Joe Dienger, Adolph Weirich; Names: Adam Phillip, L. Fabra, Chas. Reinhard, L. C. Grothaus, D.M. Poor, Harrison Thurmnd.
Case #206
Zumwald, Robert
Vol. 3, pg. 311; March - April 1899;
Death occurred 7 March, 1899; A/E: Dr. R. A. Goeth;
Names: A. H. Davidson, Wm. J. Willke, Wm. Willke.

Notes: A/E: Administrator or Executor;
App: Appraisers;
Part: Partitioners
Wit: Witness

These Probate Abstracts copied with permission from
Genealogical Abstractions from Kendall County, Texas Probate Records, 28 April, 1862 -- 10 December 1900

published by Genealogical Society of Kendall County, Texas, in 1986. Abstractor: Kate Skinner-Klee.