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Emma Sophie Marie Braeutigam Runnels
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1862
Gillespie County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1932
Hays County
Texas, USA

Mrs. H. E. Runnels
Mrs. Emma Braeutigam Runnels, 70, wife of H. .E. Runnels, died Thursday night Hays County Memorial Hospital after a short il1ness. The funora1 service was held at the home in which she had lived 41 years, Saturday afternoon with Rev. H. S. Goodenough, pastor of the First Methodist Church officiating.
The decedent was born in Gillespie county and had been married more than 51 years . She had lived in San Marcos fifty years. She was the mother of nine daughters, two of whom, Mrs. Doss Butler and Mrs. Tom Baldwin died in 1918 within 20 days of one another. She is survived by her husband, and the seven daughters who survive her are: Mrs. Jim Forsythe of Forest Hill, La.; Mrs. Howard Swift of Uvalde; Mrs. A S. Smith of Topeka, Kansas; Mrs Fred Geyer of San Antonio; Mrs. Walter Howard of San Marcos; Mrs. Garnett Smith of Lucas, Kentucky , and Mrs. Don Beasley of San Marcos. There are 31 living grand-children and five great-grandchildren; one
sister, Mrs. Will Corby of Jewett, Texas, and two brothers, Otto and Henry Braeutigam, both of Fredericksburg.
The active pall bearers were J. R. Wilhelm, Noy Oldham, Garland Smith, Merton Swift, W. E. Jones, Mac Wren, W. N. Joiner and R. F. Magruder. The honorary pall bearers were: Will Ezelle, Led Ezelle, Charles Rudorf, W. B. Colbert, I. W. Wood, S. R. Kone, G. A. Rogers, C. T. Bass and I. H. Harrison. 
 
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 Parents:
  Johann Wolfgang Brautigam (1829 - 1884)
  Christine Louise Charlotte Kensing Braeutigam (1831 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Hardin Etigheson Runnels (1849 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Jennie Bertha Runnels Forsyth (1881 - 1944)*
  Cora Susan Runnels Swift (1884 - 1939)*
  Lillie M. Runnels Butler (1886 - 1918)*
  Leola C. Runnels Baldwin (1888 - 1918)*
  Annie Gertrude Runnels Smith (1890 - 1934)*
  Bessie E. Runnels Howard (1892 - 1981)*
  Adeline Geneva Runnels Smith (1898 - 1986)*
  May Belle Runnels Beasley (1900 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Johann August Braeutigam (1851 - 1916)*
  Anna Elise Braeutigam Schuchard (1857 - 1929)*
  Richard Valentin Andreas Brautigam (1859 - 1927)*
  Emma Sophie Marie Braeutigam Runnels (1862 - 1932)
  Otto Heinrich Paul Braeutigam (1864 - 1944)*
  Emil Braeutigam (1869 - 1929)*
  Christine Elise Braeutigam Corby (1871 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
San Marcos Cemetery
San Marcos
Hays County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Gena Forsyth
Record added: Nov 11, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12312728
Emma Sophie Marie <i>Braeutigam</i> Runnels
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Emma Sophie Marie <i>Braeutigam</i> Runnels
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Emma Sophie Marie <i>Braeutigam</i> Runnels
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A BEAUTIFUL LADY. MAY SHE REST IN PEACE.
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 28, 2015

- Kathleen Fleury Bilbrey
 Added: Jul. 17, 2009

- jhc65
 Added: Mar. 7, 2008
 
 
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