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Emma Amalia Schulz Felfe
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Birth: Apr. 5, 1867
Death: Jan. 26, 1949

FELFE, Mrs. Emma (Ernest) of Thorndale. Age 81. Died 1/26/1949 (Wed.).

She was BORN Emma Schulz in Germany on 4/05/1867. At age 5 she came to Texas and settled near Giddings. She was confirmed on 4/10/1881 by Pastor J. Kaspar in Eber Ezer Church at Manheim. She married in the same church to Ernst Felfe on 10/05/1887. To this union 14 children, 6 boys and 8 girls, were born. In 1896 she moved to Thorndale and lived on a farm north of town for over 50 years. She was a kind mother and an industrious housewife. Member of St.Paul's Lutheran Church for 52 years.

SURVIVORS: 4 sons, Willie, Oscar, Adolph and Arnold; 8 daughters, Mrs. Bertha Heintze, Mrs. Selma Bieberstein of Manheim, Mrs. Alma Roepke of Austin, Mrs. Clara Hoes of Austin, Eleonora Felfe, Mrs. Martha Hengst of Austin, Olga Felfe and Mrs. Hulda Roepke; 48 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, brother, P.F. Schulz of Thorndale and sister, Mrs. Carl Merkord of Robstown.

Children:
Bertha Ida Felfe Heintze (1888 - 1952)
William Oswald Felfe (1889 - 1951)
Emil Felfe (1890 - 1915)
Adolph Ernst Felfe (1892 - 1973)
Selma Wilhelmine Felfe Bieberstein (1895 - 1970)
Alma Louise Felfe Roepke (1896 - 1988)
Alvin Herman Felfe (1897 - 1943)
Oscar Walter Felfe (1900 - 1961)
Arnold Richard Felfe (1902 - 1979)
Clara Hulda Felfe Hoes (1903 - 1986)
Eleanora "Ella" Lena Felfe (1905 - 2000)
Martha Magdalene Felfe Hengst (1907 - 1997)
Olga Hedwig Felfe (1908 - 1999)
Hulda Adele Felfe Roepke (1911 - 1993)

Wilhelm Schulz, Amalie Werner Schulz & 4 children Emma, Gustav, Marie, & Bertha departed Hamburg Germany 6 Apr 1872. A 5th child Wilhelmina Saxonia Schulz was born in route to America. They arrived in New Orleans 6 May 1872 on board the vessel "Saxonia" Manifest #00018728
 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilhelm Schulz (1831 - 1914)
  Amalie Werner Schulz (1840 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Ernst Traugott Felfe (1858 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  Bertha Ida Felfe Heintze (1888 - 1952)*
  William Oswald Felfe (1889 - 1951)*
  Emil Felfe (1890 - 1915)*
  Adolph Ernst Felfe (1892 - 1973)*
  Selma Wilhelmine Felfe Bieberstein (1894 - 1970)*
  Alma Louise Felfe Roepke (1896 - 1988)*
  Alvin Herman Felfe (1897 - 1943)*
  Oscar Walter Felfe (1900 - 1961)*
  Arnold Richard Felfe (1902 - 1979)*
  Clara Hulda Felfe Hoes (1903 - 1986)*
  Eleanora "Ella" Lena Felfe (1905 - 2000)*
  Martha Magdalene Felfe Hengst (1907 - 1997)*
  Olga Hedwig Felfe (1908 - 1999)*
  Hulda Adele Felfe Roepke (1911 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Amalia Schulz Felfe (1867 - 1949)
  Marie Schulz Richter (1869 - 1930)*
  Bertha Mathilde Schulz Markert (1870 - 1933)*
  Wilhelmine Saxonia Schulz Friedrich (1872 - 1940)*
  Paul Friedrich Schulz (1876 - 1960)*
  Christoph H Schulz (1878 - 1923)*
  Ida Amalia Schulz Merkord (1881 - 1953)*
  Otto William Schulz (1884 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery
Thorndale
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Charlotte Jean Felfe Wil...
Originally Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Aug 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21105025
Emma Amalia <i>Schulz</i> Felfe
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Emma Amalia <i>Schulz</i> Felfe
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Emma Amalia <i>Schulz</i> Felfe
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- Charlotte Jean Felfe Wilhelm
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- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Aug. 23, 2007
 
 
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