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August Franke, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1854
Indianola
Calhoun County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1915
Cuero
DeWitt County
Texas, USA

Son of August William Franke and Wilhelmina "Minne" "Mena" Geoffert old time settlers of Indianola, Texas arriving ca 1851 from Germany. We have not located the death/burial info on his father whom we believe died before 1880 likely in Indianola area (as of Feb. 2011), but his mother is buried in Hillside Cemetery.

Husband of Mary R. E. Fuhrmann-Franke.

Headstone: "At Rest" 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Wilhelmina Geoffert Franke (1830 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary R.E. Fuhrmann Franke (1861 - 1925)*
 
 Children:
  August Franke (1886 - 1923)*
  Isadora Cornelia Franke McClung (1890 - 1957)*
  Carrie G. Franke Seidel (1892 - 1971)*
  Mary Theresa Franke (1894 - 1954)*
  Archie Franke (1895 - 1966)*
  Agnes Franke Spangle (1899 - 1987)*
  Charles Christian Franke (1904 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  August Franke (1854 - 1915)
  Theresa Tracy Franke (1856 - 1934)*
  Wilhemina J. Franke (1858 - 1944)*
  William Franke (1860 - 1928)*
  Augusta Franke Drake (1866 - 1950)*
  Lizzie Franke Drake (1869 - 1959)*
  Louis Franke (1872 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Cuero
DeWitt County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Lynda Lehmann-French
Originally Created by: Jason M. Myers
Record added: Nov 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44241213
August Franke, Sr
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August Franke, Sr
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August Franke, Sr
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Rest in peace...
- Lynda Lehmann-French
 Added: Aug. 1, 2010
 
 
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