Married Hattie Dean on June 7, 1898 in Galveston. GENERAL INDEX - MARRIAGE LICENSE, GALVESTON COUNTY 1838 - 1899 Wife: DEAN HATTIE Husband: KUHNEL ERNEST E Date Issued: 6/7/98, Book O, p.10
On June 5, 1900 Ernest and wife Hattie were living at 1231 Market Street in a house with Hattie's brother William's family. Hattie's parents were also living in the same dwelling. 1900 U.S. Federal Census: Ward 2, Galveston, Galveston Co., TX; June 5, 1900; 1321 Market Street, Dwelling 107 Family 123 Dean, William, Head, W, M, July 1863, 36, Mar.10, Illinois, Canada, Michigan, Barber ----, Dora, Wife, W, F, Nov 1868, 31, mar1.0, 2 born-1 living, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois ----, Arline, Dau, W, F, Nov 1897, 2, single, Texas, Illinois, Illinois, Family 124 Kuhnel, Earnest, Head, W, M, May 1866, 34, mar.2, Texas, Germany, Germany, Musician, ------, Hattey, Wife, W, F, Aug 1870, 29, mar.2, Illinois, Michigan, Michigan Family 125 Dean, David, Head, W, M, Aug 1829, 70, mar.41, New York, New York, New York, Blacksmith ----, Lucretia, Wife, W, F, Aug 1839, 60, mar.41, 8 born-5 living, Michigan, New York, New York
Great Galveston Hurricane made landfall at Galveston on September 8, 1900 - it was the deadliest hurricane in U.S. history. Ernest and his family moved to Houston after the 1900 storm and resided at reside at 614, Bayland Ave.
Organist at the Lutheran Church.
1910 U.S. Federal Census; Houston, Harris Co., TX; 2119 Kane St., House 203, fam 205 Kuhnel, Ernest E., Head, M, W, 43k mar.12, TX, Germany, Germany, English, Musician ------, Hattie L., Wife, F, W, 35, mar. 12, 1 born 1 living, IL, MI, MI, English ------, ...st E., son, M, W, 6, single, TX, TX, IL
1920 U.S. Federal Census: Houston, Ward 6 Harris Co., TX; 2119 Kane Avenue; 101/109 Kuhnel, Earnest E., Head, M, W, 53, mar., TX, Germany, Germany, Musician - Theater ------, Hattie, Wife, F, W, 48, mar., IL, MI, MI, none ------,Ernest E., Son, M, W, 16, single, TX, TX, IL, Clerk - Bank
1930 U.S. Federal Census: Houston, Harris Co., TX Kuhnel, E. Ernest, Head, own, 7000, R, no, M, W, 63, m.32, no, yes, TX, Germ, Germ, C.. D. - Dry Good Store -----, Hattie, Wife-H, F, W, 59, mar.28, no, yes, IL, NY, MI Kirkpatrick, Wm., Lodger, 37 Austin, C. Jessie, dau. [of lodger], 16
Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 Name: Ernest Emil Kuhnel Death Date: 06 Jan 1950 Death Place: Houston, Harris, Texas Gender: Male Race: white Death Age: 83 years 7 months 17 days Estimated Birth Date: Birth Date: 19 May 1866 Birthplace: Texas Marital Status: Married Father's Name: Robert Kuhnel Father's Birthplace: Germany Mother's Name: Dk Mother's Birthplace: Dk Occupation: Retired Place of Residence: Houston, Harris, Texas Cemetery: Forest Park Burial Place: Houston, Texas Burial Date: 08 Jan 1950 Additional Relatives: X Film Number: 2074223 Digital Film Number: 4030079 Image Number: 2592 Reference Number: cn 2371