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Karl/Carl Frederick "Caesar" Caesar Eckhardt
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1806
Death: Feb. 25, 1868
Yorktown
DeWitt County
Texas, USA

s/o Johann Martin Eckhardt and Johanna Elizabethe Margarthe Mallach (some say Eleanor v Elizabethe)

Karl "Caesar" was born in Laasphe, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany/Prussia

Married: Louisa Christina Fisher in 1833 in Laasphe.

Emigrated: Karl/Carl and family emigrated from Landsberg (or Andsberg?) Prussia to Indianola, Calhoun Co, Texas in 1848 on the ship "Palmetto".

Military & Occupation: He served as a Lieutenant of Artillary in the Prussian Army. In the 1860 De Witt County Census he was listed as farmer and merchant.

Karl "Caesar" and his wife Louisa are both buried in Westside Cemetery, as are a number of their descendents. His mother reportedly died of tuberculosis on June 2, 1817 and his father (re: Evangelical Parish Office records) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Louise Christina Fisher Eckhardt (1811 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Wilhelm August Ludwig Eckhardt (1830 - 1917)*
  Johanna Caroline Emma Viktoria Eckhardt Fechner (1844 - 1868)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westside Cemetery
Yorktown
DeWitt County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Lynda Lehmann-French
Originally Created by: Bob
Record added: Jul 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55217855
Karl/Carl Frederick Caesar <i>Caesar</i> Eckhardt
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Karl/Carl Frederick Caesar <i>Caesar</i> Eckhardt
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Karl/Carl Frederick Caesar <i>Caesar</i> Eckhardt
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