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Robert Paul Seelen
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1894
Galveston
Galveston County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 13, 1918
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Son of Harry M. Seelen & Ida Henrietta Hantsche.

1900 Galveston, Galveston Co., TX census:
Harry M. (head) Sep 1859 40 b Germany,
m 7 years, Machinist, immigrated 1885
Ida (wife) Jul 1873 26 b Germany,
immigrated 1889, 2 children / 2 living
Robert (son) Dec 1894 5 b TX
Harry (son) Aug 1896 3 b TX
Elizabeth Hantsche (dau-in-law) Jul 1879 21 b Germany, immigrated 1889, cook

1910 Galveston, Galveston Co., TX census (index): John (head) 42 b CA
Henrietta (wife) 36 b Germany
Anna A. (dau) 2 b TX
Robert Secten (stepson) 15 b TX
Harry Secten (stepson) 13 b TX

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918:
Name: Robert Paul Seelen
Event Type: Draft Registration
June 5, 1917 at Pct 19, Pueblo City, Colorado.
Birth Date: 28 Dec 1894 Galveston, Texas
What military service have you had? Rank: Seaman; branch: Navy. Years: 4-6 Months.

23 years, 9 months, 15 days, died of pneumonia.

Many thanks to Floyd Lanny Martin for taking grave marker photo. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Harry Seelen (1856 - 1923)
  Ida Henrietta Hantsche Vautrin (1873 - 1923)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Paul Seelen (1894 - 1918)
  Anna A Vautrin Gross (1907 - 1959)**
  Robert Harry Seelen (1919 - 2010)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Shared stone with step-father, Peter J. Vautrin and mother, Ida H. Vautrin.
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Galveston
Galveston County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Oct 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79189185
Robert Paul Seelen
Added by: Floyd Lanny Martin
 
 
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- Diana McDevitt Eyler
 Added: Dec. 28, 2013

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