No tombstone: Information on burial obtained from death certificate. Fred's parents were Christina Sternberg and Ludwig (Louis)Von Rordorf. His mother died when he was very young and he apparently was sent to live with an aunt, Louise Sternberg Schroeder & her husband John. After the 1870 census no record has been found until 1909 when he is in Tarrant County TX. He is still in Tarrant County in 1930 but dies in Williamson County, Texas.