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John S. Schwendener
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1829
Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
Death: Oct. 1, 1909
Washington County
Texas, USA

INSCRIPTION:

Father
JOHN SCHWENDENER
Born
Mar. 22, 1829
At St. Gallen
Switzerland
Died
Oct. 1, 1909

Mother
ELSBETH SCHWENDENER
Nee ROHRER
Born
June 16, 1836
At St. Gallen
Switzerland
Died
Mar. 26, 1915

The golden gates were open wide
A gentle voice said "come."
And angles from the other side
Welcomed our loved ones home.

CENSUS RECORDS

1880 US CENSUS
Enumeration District 147, Washington County, Texas
June 11th & 12th, 1880
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SCHWENDNER, Jno, w, m, 51, married, farmer, Switzerland, Switzerland, Switzerland
SCHWENDNER, E. [Elsbeth ROHRER], w, f, 42, wife, married, Switzerland, Switzerland, Switzerland
SCHWENDNER, Anna, w, f, 21, daughter, single, Wisconsin, Switzerland, Switzerland
SCHWENDNER, Katie, w, f, 14, daughter, Wisconsin, Switzerland, Switzerland
SCHWENDNER, Mary, w, f, 12, daughter, Minnesota, Switzerland, Switzerland
SCHWENDNER, Jennie, w, f, 7, daughter, Minnesota, Switzerland, Switzerland
SCHWENDNER, Dora, w, f, 4, daughter, Texas, Switzerland, Switzerland

1900 US CENSUS
Precinct 4, Burton, Washington County, Texas
June 23 1900
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DWELLING 215/FAMILY 219
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SCHWENDENER, John (head), w, m, March 1829, 71, married 45 years, Switzerland, switzerland, switzerland, Immigrated to United States in 1846, In US 53 years, Naturalized, Hotel Keeper
SCHWENDENER, Elsbeth [ROHRER] (wife), w, f, June 1836, 63, married 45 years, 12 children, 4 living, Switzerland, Switzerland, Switzerland, Immigrated to United States in 1848, In US 51 years, house keeper
HENRASKE, Anna [(SCHWENDENER) HENRESKY] (daughter), w, f, Feb 1859, 41, widow, 0 children- 0 living, Wisconsin, Switzerland, Switzerland, house keeper
LAAS, Mary [SCHWENDENER] (daughter), w, f, March 1869, 31, married 8 years, 2 children-2 living, Minnesota, Switzerland, Switzerland
LAAS, Charles H. (son in law), w, m, Jan. 1866, 34, married 8 years, TX, Germany, Germany, Physician
LAAS, Jennie (daughter), w, f, Nov. 1892, 7, single, TX, TX, Minnesota
LAAS, Charles (Son), w, m, Dec. 1894, 5, single, TX, TX, Minnisota
SCHMALNIEDE?, Fritz (boarder), w, m, Apr 1885, 15, single, Germany, Germany, Germany, Immigrated to US in 1900, Day Laborer 
 
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 Children:
  Anna Schwendener Henresky (1859 - 1943)*
  Mary Schwendener Laas (1869 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Burton
Washington County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sebastian
Record added: Jan 27, 2005
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John S. Schwendener
Added by: Skip Farrow
 
John S. Schwendener
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John S. Schwendener
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