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Ludwig F. "Louis" Prenzler
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1894
Burton
Washington County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1918

Inscription:

Hier ruht in Frieden
LOUIS F. PRENZLER
Geb.
26 Sept. 1894
Gest.
18 Oct. 1918
Schnell muss altes Schone schwinden
In des Lebens Bluthenzeit
Herr ticher wirst du es finden
In dem Land der Ewigkeil.

Son of:
Christian "Christ" PRENZLER
and
Charlotte Louise (HODDE) PRENZLER.

See also: Cenotaph honoring Ludwig F. "Louis" PRENZLER as a casualty of World I.

CENSUS RECORDS

1900 US CENSUS
Precinct 4 [Burton area], Washington County, Texas
June 8, 1900
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DWELLING 109/FAMILY 112
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PRENZLER, Christ, head, w, m, Nov. 1862, 37, married 14 years, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated to U.S. in 1884, in U.S. 16 years, naturalized, farmer
PRENZLER, Louise [HODDE], wife, w, f, Dec. 1858, 41, married 14 years, 7 children - 6 living, Germany, Germany, Germany
PRENZLER, Minna, daughter, w, f, Feb. 1887, 13, single, Texas, Germany, Germany, farm laborer
PRENZLER, Charley, son, w, m, April 1889, 11, single, Texas, Germany, Germany, farm laborer
PRENZLER, Malinda, daughter, w, f, Mrch. 1891, 9, single, Texas, Germany, Germany
PRENZLER, Willie, son, w, m, Sept. 1891, 7, single, Texas, Germany, Germany
PRENZLER, Bettie, daughter, w, f, Jan. 1894, 6, single, Texas, Germany, Germany
PRENZLER, Louis, son, w, m, Sept. 1895, 4, single, Texas, Germany, Germany
HODDE, Carl, father-in-law, w, m, Oct. 1826, 73, widow, Germany, Germany, Germany, day laborer
HODDE, Carl, brother-in-law, w, m, Sept. 1862, 47, single, Germany, Germany, Germany, shoe maker

1910 US CENSUS
Justice Precinct 4, Washington County, Texas
May 4, 1910
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DWELLING 144/FAMILY 144
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PRINTZLER, Christian, head, m, w, 47, married once for 24 years, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated to U.S. in 1884, Naturalized, farmer, general farm
PRINTZLER, Louise [HODDE], wife, f, w, 52, married once for 24 years, 7 children - 6 living, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated to U.S. in 1884, home farm, home labor
PRINTZLER, Charley, son, m, w, 21, single, Texas, Germany, Germany, farmer, general farm
PRINTZLER, Malinda, daughter, f, w, 20, single, Texas, Germany, Germany, home work, home labor
PRINTZLER, Willie, m, w, 17, single, Texas, Germany, Germany, home farm, general farming
PRINTZLER, Betta, f, w, 15, single, Texas, Germany, Germany, home work, home labor
PRINTZLER, Louis, son, m, w, 14, single, Texas, Germany, Germany, home farm, home labor
HODDE, Carl, brother-in-law, m, w, 58, single, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated to U.S. in 1883, Naturalized, none, none

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Ancestry Library Edition
http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Roll: 1983773
REGISTRATION CARD #54
Name: Louis W. Prenzler
Age: 22
Address: Burton, Tex.
Citizenship: Natural Born US Citizen
Where were you born: near Burton, Tex. USA
Occupation: Laborer on farm
Employer: C. PRENZLER
Where employed? On farm near Burton, Tex.
Dependents: Mother and Father
Prior Military Service: none
Signed: Louis Prenzler
REGISTRAR'S REPORT
Height: Medium
Build: Medium
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Dark
Bald? No
Physical disqualifications: none
This is the only son at home and assists in making a support for father & Mother.
Theo. Watson, Registrar
County of Washington
State of Texas
June 5, 1917

Sources:
U. S. Census Records 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Christ Prenzler (1862 - 1955)
  Charlotte Louise Hodde Prenzler (1856 - 1920)
 
 Sibling:
  Willie H Prenzler (1891 - 1974)*
  Ludwig F. Prenzler (1894 - 1918)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Church of Christ Cemetery
Burton
Washington County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sebastian
Record added: May 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14230175
Ludwig F. Louis Prenzler
Added by: Sebastian
 
Ludwig F. Louis Prenzler
Added by: Sebastian
 
Ludwig F. Louis Prenzler
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Added by: Sebastian
 
 
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To honor the memory of Ludwig F. "Louis" Prenzler, who was killed in action in World War I.
- Sebastian
 Added: Dec. 1, 2009

- Amy the Spirit Seeker
 Added: Nov. 5, 2009
 
 
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