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 Gottfried Conrad Blankenstein

Gottfried Conrad Blankenstein

Birth
Baden-Baden, Stadtkreis Baden-Baden, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death 6 Oct 1900 (aged 78)
Waco, McLennan County, Texas, USA
Burial Waco, McLennan County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 28572283 · View Source
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Gottfried is the husband of Dorthea Sophia Fredericke Herbst and the son of Johann Carl August Blankenstein and Catherine Marie Wusthof. He is buried in the Waco City Cemetery section directly behind Hebrew Rest Cemetery between the southwest and southeast branches of the entrance road. This is the cemetery by the Texas Rangers Museum.

The stone reads - Dearest Father thou has left us - And thy loss we deeply feel - But the Lord who has blest us - He can all our sorrows heal.
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Some Notable Persons in First Street Cemetery by T. Bradford Willis

Gottfried C. Blankenstein, 1822-1900. A native of Germany. Husband of Dorthea Herbst Blankenstein. Served in the German Army from 1842-1845, and was a saddler. Immigrated to the United States in 1870.



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  • Created by: blankenstein@prodigy.net
  • Added: 27 Jul 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28572283
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gottfried Conrad Blankenstein (14 Apr 1822–6 Oct 1900), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28572283, citing First Street Cemetery, Waco, McLennan County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by blankenstein@prodigy.net (contributor 47031483) .