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Ernest Emil Kuhnel, Sr

Texas, USA
Death 6 Jan 1950 (aged 83)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 53932678 · View Source
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Son of Robert Kuhnel & Ernestine ---.

Married Hattie Dean on June 7, 1898 in Galveston.
   Date Issued: 6/7/98, Book O, p.10

On June 5, 1900 Ernest and wife Hattie were living at 1231 Market Street in a house with Hattie's brother William's family. Hattie's parents were also living in the same dwelling.
1900 U.S. Federal Census: Ward 2, Galveston, Galveston Co., TX; June 5, 1900; 1321 Market Street, Dwelling 107
Family 123
   Dean, William, Head, W, M, July 1863, 36, Mar.10, Illinois, Canada, Michigan, Barber
   ----, Dora, Wife, W, F, Nov 1868, 31, mar1.0, 2 born-1 living, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois
   ----, Arline, Dau, W, F, Nov 1897, 2, single, Texas, Illinois, Illinois,
Family 124
   Kuhnel, Earnest, Head, W, M, May 1866, 34, mar.2, Texas, Germany, Germany, Musician,
   ------, Hattey, Wife, W, F, Aug 1870, 29, mar.2, Illinois, Michigan, Michigan
Family 125
   Dean, David, Head, W, M, Aug 1829, 70, mar.41, New York, New York, New York, Blacksmith
   ----, Lucretia, Wife, W, F, Aug 1839, 60, mar.41, 8 born-5 living, Michigan, New York, New York

Great Galveston Hurricane made landfall at Galveston on September 8, 1900 - it was the deadliest hurricane in U.S. history. Ernest and his family moved to Houston after the 1900 storm and resided at reside at 614, Bayland Ave.

Organist at the Lutheran Church.

1910 U.S. Federal Census; Houston, Harris Co., TX; 2119 Kane St., House 203, fam 205
     Kuhnel, Ernest E., Head, M, W, 43k mar.12, TX, Germany, Germany, English, Musician
     ------, Hattie L., Wife, F, W, 35, mar. 12, 1 born 1 living, IL, MI, MI, English
     ------, E., son, M, W, 6, single, TX, TX, IL

1920 U.S. Federal Census: Houston, Ward 6 Harris Co., TX; 2119 Kane Avenue; 101/109
   Kuhnel, Earnest E., Head, M, W, 53, mar., TX, Germany, Germany, Musician - Theater
   ------, Hattie, Wife, F, W, 48, mar., IL, MI, MI, none
   ------,Ernest E., Son, M, W, 16, single, TX, TX, IL, Clerk - Bank

1930 U.S. Federal Census: Houston, Harris Co., TX
     Kuhnel, E. Ernest, Head, own, 7000, R, no, M, W, 63, m.32, no, yes, TX, Germ, Germ, C.. D. - Dry Good Store
     -----, Hattie, Wife-H, F, W, 59, mar.28, no, yes, IL, NY, MI
     Kirkpatrick, Wm., Lodger, 37
     Austin, C. Jessie, dau. [of lodger], 16

Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
   Name: Ernest Emil Kuhnel
   Death Date: 06 Jan 1950
   Death Place: Houston, Harris, Texas
   Gender: Male
   Race: white
   Death Age: 83 years 7 months 17 days
   Estimated Birth Date:
   Birth Date: 19 May 1866
   Birthplace: Texas
   Marital Status: Married
   Father's Name: Robert Kuhnel
   Father's Birthplace: Germany
   Mother's Name: Dk
   Mother's Birthplace: Dk
   Occupation: Retired
   Place of Residence: Houston, Harris, Texas
   Cemetery: Forest Park
   Burial Place: Houston, Texas
   Burial Date: 08 Jan 1950
   Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2074223
Digital Film Number: 4030079
Image Number: 2592
Reference Number: cn 2371

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  MAY 19, 1866
   JAN 6, 1950





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