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 Emma <I>Meyer</I> Brackenbusch

Emma Meyer Brackenbusch

Austin County, Texas, USA
Death 8 Oct 1919 (aged 60)
Rockdale, Milam County, Texas, USA
Burial Rockdale, Milam County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 7687717 · View Source
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Daughter of:
Johann "John" Meyer of Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany
Augusta (Kempe) Meyer of Saxony, Germany

Widow of
Charles "Charlie" Brockenbusch

They were married December 5, 1874 in Milam County, Texas.

First wife of:
Henry William Brackenbush, also found as Brackenbusch and Brockenbusch.

They were married May 24, 1890 in Milam County, Texas.

The Rockdale Report
Rockdale. Texas
Published Thursday October 9, 1919
Page 2, Column 2

Mrs. H. W. Brockenbush

"Mrs. Brockenbush, wife of H. W. Brockenbush, died at the family home on North Main Street, following a long and tedious illness covering a period of years.

Interment will be made in the I. O. O. F. Cemetery this afternoon at 4:00 o'clock, Rev. Fr. Spinneweber of the
Catholic church, officiating.

Decedent had been a resident of Rockdale for many years, and leaves a host of friends, as well as many relatives to mourn her loss."

Additional Sources:
Texas Certificate of Death
Texas Marriages, 1837-1973
U. S. Census Records

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7687717
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Meyer Brackenbusch (18 Jan 1859–8 Oct 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7687717, citing Odd Fellows Cemetery, Rockdale, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sebastian (contributor 46550973) .