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Max MEERSCHEIDT

Male 1860 - 1920  (60 years)


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  • Name Max MEERSCHEIDT 
    Birth 10 Feb 1860  Nassau, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 27 Jun 1860  Fayette County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • P.O. Round Top
    Census 23 Jun 1870  La Grange, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1895  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 630 Guenther
    Census 12 Jun 1900  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 302 Adams with his mother
    Census 15 Apr 1910  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • a boarder at 121 Villita
    Census 7 Jan 1920  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 332 Adams St.
    Occupation Carpenter 
    Death 24 Mar 1920  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • at 3 a.m. at his residence, 332 Adams St.
    Burial 25 Mar 1920  City Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Person ID I3009  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2014 

    Father Arthur Carl Wilhelm Gustav Anton Archibald VON MEERSCHEIDT-VON HUELLESSEM,   b. 16 Apr 1827, Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 7 Apr 1887, Boerne, Kendall, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Amanda Karoline VON ROSENBERG,   b. 15 Jun 1832, Memel, Memel, Preußen, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Aug 1911, La Grange, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 79 years) 
    Marriage 9 Nov 1850  Fayette County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • by F. Ernst, J. P.
    Family ID F918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louise BLUMEL,   b. 9 Jun 1868, Germany Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 26 May 1893, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 24 years) 
    Marriage 7 Nov 1889  Rockdale, Milam, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11
    • by J. E. H. Schrader, pastor of the first German evangl=Lutheran Church in Texas
    Children 
     1. Olga Martha MEERSCHEIDT,   b. 26 Aug 1890   d. 24 Sep 1891, Dilley, Frio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 1 year)
    +2. Otto Alexander MEERSCHEIDT,   b. 1 Feb 1892, Dilley, Frio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Aug 1949, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 57 years)
    +3. Carl Paul MEERSCHEIDT,   b. 1 Feb 1892, Dilley, Frio, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Jul 1952, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years)
    Family ID F1005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 8 May 2007 

  • Obituaries
    Max Meerscheidt obituary
    Max Meerscheidt obituary
    San Antonio Evening News, Wednesday, March 24, 1920, p. 11

  • Notes 
    • Although living on several farms, Max learned carpentry. After the death of his wife, Max’s twin sons were raised by their grandmother and an aunt. Max died of a heart ailment in 1920. [12]

  • Sources 
    1. [S370] ed., Alma von Rosenberg Tomlinson, The von Rosenberg Family of Texas, (Toepperwein Publishing Co. (Boerne, TX, 1949); reprint: Nortex Press (n.p., 1986)), p. 125.

    2. [S12] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, Bexar County, Texas, ED 110, p. 15B, line 70.

    3. [S9] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Eighth Census of the United States, 1860, Fayette County, Texas, p. 283.

    4. [S10] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, Fayette County, Texas, p. 508, line 7.

    5. [S1615] Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), San Antonio, Texas, City Directory, 1895, p. 424.

    6. [S13] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, Bexar County, Texas, ED 59, p. 1B, line 84.

    7. [S14] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, Bexar County, Texas, ED 97, p. 19B, line 57.

    8. [S284] Cemetery Records.

    9. [S1281] San Antonio Evening News, Wednesday, March 24, 1920, p. 11.

    10. [S248] Fayette County, Texas, Marriage Records, Vol. B, p. 17.

    11. [S306] Marriage Records, Vol. 5, p. 86.

    12. [S370] ed., Alma von Rosenberg Tomlinson, The von Rosenberg Family of Texas, (Toepperwein Publishing Co. (Boerne, TX, 1949); reprint: Nortex Press (n.p., 1986)), p. 126.