Hermman Son's Lodge 142
Austin Hill, Texas in 1902


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Order of Hermann Son’s Name List

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4.  Julius Jonas (1869-1947) son of August Jonas
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7.  Henry Kruse (1860-1935)
8.  Karl “Charles” Luersen (1871-1955 spouse of Alwina Jonas, Karl Jonas’s daughter)
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Descendants of Frederick KRUSE - 29 Jun 2007
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FIRST GENERATION

1.  Frederick KRUSE was born about 1820 in Prussia.  He appeared on the census in 1870 in Comal County, Texas.  He appeared on the census in 1880 in Comal County, Texas.  There may have been another child whose name was Patrenella who married a Luersen.  The Kruse family was living with them in 1870 Comal Census.  Next to them was Dorothy Warnecke and her children.
I checked the Probates and found these:
Emma Kruse Dec'd Community Est. Case 1303 Book N pg 158, 159, 160
Fritz Kruse Dec'd Est of - Case 1347 Book N pg 405, 432
Harry Kruse Est of - Case 1549 Book P pg 293 to 295, 333, 334
These probates are from Feb 1885 -Aug 1924.

I looked in Naturalization Records and found these:
Engelbert Kruse from Germany Naturalized Aug 1 1887
Wilhelm Kruse from Prussia Naturalized Spring 1860

In the Marriage Books I found this:
Christian Kruse from Guadalupe County married Henriette Bothe from Comal County on Jun 2 1872
Ernst Kruse married Wanda Salge on Nov 21 1900
I found several girls who were married in the 1904-1912 period.  I think there may have been a Kruse Family in Guadalupe County.  Do not know if they are related to this family.

In the Comal Cemetery I found:
Herber Kruse    Dec 31 1909 to Jun 25 1910  With
Emma Buske Kruse  Oct 13 1886 to Jan 13 1911
Wanda Qualls Jun 29 2007

He was married to Sophie WARNECKE.  Sophie WARNECKE was born on 25 Dec 1819 in Prussia.  She appeared on the census in 1900 in Comal County, Texas.  Head of Household. Listed as a Widow.   It said she had 4 children and 2 were living.  She died on 31 Jul 1904 in Comal County, Texas.  She was buried in Hortontown Cemetery, Comal County, Texas.  Frederick KRUSE and Sophie WARNECKE had the following children:

    +2    i.    Frederick KRUSE Jr..
    +3    ii.    Heinrich KRUSE.

SECOND GENERATION

2.  Frederick KRUSE Jr. was born in Dec 1854 in Prussia.  He was naturalized in Feb 1876 in Comal County, Texas.  He appeared on the census in 1900 in Comal County, Texas.  Living with mother and daughter.

He was married to Selma KIRMSE on 10 Sep 1972 in Comal County, Texas.  by E. Mittendorf, Justice of the Peace  Frederick KRUSE Jr. and Selma KIRMSE had the following children:

    4    i.    Ida KRUSE was born in Dec 1877 in New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas.  She appeared on the census in 1880 in Comal County, Texas.  Living with Grandparents and Uncle and Aunt.

3.  Heinrich KRUSE was born in Mar 1860 in Prussia.  He appeared on the census in 1870 in Comal County, Texas.  He appeared on the census in 1880 in Comal County, Texas.  He appeared on the census in 1900 in Comal County, Texas.  He died in Jun 1935 in Comal County, Texas.  He was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.

He was married to Friederike HAGEMANN on 24 Dec 1879 in Comal County, Texas.  License # 1866 by Ehrh. Mittendorf, Justice of the Peace.  Friederike HAGEMANN was born in Sep 1859 in Texas.  She appeared on the census in 1900 in Comal County, Texas.  Census said she had been married 29 years and had eight children and eight living.  She died in Nov 1936 in Comal County, Texas.  She was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.  Heinrich KRUSE and Friederike HAGEMANN had the following children:

    +5    i.    Harry KRUSE.
    +6    ii.    Ella KRUSE.
    +7    iii.    Edwin KRUSE.
    +8    iv.    Alma KRUSE.
    +9    v.    Birschard "Bernhard" KRUSE.
    +10    vi.    Eddie KRUSE.
    11    vii.    Albert KRUSE was born on 28 Jul 1894 in Comal County, Texas.  He died on 4 Apr 1959 in Comal County, Texas.  Buried with his parents  He was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.
    +12    viii.    Walter G. KRUSE.

THIRD GENERATION

5.  Harry KRUSE was born on 3 Feb 1881 in Comal County, Texas.  He died on 8 Nov 1918 in Comal County, Texas.  He was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.

He was married to Metha  "Meta" KIRMSE on 15 Dec 1900 in Comal County, Texas.  Metha  "Meta" KIRMSE was born on 5 Apr 1880.  She died on 26 Jun 1939 in Comal County, Texas.  She was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.

6.  Ella KRUSE was born on 23 Sep 1882 in Comal County, Texas.  She died on 22 Jan 1949.  She was buried in Salado Cemetery, Bexar County, Texas.

She was married to Gustav NEUSE on 6 Dec 1902 in Comal County, Texas.  Lic. # 4215  by Rev. G. Morinhenweg  Gustav NEUSE was born on 30 Jul 1879.  He died on 10 Nov 1931.  He was buried in Salado Cemetery, Bexar County, Texas.

7.  Edwin KRUSE was born on 13 Nov 1884 in Comal County, Texas.  He died on 7 Mar 1972 in Comal County, Texas.

He was married to Emma BUSKE (daughter of Julius BUSKE and unknown KRUEGER) on 25 Oct 1905.  Emma BUSKE was born on 13 Oct 1886.  She died on 13 Jan 1911 in Comal County, Texas.  She was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.  Edwin KRUSE and Emma BUSKE had the following children:

    13    i.    Herbert KRUSE died on 25 Jun 1910 in Comal County, Texas.  Was 5 months 25 days old when he died.

He was married to Lula Mae (KRUSE).  Lula Mae (KRUSE) was born on 8 Dec 1889.  She died on 9 Sep 1968 in Comal County, Texas.  She was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.  Edwin KRUSE and Lula Mae (KRUSE) had the following children:

    14    i.    Edwin KRUSE was born on 27 Jul 1914 in Comal County, Texas.  He died on 27 Jul 1914 in Comal County, Texas.  He was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.

8.  Alma KRUSE was born on 6 Mar 1887 in Comal County, Texas.  She died on 25 Jul 1950 in Comal County, Texas.  She was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.

She was married to Walter KOHLENBERG Sr. on 2 Dec 1905 in Comal County, Texas.  Lic #4610 by Rev C. R. Hempel,,,Friedens Church, Geronimo, Texas.  Walter KOHLENBERG Sr. was born on 19 Aug 1884.  He died on 13 Aug 1972 in Comal County, Texas.  He was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.

9.  Birschard "Bernhard" KRUSE was born on 16 Aug 1889 in Comal County, Texas.  He died on 23 Aug 1913 in Comal County, Texas.  He was buried in York Creek Cemetery, Comal County, Texas.

He was married to Lottie TRAPP on 26 Oct 1910 in Comal County, Texas.  Lic # 5356 by E. Herbert Pister, Redwood, Guadalupe County, Texas
  Lottie TRAPP was born on 26 Jan 1892.  She died on 11 Dec 1916 in Comal County, Texas.  She was buried in York Creek Cemetery, Comal County, Texas.

10.  Eddie KRUSE was born in Nov 1892 in Comal County, Texas.

He was married to Lizzie RUPPEL on 31 Aug 1910 in Comal County, Texas.  Lic # 5323 by Rev Joseph Jaworski, Geronimo, Guadalupe County, Texas  Eddie KRUSE and Lizzie RUPPEL had the following children:

    15    i.    Eddie KRUSE Jr. was born on 17 Sep 1912 in Comal County, Texas.  He died on 24 Jun 1984 in Comal County, Texas.  He was buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels, Texas.

12.  Walter G. KRUSE was born on 12 Dec 1898 in Comal County, Texas.  He died on 19 May 1954.  He was buried in Salado Cemetery, Bexar County, Texas.

He was married to Clara (KRUSE).  Clara (KRUSE) was born on 16 Sep 1900.