Monday, November 8, 2010

Tombstone Tuesday Meet The Juraschek Family

Tombstones in St Mary's Cemetery San Antonio, TX
This is one of the Tombstones in the Historical St Mary's Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.  I have looked at several genealogy family tree websites, but have not found a family tree presence for this family online.  I am adding this to FindAGrave 
Here are a few tidbits I did find for the family.
 Name: Peter Juraschek
Death Date: 21 Nov 1914
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 79 years 5 months 4 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 17 Jun 1835
Birthplace: Prussian Poland
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John Juraschek
Father's Birthplace: Prussian Poland
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Prussian Poland
Occupation: Retired Mechanic
Place of Residence: San Antonio, Texas
Cemetery: St. Mary's
Burial Place:
Burial Date: 22 Nov 1914
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2051130
Digital Film Number: 4165729
Image Number: 1350
Reference Number: cn 21644
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
( the image is available on Beta.familysearch.org)
This son was on the 1910 census with his parents he was noted as head of household.
Groom's Name: Alexander Juraschek
Bride's Name: Maria H. Pyterek
Marriage Date: 17 Feb 1920
Marriage Place: Bexar, Texas
This daughter did not show on the census because she married Witte before 1910. I did find both her marriages.  There are more daughters and a son on FamilySearch.org Record Search.
Name: Anna Juraschek Witte Robinson
Death Date: 01 Sep 1956
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 80 years 20 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 11 Aug 1876
Birthplace: Germany
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Name: Peter Vincent Juraschek
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Name: Mary Kraiczyk
Mother's Birthplace: Germany

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