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Subject:          Jacques SCHERRER

Birth:                              __ ___ 1811    Thann, Haut Rhin, Alsace, France.1

Marriage:           before __ ___ 1841    Alsace, France.2

Passport:                       21 Sep 1844    Soppe-le-Bas, Haut Rhin, Alsace, France; # 8:1463.3

Immigratn:                     __ Jan 1845    Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas; departing Antwerp 19 Dec 1844 on the "Norwegian."4

Occupation:                   __ ___ 1850    Medina County, Texas; barkeeper.5

Census:                         __ ___ 1850    Medina County, Texas; household #6 Castroville.5

Census:                         __ ___ 1854    St Louis Catholic Church, Castroville, Medina County; family #64 (2 children).6

Deed:                            23 Feb 1854    Medina County, Texas; File 1133, Abstract 858 & 859 for 640 acres; Grantee - Jacob Scherrer.  Patentee - Jacob Scherrer.  CC Cert. #13.7

Census:                         __ ___ 1860    Bexar County, Texas; household #2589 Castroville.8

Census:                         __ ___ 1880    Medina County, Texas; household #290 Precinct 1.9

Death:                            26 Oct 1890    Medina County, Texas.2

Burial:                            27 Oct 1890    St Louis Catholic Cemetery, Castroville, Medina County.2

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Mother:

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Spouse:          Marie Anne TSCHANE

Birth:                     circa __ ___ 1815    Thann, Haut Rhin, Alsace, France.2

Death:                           16 Nov 1896    Medina County, Texas.2

Burial:                           17 Nov 1896    St Louis Catholic Cemetery, Castroville, Medina County.2

Father:

Mother:

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Three Known Children

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M           Jacques SCHERRER

Birth:                               25 Jul 1841    Thann, Haut Rhin, Alsace, France.10

Immigratn:                     __ Jan 1845    (w); Jacques SCHERRER and Marie Anne TSCHANE; Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas; departing Antwerp 19 Dec 1844 on the "Norwegian."4

Census:                         __ ___ 1850    (w); Jacques SCHERRER and Marie Anne TSCHANE; Medina County, Texas; household #6 Castroville.5

Census:                         __ ___ 1860    (w); Jacques SCHERRER and Marie Anne TSCHANE; Bexar County, Texas; household #2589 Castroville.8

Son:                              16 Sep 1872    Phillip Anton SCHERRER; Castroville, Medina County, Texas.11

Marriage:                      28 Nov 1872    Rose Margaret LUTZ (1 Nov 1847-3 Dec 1933), daughter of Urbain LUTZ and Marie Agathe MUELLER; St Louis Catholic Church, Castroville, Medina County.2

Daughter:                        6 Jan 1875    Rosa SCHERRER; 2

Death:                             26 Jul 1882    Medina County, Texas.10

Burial:                            __ ___ ____    St Louis Catholic Cemetery, Castroville, Medina County.10

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F            Frances SCHERRER

Birth:                               3 Aug 1846    Franciso, Medina County, Texas; date on gravestone incorrect.12

Census:                         __ ___ 1850    (w); Jacques SCHERRER and Marie Anne TSCHANE; Medina County, Texas; household #6 Castroville.5

Census:                         __ ___ 1860    (w); Jacques SCHERRER and Marie Anne TSCHANE; Bexar County, Texas; household #2589 Castroville.8

Marriage:                       30 Apr 1863    Andre Francois BENDELE (11 Feb 1834-28 Feb 1904), son of Jean Jacques BENDELE Sr and Catherine BURGER; St Louis Catholic Church, Castroville, Medina County.2

Daughter:                      16 Mar 1869    Sybilla Catherine BENDELE; Medina County, Texas.2

Daughter:                      26 Feb 1873    Frances BENDELE; Medina County, Texas.2

Daughter:                      16 Mar 1882    Ida Maria BENDELE; 13

Death:                            23 Jan 1893    Medina County, Texas.2

Burial:                            24 Jan 1893    St Louis Catholic Cemetery, Castroville, Medina County.2

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F            Alhanas SCHERRER

Birth:                               2 May 1847    Medina County, Texas.2

Census:                         __ ___ 1860    (w); Jacques SCHERRER and Marie Anne TSCHANE; Bexar County, Texas; household #2589 Castroville.8

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Endnotes 

1. Lyons, Louis Phillipe, Jean Key and Heinrich, Ship Passenger Lists, 1843 departures, Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Austin, Travis County, Texas. 

2. LDS Microfilm, compiler, St Louis Catholic Church, Castroville, Medina County, Texas (n.p.: GEDCOM by an unknown person). Hereinafter cited as St Louis Church Gedcom

3. Clifford Neal Smith, compiler, Emigrants from France (Haut-Rhin Department) to America, Part 1: 1837-1844 (McNeal, Arizona: Westland Publications, 1986). Hereinafter cited as Emigrants from France

4. Ocean, Jeanette Marie, Norwegian and Probus, Ship Passenger Lists, departing 1844, Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Austin, Travis County, Texas. 

5. Family Quest, 1850 Census of Medina and Other Counties in Texas., CD-ROM (n.p.: Family Quest), Medina County. Hereinafter cited as 1850 Census

6. Ted Gittinger, Connie Rihn, Roberta Haby and Charlene Snavely, compiler, St Louis Church, Castroville, Texas (San Antonio, Texas: Graphic Arts, 1973). Hereinafter cited as St Louis Church

7. Texas General Land Office Land Grant Search, online http://wwwdb.glo.state.tx.us/central/LandGrants/LandGrantsWorklist.cfm. Hereinafter cited as TX GLO. 

8. Heritage Quest, 1860 Census of Bexar County, Texas., CD-ROM (Sierra OnLine: Generations Archives), Bexar County. Hereinafter cited as 1860 Census - Bexar

9. Family Quest, 1880 Census of Medina and Other Counties in Texas., CD-ROM (n.p.: Family Quest), Medina County. Hereinafter cited as 1880 Census

10. LDS microfilm, compiler, St Louis Catholic Cemetery, Castroville, Medina County, Texas (n.p.: GEDCOM by an unknown person). Hereinafter cited as St Louis Cem

11. Family Search - Labs, online http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/#p=0. Hereinafter cited as Family Search - Labs. 

12. Castro Colonies Heritage Association, compiler, The History of Medina County, Texas (Castroville, Texas: Castro Colonies Heritage Association). Hereinafter cited as Hist Medina Co

13. Dennis Dooley, "George Henry Haass & Anna Maria Schwartz," e-mail message from dennisadooley@gmail.com to Margaret Simpson, 26 Mar 2008. Hereinafter cited as "G H Haass."

TXGenWeb, Medina County - Jacques Scherrer updated on 11/06/13

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