John William August Witt1

M, #2485, b. 1 September 1865, d. 24 April 1956
     John William August Witt was born on 1 September 1865 at Gorlosen, Mecklenburg-Vorpommem, Germany.1 He was the son of John August Witt.1 John William August Witt also went by the name of August. He emigrated in 1887 from Germany. He married Dora Einfeldt on 7 February 1891 at Washington County, Texas.2 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Dora Witt, on 30 May 1902 at Industry, Austin County, Texas. He married Emma Louise Wehring, daughter of Henry Wehring and Wilhelmina Homburg, on 4 June 1903 at Industry, Austin County, Texas. He was a Methodist Minister all of his life.1 He died from pneumonia at 2:50 pm on 24 April 1956 at Moellendorf Rest Home, 511 Cora Street, Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Texas, at age 90 years, 7 months and 23 days.1,3 He was buried on 26 April 1956 at Greenwood Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Texas.1,3

Children of John William August Witt and Dora Einfeldt

Children of John William August Witt and Emma Louise Wehring

Citations

  1. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982 about Reverend John William August Witt
    Name:     Reverend John William August Witt
    Birth Date:     1 Sep 1865
    Birth Place:     Germany
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Residence:     Fredericksburg, Gillespie, Texas
    Father:     August Witt
    Age at Death:     90
    Death Date:     24 Apr 1956
    Death Place:     Fredericksburg, Gillespie, Texas, USA.
  2. [S1421] Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015, online http://search.ancestry.com, Name:     J. W. Aug. Witt
    Gender:     Male
    Marriage Date:     7 Feb 1891
    Marriage Place:     Washington, Texas, USA
    Recording Date:     6 Feb 1891
    Recording Place:     Washington, Texas, USA
    Spouse:     Dora Einfeldt
    Document Number:     16515.
  3. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 60927144 - John W A Witt.
  4. [S28] Texas Deaths 1964-1998, online www.ancestry.com.
  5. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, NAME:     William Frederick Witt
    BIRTH DATE:     14 Jul 1895
    BIRTH PLACE:     Texas
    GENDER:     Male
    RACE:     White
    RESIDENCE:     Gonzales, Gonzales, Texas
    FATHER:     J W A Witt
    MOTHER:     Dora Einfeldt
    AGE AT DEATH:     62
    DEATH DATE:     13 Mar 1958
    DEATH PLACE:     Fort Sam Houston, Bexar, Texas, USA.
  6. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, NAME:     Herman Arman Witt
    BIRTH DATE:     29 Dec 1897
    BIRTH PLACE:     McQueeney, Texas
    GENDER:     Male
    RACE:     Caucasian (White)
    RESIDENCE:     Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas
    FATHER:     J W A Witt
    MOTHER:     Dora Enefeldt
    AGE AT DEATH:     79
    DEATH DATE:     8 Feb 1977
    DEATH PLACE:     Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, USA.