Colonists in the first wagon train to Fredericksburg in 1846

On 23 Apr 1846 the first wagon train of about 120 men, women and children left New Braunfels to settle Fredericksburg.

Event Date: 8 May 1846

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Name (Maiden) Born Event Age DiedDeath AgeCemetery
Althaus, Anna Marie Elisabeth (Behrns) 20 Mar 1823 23 2 Nov 1910 87 St. Paul Lutheran at Cave Creek
Anderegg, Margareta Christine (Fritze) 1 Aug 1841 4 30 Nov 1924 83 Anderegg Cemetery
Arhelger, August 1 Aug 1843 2 12 Apr 1908 64 Gooch Cemetery (Mason TX)
Arhelger, Elizabeth (Mueller) 9 Oct 1794 51 13 Feb 1861 66 Der Stadt Friedhof
Arhelger, Heinrich 17 Mar 1833 13 14 Feb 1863 29 Der Stadt Friedhof
Arhelger, Jacob 31 Mar 1817 29 10 Dec 1894 77 Der Stadt Friedhof
Arhelger, Johann Jakob "Jakob" 16 Mar 1796 50 30 Jul 1857 61 Der Stadt Friedhof
Arhelger, Wilhelm "William", Sr. 6 Apr 1838 8 20 Dec 1918 80 Der Stadt Friedhof
Behrens, Heinrich aft 1896 Unknown
Behrens, John aft 1896 Unknown
Bene, Ludwig abt 1813 33 Unknown
Bonn, Karoline Sophie (Lochte) 4 Apr 1839 7 16 Feb 1913 73 Der Stadt Friedhof
Durst, Katharine (Strackbein) 4 Mar 1834 12 12 Jul 1912 78 Der Stadt Friedhof
Eckhardt, Heinrich Anton "Henry", Sr. 13 Jun 1821 24 1 Apr 1900 78 Der Stadt Friedhof
Fritze, Daniel Bernhard 19 Apr 1834 12 abt 1850 16 Unknown
Fritze, Georg Johann 15 May 1805 40 bef 1850 45 Unknown
Fritze, Johann Heinrich 18 Oct 1839 6 Unknown
Fritze, Katharina Philippine 15 Aug 1804 41 bef 1850 46 Unknown
Fritze, Ludwig Friedrich 30 Dec 1819 26 Unknown
Fritze, Wilhelm Daniel 31 Jul 1843 2 2 Jul 1928 84 Trinity United Methodist Church Cemetery
Heimann, Helene "Ellen" (Klein) 1839 7 9 Aug 1894 55 St. Mary's Garden Cemetery
Heinemann, Catharina (Brodmann) 1793 53 18 May 1872 79 St. Mary's Pioneer Cemetery
Heinemann, Maria abt 1842 4 abt 1850 8 Missing Grave Project
Heinemann, Martin 2 Feb 1837 9 10 Jun 1897 60 St. Mary's Garden Cemetery
Heinemann, Valentin 1797 49 9 Mar 1873 76 St. Mary's Pioneer Cemetery
Jung, Gertrude (Klein) 1916 Jung
Klein, Adam Unknown
Klein, Adam John 10 Sep 1832 13 5 Jan 1922 89 Tivydale
Klein, Anna Marie (Spritzhorn) 1804 42 11 Jan 1892 88 John Klein Cemetery
Klein, Gertrude abt 1842 4 Missing Grave Project
Klein, John 10 Sep 1832 13 Missing Grave Project
Klein, John 1804 42 1869 65 John Klein Cemetery
Klein, John A. Unknown
Kuhlmann, Anna Margaretha (Sauer) 24 Mar 1821 25 5 Dec 1904 83 Der Stadt Friedhof
Kuhlmann, Johan Peter "Peter" 14 Aug 1824 21 28 Nov 1914 90 Der Stadt Friedhof
Leyendecker, Maria Anna (Klein) 8 Feb 1837 9 26 Dec 1896 59 St. Mary's Garden Cemetery
Lochte, Dorothea Catherine (Moellering) 19 Aug 1809 36 21 May 1866 56 Der Stadt Friedhof
Lochte, Friedrich 17 Oct 1809 36 18 Jul 1867 57 Der Stadt Friedhof
Lochte, Friedrich "Fritz", Sr. 14 Aug 1836 9 9 Mar 1917 80 Meusebach Creek Cemetery
Lochte, Heinrich abt 1843 3 aft 1896 53 Missing Grave Project
Martin, Elizabeth (Arhelger) 1 Dec 1827 18 24 Dec 1908 81 Der Stadt Friedhof
Mohr, Elisabetha (Klaerner) abt 1794 52 Unknown
Mohr, Johann abt 1826 20 Unknown
Mohr, Martin abt 1788 58 Unknown
Neffendorf, Jacob 5 Sep 1822 23 10 May 1910 87 Der Stadt Friedhof
Novian, Cathrina (Heinemann) 12 Dec 1833 12 26 Nov 1912 78 South Grape Creek Catholic Cemetery (aka Luckenbach Cemetery)
Reichenau, Katharina "Catherine" (Arhelger) 11 May 1830 15 13 Feb 1877 46 Reichenau Family Cemetery
Rode, Caroline Louise (Fritze) 5 Nov 1837 8 29 Jan 1879 41 Der Stadt Friedhof
Schmidt, Johann abt 1824 22 Unknown
Schnautz, Wilhelm Johannes abt 1823 23 aft 1896 73 Unknown
Schneider, Johannette Katharine "Katharine" (Mohr) 14 Oct 1833 12 2 Nov 1914 81 Georg Schneider Family Cemetery
Schwarz, Elisabetha (Behrens) abt 1840 6 aft 1896 56 Unknown
Steubing, Elisabeth Katharina (Strackbein) 27 Nov 1831 14 aft 1896 65 Missing Grave Project
Strackbein, Christian John Henry, Sr. 16 Dec 1842 3 31 Mar 1927 84 Der Stadt Friedhof
Strackbein, Elisabeth Anna (Eckhardt) 25 Dec 1809 36 bef 1847 38 Missing Grave Project
Strackbein, Heinrich 28 Sep 1807 38 29 Feb 1868 60 Der Stadt Friedhof
Strackbein, John Heinrich "Henry" 22 Nov 1839 6 4 Nov 1910 70 Der Stadt Friedhof
Strackbein, John Henry 22 Nov 1839 6 4 Nov 1911 71 Der Stadt Friedhof
Thiele, Johann Heinrich "Henry" 26 Nov 1812 33 Missing Grave Project
Wehmeyer, Conrad 16 Feb 1816 30 21 Oct 1898 82 Der Stadt Friedhof
Wiedenfeld, Theodor 2 May 1828 18 Apr 1904 75 Comfort Cemetery
Number of entries in list is 61