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S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 Census estimate, the city had a population of 10,530 Fredericksburg was founded in 1846 and named after Prince Frederick of Prussia. Old-time German residents often referred to Fredericksburg as Fritztown, a nickname that is still used in some businesses. The town is also notable as the home of Texas German, a dialect spoken by the first generations of German settlers who initially refused to learn English. Fredericksburg shares many cultural characteristics with New Braunfels, which had been established by Prince Carl of Solms-Braunfels the previous year. Fredericksburg is the birthplace of Fleet Admiral Chester Nimitz. It is the sister city of Montabaur, Germany. On October 14, 1970, the Fredericksburg Historic District was added to the National Register of Historic Places in Texas. The Vereins Kirche, the Pioneer Museum Complex, Pioneer Memorial Library, and other architecture. On January 3, 1913, the San Antonio, Fredericksburg and Northern Railway was chartered to connect Fredericksburg with the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway near Waring. A 920-foot (280 m) long railroad trestle...

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Fredericksburg Obituaries

It was disclosed on December 24th, 2014 that Einar D Horne perished in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Horne was 80 years old and was born in Chippewa Falls, WI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Einar D's life.

It was noted on August 31st, 2014 that Kathleen Dickey (Weinheimer) died in Elkridge, Maryland.  Ms. Dickey was 83 years old and was born in Fredericksburg, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Kathleen's life.

It was revealed on August 26th, 2014 that LaVerne Eva "Vernie" Harrison-Hoyt (Manker) passed on in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Ms. Harrison-Hoyt was 98 years old and was born in Jewell Co, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor LaVerne Eva "Vernie"'s life.

It was disclosed on January 29th, 2014 that Thelma Grace Clausen (Gibson) passed away in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Ms. Clausen was 92 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thelma Grace's life.

It was noted on October 25th, 2013 that Larry Gene Boomgaarden died in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Boomgaarden was 71 years old and was born in Adrian, MN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Larry Gene's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on May 29th, 2013 that Roy Harry Klein passed on in California.  Klein was 75 years old and was born in Fredericksburg, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Roy Harry's life.

It was reported by Austin American Statesman on May 11th, 2013 that Joshua Wade Harper passed away in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Harper was 20 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joshua Wade's life.

It was written on March 1st, 2013 that Fern "Iva" Heidebrecht (Keesling) passed away in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Ms. Heidebrecht was 81 years old and was born in Sylvia, KS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Fern "Iva"'s life.

It was disclosed on February 28th, 2013 that Ira Fern Heidebrecht (Keesling) perished in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Ms. Heidebrecht was 81 years old and was born in SYlvia, KS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ira Fern's life.

It was revealed by Austin American Statesman on February 2nd, 2013 that Daniel Ewart MD "Dan" Ramsey died in Fredericksburg, Texas.  Ramsey was 55 years old and was born in Concordia, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Daniel Ewart MD "Dan"'s life.

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Louise Marcella (Johnson) Golba
and Kay (Jerry) Worchel of San Antonio, Texas; two stepchildren ... Larry Golba of Omaha, Neb., Heidi Golba of Fredericksburg, Va., and Micah Golba of Fruitport; her eleven beautiful great-grandchildren, Sabrina, Olivia, Ariana, Ella, Isaak, Jacob, Alek ...
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Death notices, 11/06
Graveside service is at 11 a.m. Monday in Texas State Veterans Cemetery ... Fife Funeral Home chapel with burial in Junction City Cemetery. Survivors include his brother, Dennis Wood of Clarksville, Tenn. FREDERICKSBURG - Edwin "Bigun" Von Ruff, 80, died ...
http://www.gosanangelo.com/news/2010/nov/05/death-notices-1106/

James Leonard Mills
Sandra Burch of Fredericksburg, Texas, Wesley Mills and Stephanie Gray ... at 10 a.m. Monday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory with burial following in Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and after 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral ...
http://www.messenger-inquirer.com/articles/2010/11/07/obituaries/17941153.txt

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Gillespie County, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
... Texas. The Gillespie County Courthouse in Fredericksburg. Location in the state of Texas. Texas's location ... Bird Johnson, are laid to rest at the family cemetery on the ranch. ...
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Gillespie County References
2. Records of Der Friedhof Cemetery, Established 1846, Fredericksburg ... Stories and biographies of families of Fredericksburg TX and Gillespie co. TX. ...
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