Emma Mathilde Kern

Born April 20, 1906 in Shulenburg, Fayette Co., Tx 7
Died October 9, 1978 in Victoria, Victoria Co., Tx 7
Buried: Elgin Cemetery, Elgin, Bastrop Co., Tx 7

b/c - Born Emma Mathilde Kern in Shulenburg, Fayette Co., Tx on April 20, 1906, address: R.# 1 (Swiss Alp.), both parents are German, father: Emil Kern, mother: Adele Kemlate Heise, reported by: Mrs. C.C. Rudé
1910 US Census - age 4, living in precinct 7, Fayette Co., Tx with mother Adella Kern (30, Germany, widowed) and siblings Martha (5), Katie (3) and Emil (1y8m)
1920 US Census - age 13, living in Fayette Co., Tx with mother Adela Kern (39) and siblings Martha (14), Katy (12) and Emil (11)
1930 US Census - age 24, living in precinct 4, Bastrop Co., Tx with husband Fred (23), children Margorie (6) and Fred (0) and mother Adell Kerm (50, Germany)
1940 US Census - age 34, living in Elgin, Bastrop Co., Tx in rented house ($5/mo) with husband Fred (34) and children Margarie (16) and Fred Jr (10), Highest grade level of school completed: , lived in same house in 1935, husband is a farmer
d/c - died at Retama South Nursing Center, Victoria, Victoria County, Texas on October 9, 1978, 1:20pm, length of stay: 2 1/2 months, age: 72, home address: 501 North Avenue E, Elgin, Bastrop County, Texas, widowed, occupation: housewife in own home, birthplace: Texas, father: Emil Kern, mother: unavailable, not in armed forces, social security: yes, informant: Fred Creppon Jr., cause of death: likely a massive myocardial infarction (sudden) due to arteriosclerotic heart disease (few years), notes in margin: died in her sleep - Dr. Mooney used to talk of this patient but he is in vacation so I visited the lady a week before she died - M B, no autopsy, attended from October 4, 1978 to October 9, 1978 by Michael Bouslnetto, M.D., 2806 N. Navarro, Victoria, Texas, removed to Elgin Cemetery via Newby Funeral Home, Jimmie W. Cottle, funeral director


Fred F. Creppon on May 8, 1923 in Fayette Co., Tx 7

Children of Fred and Emma Creppon:

Siblings of Emma Kern:

Martha Kern, Katie Kern, Emil Kern

    fathers father patgreatgrandmother
  Emil Kern fathers mother greatgrandmother
Emma M. Kern      
  Adele Keimlate Heise mothers father matgreatgrandfather
    mothers mother greatgrandfather