Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday - Eberle

Charles Eberle
Born in
Rosehime France
July 28, 1837
Aug. 3, 1867
Catherine Eberle
1843 - 1910
Buried in Pythian Ridge Cemetery, Sturgis, Union County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 11 July 2011. Note the symbols at the top of the tombstone indicating he was a member of the Masonic and Odd Fellows Lodges.
The 1860 Union County census shows Charles Eberle living in the household of F.G. and Frances Strube in Caseyville. All were born in France.  By 1870, Charles was deceased and his widow, Kate, age 37 and born Germany, was living in a separate household with her children Charles, 18; Willie H., 17; Josey, 16; Molly, 14 and Kate Eberley [sic], 13. A marriage record for Charles and Catherine Eberle was not located.

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