Gottlieb Langner, Marie Neuman, Elisabeth Waedekin: Germany/Texas: family history/genealogy
GOTTLIEB LANGNER was born in Kauern, Prussia (Kurznie, Poland), and died in Uvalde County, Texas. He married (1) MARIE NEUMANN born in Mallmitz, Silesia, and died in Brenham, Texas. He married (2) ELISABETH CAROLINE BETTY ERNESTINE WAEDEKIN in Washington County, Texas, daughter of KARL ADOLF FRIEDRICH BERNHARD WAEDEKIN. ELISABETH was born in Wismar, Germany, and died in Knippa, Texas.... Caroline Benten Mueller Weinberger b. 1851 Germany came to Chicago 1853. Her parents were Fredrick W. Spoerer and Agnes Caroline Weinberger. Photos and obit.

Kauern, Prussia to Brenham, Texas

Descendants of Gottlieb Langner and Susanne Meckosch (sp?)

Generation No. 1
1. REV. GOTTLIEB LANGNER (GOTTLIEB1) was born 10 Jan 1864 in Kauern, Prussia (Kurznie, Poland), and died 31 Jul 1944 in Uvalde County, Texas.

Note: TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY. Texas Lutheran University, in Seguin, traces its origin to 1891, when the First Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Texas founded the Evangelical Lutheran College of Brenham, Texas. The Reverend Gottlieb Langner served as its first president.

He married (1) MARIE NEUMANN Abt. 1892. She was born 05 Oct 1863 in Mallmitz, Silesia, and died 24 Jan 1897 in Brenham, Texas.

He married (2) ELISABETH CAROLINE BETTY ERNESTINE WAEDEKIN 01 Feb 1898 in Washington County, Texas, daughter of KARL ADOLF FRIEDRICH BERNHARD WAEDEKIN and HELEN STICHERT. ELISABETH was born 23 Nov 1868 in Wismar, Germany, and died 28 Jul 1928 in Knippa, Texas.
Langner, Gottlieb to Waedekin, Elisabeth V13, pg 72, Jan. 29, 1898 /7761. Gottlieb (b.1864) was married at 34. He was 4 years older than Elisabeth. She was 30.

i. SOPHIE3 LANGNER, b. 02 Jan 1895; d. 14 March 1989, Knippa, Texas. (Sophie was a Registered Nurse and a Deaconess in the Lutheran Church. A stern lady but very nice. Along lifes travels, some you meet leave impressions. I met her in 1987. SRC)

ii. PAUL G. W. LANGNER, b. 1896.

iii. KARL3 LANGNER, b. 20 Mar 1899, Brenham, Texas; d. 21 Mar 1899.

iv. GOTTLIEB CARL AUGUSTUS "CHARLES" LANGNER, JR., b. 28 Dec 1900; d. 12 Jan 1947 in Nueces County, Texas (I found death cert with full name. SRC);
m. MARIE DALLMEYER, 30 May 1937; b. 16 Jan 1905, Burton, Texas; d. 14 May 2004, New Braunfels, Texas.

Marie Dallmeyer Langner was born in Burton, Texas, Jan. 16, 1905, and died in New Braunfels May 14, 2004 at the age of 99. Marie was one of five children of William and Mary Dallmeyer Burton.

v. FREDERICK WILLIAM LANGNER, b. 24 Oct 1902; d. 12 Jan 1985, Knippa, Texas;
m. (1) AGNES CAROLINE ELIZABETH SPOERER, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois; b. 07 Mar 1908; d. Aug 1978, Knippa, Texas. Her parents: Fredrick W Spoerer and Agnes Caroline Weinberger;

m. (2) EVELYN RHODES, 09 Oct 1977 in Uvalde County, Texas; b. Abt. 1906.

vi. ELIZABETH ANNA MARIE LANGNER, b. 20 Dec 1904, Brenham, Texas; d. 11 Aug 1992, Washington County, Oregon;
m. REMUS CHARLES REIN; b. 20 Oct 1905; d. 30 Jan 1988, Seattle, Washington.

vii. ELFRIEDA HELEN LANGNER, b. 04 Dec 1906; d. 1988, Seguin, Texas;
m. ARTHUR GEORGE WIEDERAENDERS, 1927; b. 21 Jul 1902, Round Top, Texas; d. 05 Mar 2002, Seguin, Texas.

viii. MARY LOUISE LANGNER, b. 29 Oct 1908; d. 14 Jul 1990, Austin, Texas;
m. WILSON HILL, 1935, Knippa, Texas.

ix. WALTER OSCAR LANGNER, b. 07 Aug 1911; d. Abt. 1975;
m. NORMA ANITA KNIPPA, 1934, Knippa, Texas

x. HILDEGARD ANNA LANGNER, b. 1914; d. 1914

Rev. Gottlieb Langner

"Caroline Benten Mueller (b1851)
married Carl (Chas) Weinberger"

"Charles Weinberger
b.1835 Germany.
He was the 8th Charles."

John Herbert Langner
Obit: John Herbert Langner, 88, of Uvalde, TX. Died January 29, 2013/born May 18, 1924 in Knippa, TX to Daniel and Bertha Langner. Langner served in the United States Army in the Philippines during WWII as a corporal in the 38th Division on Luzon, 149th Infantry. He was a rifleman in the Avengers of Baton and was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds received in action against the enemy on Luzon. He was awarded the Combat-Infantry badge, the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the Philippine Liberation Campaign medal with a battle star. After the war, Langner met the love of his life and married Pauline Hulett on October 28, 1948. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, one son, nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and six sisters. Burial: Knippa Cemetery.

"L to R: Willaim Hill (s/o Mary),
Walter, Jr., Wayne Anderson (h/o Carla),
Bill Langner, Walter, Fred."

"Back: Bill, Marie, Bill Hill, Mary, Art, C. G.'s mother, Elfrieda, Sophie, Fred, Agnes, C. G.. Middle: Diddy, Helen, Carla, Grace, Bertha, Lisa. Bottom: Betty L., Caryol. Kinppa July 1957"

"Back: Art, Elfrieda, Sophie, Fred, Agnes, Cam, Bill Jamison. Front: Helen, Carla, Betty L., Caryol Lee, Tina L., Jeanette, Denise, Grace (Helen's twin). Knippa July 1959."

Descendants of C. M. Weinberger

Generation No. 1
1. C. M.1 WEINBERGER was born Abt. 1835 in Saxony, and died in Cook County, Illinois. (His name Carl Frederick or Charles? He was 15 years older than Caroline. Was he married before?)
He married CAROLINE BENTEN MUELLER. She was born Abt. 1850 in Wurtenburg, and died 07 Oct 1924 in Cook County, Illinois.

2. i. AGNES F.2 WEINBERGER, b. Feb 1876, Illinois; d. 09 Mar 1955, Cook County, Illinois.

Generation No. 2
2. AGNES F.2 WEINBERGER (C. M.1) was born Feb 1876 in Illinois, and died 09 Mar 1955 in Cook County, Illinois.
She married FREDERICK SPOERER 1899 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. He was born Oct 1866 in Illinois, and died 07 May 1941 in Cook County, Illinois.

i. AGNES CAROLINE ELIZABETH3 SPOERER, b. 07 Mar 1908, Cook County, Illinois; d. 25 Aug 1976, Knippa, Uvalde County, Texas;
m. FREDERICK WILLIAM LANGNER, 24 Dec 1935, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois; b. 24 Oct 1902, Texas; d. 12 Jan 1985, Knippa, Texas.

(Notes written on large oil portrait: "My maternal great grand father. His name also Charles born about 1835 in Germany. This painting done in Chicago from his photograph. The rest of family grandpa, grandma, mother, Uncle George, Uncle Edwin, Uncle Albert, and uncle Freddie all sat for their portraits. (none of the other portraits were saved." signed A. S. C. 1972.)

("My paternal great grand father Carl Frederick Weinberger (Chas) data from Johanan Schobert 8-18-1960. Reframed in 1958 by Thomas Prisco, Jackson Heights, NY. signed A. S. L.)

"There must have been a fire that destroyed pictures. When was the fire? Death Cert: Kenneth Henry Langner born Sept. 1939/ died Oct. 1945 Uvalde, TX from 2nd & 3rd degree burns. He was son of Henry and Bertha Meyer Langner. " SRC

No kin to me. I am still working on the Langner family including their kin: Waedkin, Weinberger, Spoerer (Spoer). I will be posting more photos. If you can add or correct this page, please contact me. Use SUBJECT: Gottlieb Langner
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