Erna Weinstrom

8 December 1908–28 May 1996 (Age 87)
Texas, United States

The Life of Erna

When Erna Weinstrom was born on 8 December 1908, in Texas, United States, her father, Frederick Weinstrom JR, was 33 and her mother, Ida Remmler, was 27. She married George G Preiss on 15 June 1929, in Comal, Texas, United States. She lived in Comal, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 1, Comal, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 28 May 1996, in Comal, Comal, Texas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in New Braunfels, Guadalupe, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

George G Preiss
Erna Weinstrom
Marriage: 15 June 1929

Spouse and Children

15 June 1929
Comal, Texas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Weinstrom JR


    Ida Remmler




    Leon Peter Weinstrom



World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 6

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Age 23

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Wennström): ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element ( see Wenberg ) + ström ‘current’, ‘stream’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Erna Preiss in household of George Preiss, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Erna Preiss in household of George Preiss, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Erna Wienstrom in household of Fritz Wienstrom, "United States Census, 1910"

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