Indiana McCaslins

Andrew Koebel SchwartzAge: 83 years19021985

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Andrew Koebel Schwartz
Birth July 21, 1902 26 19
Birth of a brotherJonathan Schwartz
July 22, 1908 (Age 6 years)
Census 1910 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Egbert Schwartz
February 22, 1915 (Age 12 years)
Census 1920 (Age 17 years)
Death of a fatherDavid Schwartz
February 3, 1926 (Age 23 years)
Note: David is missing from the 1930 US Federal Census for Houston, Harris, Texas, in which his wife Laura is listed as a widow.
Census 1930 (Age 27 years)
Death November 26, 1985 (Age 83 years)
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Jonathan Schwartz
Birth: July 22, 1908 32 25Louisiana
Death: August 9, 1994El Paso, El Paso, Texas
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George Egbert Schwartz
Birth: February 22, 1915 38 32Louisiana
Death: November 17, 1997El Paso, El Paso, Texas
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In the 1910 US Federal Census for Mechanicham, Jefferson, Louisiana, 34-year-old Massachusetts-born chemist David and his 27-year-old Missouri-born wife Laura [Koebel] Schwartz have been married 8 years and have three Louisiana-born children, 7-year-old Andrew, 4-year-old Charles, and 1-year 9-month old Jonathan. Andrew has attended school in the past year. The family is living in a rented house on Second Street. David's parents were both born in Germany, while Laura's father was born in Louisiana and her mother in Germany.

On 26 Jun 1922, 20-year-old Andrew Koebel Schwartz, student, applied for a passport to study abroad for two years in England, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, spain, Holland, Czechoslavakia, Austria, Belgium and Norway. He stated that his father's name was David Schwartz, born in Boston, Massachusetts, now residing in Savannah, Georgia. A note is attached to the passport page that states that Andrew's mother, Mrs Laura A Schwartz (Mrs David Schwartz), wishes her son to study abroad. The address on this note is 210 E Gaston, Savannah, Georgia.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Savanah, Chatham, Georgia, 43-year-old Massachusetts-born refinery chemist David and his 37-year-old Missouri-born wife Laura [Koebel] Schwartz have in their household their four Louisiana-born sons, 17-year-old Andrew, 14-year-old Charles, 11-year-old Jonathan, and 4-year 11-month old George. All four boys are attending school. Everyone in the family can read and write except the youngest son, George. Everyone speaks English. The family is living in a rented house at 210 Gastni[?] Street East. David's parents are now recorded as being born in Massachusetts, and Laura's as being born in Louisiana.

On 27 Feb 1925, 23-year-old Andrew Koebel Schwartz, engineer, applied for a passport to visit Germany, France and Italy, leaving from the port of New York on 28 Feb 1925. He stated that his father's name was David Schwartz, born in Boston, Massachusetts, now residing in Houston, Texas.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Houston, Harris, Texas, 47-year-old Missouri-born widow Laura K [maiden name unknown] Schwartz has in her household three of her Louisiana-born four sons, 27-year-old Andrew K, 21-year-old Jonathan, and 15-year-old G Egbert. The family is living in a house worth $17,000 that Laura owns free of mortgage at 308 Avondale[?] and they have a radio. Andrew is the only member of the family that is listed with an occupation. He is a chemical engineer for an oil company and worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Laura's parents are now both listed as having been born in Louisiana.

When 34-year-old Andrew Koebel Schwartz applies for his Social Security number on 28 Nov 1936, he states that he was born 21 Jul 102 in Gretna, Louisiana, that he is living at 308 Avendale Street, Houston, Harris, Texas. He is employed by South Texas Cotton Oil Co, PO Box 337, Houston, Harris, Texas. His father's name is David Schwartz and his mother's Laura A Koebel. Address of last residence was Houston, Harris, Texas 77005.