36099Re: Svrcek Index-more Struhal
- Oct 9, 2007Mrs. Struhal was the very first person buried in Calvary Cemetery.
--- In TexasCzechs@yahoogroups.com, "janapivec" <jesenwei@...> wrote:
> > Struhal, Anna: 94
> Pg. 94 (Granger entry): "On the 13th of December  Mrs. Anna
> Struhal died, she was buried in the Calvary Cemetery some 1 ½ miles
> west of Granger. The land was at this time donated by John Tobolka."
> > Struhal, Frances: 95
> Pg. 95 (Granger entry): "august 17, 1915 a hurricane badly damaged the
> church. All furnishings were moved into the hall and the church was
> torn down entirely and from the material a Sisters residence was
> built. In the spring of 1916 work began on a new church 118x45 with a
> steeple 100 feet high. The cost was $32,000 and was paid for in full
> that same year. Val Bartosh donated $2,170; Ludwig Cervenka 1,185;
> John Najzer $1,485; Vaclav Nemec $1,140; Mrs. Frances Struhal $1,105;
> Mr. & Mrs Joseph Kokavec $1,500."
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