obit: Agnes Soulek Nowotny
100 years ago (1900) Translator: Betty Pfeuffer Triesch:
Agnes Soulek Nowotny, mother of our sheriff, Peter Nowotny, died after a short illness. She was born in Bohemia. In 1837, she married Wenzel Nowotny. They had 10 children. Four of the children died in Germany. She with her husband and 4 children came to Texas in 1854. The burial will take place from Peter's home. Agnes will be laid to rest in the Catholic cemetery.
Herald-Zeitung, Friday, June 2, 2000
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis