Name: Charles (Charlie) HORST
Given Name: Charles (Charlie)
Birth: 1847 in Texas
Event: Four Mulatto Children: Walter, Robert, Ed and Mary Horst
Number of Children Exact Number Not Known
Occupation: Butcher: Worked as a butcher in Austin and El Paso, Texas
Event: Born in Texas; both parents from Germany.
Note: Mr. Charles Horst, born 1847 in Austin, Travis County, Texas, was the son of Mr. Louis Horst, from Hesse, Darmstandt, Germany and Mrs. Margaretha (Mary) Horst, from Bayern, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Mr. Charles Horst was the brother of Mr. August Horst, Mrs. Louisa Horst Robinson, Mrs. Mathilda Horst Christian, Mrs. Adaline Horst Martinez, Mrs. Mary Horst Cavanaugh and Mrs. Emma Horst Fellman. Frances Jane Ridge Densmore, a former slave, had four mulatto children by Mr. Charles (Charlie)Horst: Ernest Edward (Ed) Horst, Mary Horst, Robert Horst and Walter Horst. On the 1880 US Census Records, Mr. Charles Horst's marital status is single and his occupation is listed as a butcher. In 1880, Mr. Charles (Charlie) Horst was living in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas.
Father: Louis HORST b: 15 Oct 1807 in Hesse, Darmstadt, Germany
Mother: Margretha (Mary) HORST b: 23 Nov 1811 in Bayern, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Frances Jane Ridge DENSMORE b: 12 Sep 1843 in Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri
- Ernest Edward (Ed) Sr HORST b: 06 Jan 1867 in Austin, Travis County, Texas