Individuals of Waller County
Fredrick Rudolph Oeft, H. Oeft, Louise (Oeft) Schauer, Emilie/Amelia Edith Oeft, Albena/Alvena (Oeft) Bahr, Meta/Metha Levermann. Engie Marie Margrate (Graber) Oeft is the wife of Fredrick Rudolph Oeft but is not in the picture. There son H. died shortly after this picture was taken. Frederick Oeft was a blacksmith at Rose Hill. There is a grand monument to him in front of the Methodist Church in Rose Hill. Grandfather Ehlert went to Rose Hill when he came from Germany. He married Amelia Oeft and moved to Pattison so he that he could learn to speak English. The seventh of their eight children became Martha Helen Ehlert Kitzman.