Charles Windberg, Sr.
my mother's father's father
Christian Heinrich Carl Windberg
Born 1 Jan 1866 - Magdeburg, Germany
Died 15 Jun 1956 - El Paso, Texas
Germany • Texas
Josephine Le Roy
on 8 Nov 1895 in El Paso, Texas.
Three children reached adulthood:
• 1896 Anne Francis
• 1898 Emma Lee
• 1900 Charles
Known as "Pop" to his grandchildren, he built a house for Joanne's duck with a sign naming it "Hotel de Duck." He sailed from Germany to Galveston, Texas, at the age of 14 years after his father had remarried.