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Charlotte was born 1844 to parents Margarethe Diehl Baecker and Johann Adam Baecker in Camberg, Nassau, Hessen, Germany. She immigrated with family on ship Bohemia. Conditions were hard on the two month voyage, food may have been bad.
Charlotte did not survive the voyage and passed away. She was buried at Sea.
A New Land Beckoned: German Immigration to Texas, 1844-1847; courtesy Ancestry.com
"Die Auswanderung as dem Kreis, Limburg- Weilburg in den Kreis, Bastrop County, Texas" (the Emigration from Limburg-Weilburg Co. to Bastrop Co., Texas" by Manfred Kunz: translated by Carol Marlo of St Louis, MO exerpt published in the St Louis Genealogical Quarterly I Vol XXXIV No.2 1991; I & 2 Vol XXIV Genealogical and Historical Society of Caldwell County; Luling, Texas, Plum Creek Almanac, Vol 10