Boerne in Kendall County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Homesite of Albert Paul Kutzer
A native of Kendall County, Albert Paul Kutzer (1871-1925) was the eldest son of German immigrants Reinhold and Pauline (Holzinger) Kutzer. A merchant and gin operator, he became one of Boerne's leading businessman. He also served as mayor from 1915 to 1920, school board president, and organizer of the Old Boerne Commercial Club. Through his public service, he was instrumental in Boerne's early growth. Kutzer and his wife, Lucie Henrietta (Schwethelm) (d. 1965), had their family home here from 1895 to 1923 in a house built for his parents in 1890.
Texas Sesquicentennial 1836-1986
Sponsored by First United Methodist Church
Erected 1986 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2544.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1915.
Location. 29° 47.494′ N, 98° 43.712′ W. Marker is in Boerne, Texas, in Kendall County. Marker is at the intersection of East Theissen Street and Pecan Street, on the left Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 208 East Theissen Street, Boerne TX 78006, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Staffel Family and the Staffel Store (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vogt-Schoch House and Robert E. Lee House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fabra Smokehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Boerne (approx. ¼ mile away); Kendall County (approx. ¼ mile away); Kendall County Courthouse (approx. ¼ mile away); German Music in Boerne (approx. 0.3 miles away); Joseph Dienger Building (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boerne.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 27, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 128 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 27, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.