Ensuring the Brodbeck Legacy Lives On
The Jacob and Christine Brodbeck Foundation has been formed to ensure the maintenance, upkeep and improvements of the Brodbeck Family Cemetery in Luckenbach, Texas and to educate the public about the achievements
of Jacob Brodbeck.
The Brodbeck Family Cemetery is designated as a Historic Texas Cemetery. Jacob Brodbeck is designated as a Texas Historic Person.
This foundation has a 501(c)(13) designation from the IRS.
Within this cemetery, these family members rest eternal:
Jacob Brodbeck (1821-1910)
Maria Christine Sophie (Behrens) Brodbeck (1844-1926)
Johann George Brodbeck (1826-1897)
Pauline Anna Brodbeck (1869-1870)
Albert Brodbeck (c.1871Stillborn)
Agnes Louise Brodbeck (1899-1899),
child of Henry & Anna (Sauer) Brodbeck
On September 19, 2022, the mayor of Fredericksburg proclaimed September 20, 2022 to be "JACOB BRODBECK DAY". A ceremony and fly over was held at the Gillespie County Airport. Videos and pictures can be seen on the Jacob & Christine Brodbeck Foundation Facebook page.
Fredericksburg 175th Anniversary PARADE
Saturday, MAY 7, 2022
Members of the Brodbeck Family participated in this parade with Todd Brodbeck driving his decorated 1902 Oldsmobile along the parade route as family members walked along and passed out toy airplanes with information about Jacob's flight. It was a fun day!
Plans are underway for the
89th Annual Reunion of the Brodbeck Family
to be held in 2023.
BBQ WITH ALL THE TRIMMINGS IS BEING SUGGESTED
Date: TBD 2023
11:00am - Meal @ Noon
Please bring a dessert!
Auction items are welcome.
Come early and stay late!
All relatives are invited to attend!
Please notify anyone that might not be on our list