Descendants of Josef or Frank BETLACH



First Generation



1. Josef or Frank BETLACH died in 1912 in Cermna and was buried in 1912 in Cermna. Another name for Josef was Frank.

General Notes: There was possibly a son, Joseph
First name was possibly Frank instead of Joseph (Josef)

Josef married Sedonie MAREK, daughter of Frantisek MAREK and Unknown. Sedonie was born on July 10, 1847, died on March 4, 1922 in Cermna at age 74, and was buried in March 1922 in Cermna.

The child from this marriage was:

   2 F    i. Sedonia BETLACH was born on August 7, 1871 in Czechoslovakia, died on February 18, 1964 in Sealy(AUSTIN)TX at age 92, and was buried on February 20, 1964 in Sealy(AUSTIN)TX.

Second Generation (Children)


2. Sedonia BETLACH was born on August 7, 1871 in Czechoslovakia, died on February 18, 1964 in Sealy(AUSTIN)TX at age 92, and was buried on February 20, 1964 in Sealy(AUSTIN)TX.

Noted events in her life were:

She was buried in Sealy Catholic Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Natural Death (old age).

Death Certificate: Copy from Diane Tofte Kropp,Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness.

Sedonia married Joseph F. ZAPALAC, son of Antone ZAPALAC and Unknown, on June 8, 1911 in Bellville(AUSTIN)TX. Joseph was born on January 14, 1881 in Texas, died on January 21, 1949 in Sealy(AUSTIN)TX at age 68, and was buried on January 22, 1949 in Sealy(AUSTIN)TX. Another name for Joseph was Frank.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Copy from Diane Tofte Kropp,Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness.

Cause of Death: Abscess of Lung, general debility.

He was buried in Sealy Catholic Cemetery.

The child from this marriage was:

   3 F    i. Angeline ZAPALAC was born on May 26, 1912 in SanFelipe(AUSTIN)TX, died on October 9, 1989 in Houston(HARRIS)TX at age 77, and was buried in October 1989.

Third Generation (Grandchildren)


3. Angeline ZAPALAC was born on May 26, 1912 in SanFelipe(AUSTIN)TX, died on October 9, 1989 in Houston(HARRIS)TX at age 77, and was buried in October 1989.

Noted events in her life were:

Birth Certificate: Copy from Steve Alvarez, Austin County.

She was buried in Sealy Catholic Cemetery.

Angeline married Lee David ZACHAS, son of Charles ZACHAS and Annie DORENBROCK. The marriage ended in divorce on September 19, 1977. Lee was born on May 6, 1911, died on June 10, 1988 in Houston(HARRIS)TX at age 77, and was buried in June 1988.

Noted events in his life were:

He was buried in Sealy Catholic Cemetery.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Laverne Ladelle ZACHAS

Laverne married Walter S. SHERMAN.

   4 F    ii. Geraldine Leona ZACHAS

Fourth Generation (Great-Grandchildren)


4. Geraldine Leona ZACHAS

Geraldine married James P. BANSE.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Christopher Patrick BANSE

   M    ii. Michael David BANSE