Pearl E Schreffler

July 1871–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Pearl E

Pearl E Schreffler was born in July 1871, in Pennsylvania, United States as the daughter of Henry Schmidt and Malissa Schreffler. She married Thomas C. Brown on 11 January 1894, in South Fork, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Dale, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900.

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Thomas C. Brown
Pearl E Schreffler
Marriage: 11 January 1894

Spouse and Children

11 January 1894
South Fork, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Schmidt


    Malissa Schreffler




World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 6

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 31

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a split crag, Middle High German schreffe.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Pearl Brown in household of Thomas C Brown, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Pearl E. Schreffler, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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