Ida Scherrer

23 June 1877–23 July 1929 (Age 52)
Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Ida

When Ida Scherrer was born on 23 June 1877, in Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada, her father, August Johann Henrich Scherrer, was 37 and her mother, Sophia Schoof, was 34. She married Peter Frisk on 1 January 1898, in Cass, North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in West End Township, Richland, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and Freeman Township, Richland, North Dakota, United States in 1920. She died on 23 July 1929, in McLeod, Ransom, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Peter Frisk
Ida Scherrer
Marriage: 1 January 1898
Anna Frisk
John Frisk
Hugo Emil Frisk
infant frisk
Hazel Frisk
Alice Frisk
Edna Frisk

Spouse and Children

1 January 1898
Cass, North Dakota, United States





    infant frisk


    Hazel Frisk


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    August Johann Henrich Scherrer


    Sophia Schoof




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 6

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Scherer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ida S Frisk in household of Peder Frisk, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida Frisk in household of Peter Frisk, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ida Frisk in household of Piter Frisk, "United States Census, 1900"

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