Ida Scherrer

Female23 June 1877–23 July 1929

Brief Life History of Ida

When Ida Scherrer was born on 23 June 1877, in Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada, her father, August Johann Henrich Scherrer, was 36 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.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Ida? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

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

Sources (9)

  • Ida S Frisk in household of Peder Frisk, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eta Sherer, "Ontario, Births and Baptisms, 1779-1899"
  • Ida Scherrer, "North Dakota, County Marriages, 1882-1925"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1898Cass, North Dakota, United States
  • Children (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +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.


    Age 13

    Historical Boundaries: 1890: Ransom, North Dakota, United States

    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 of Scherer .

    Swiss German: occupational name for a barber, especially the health related part of that profession.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.