Alfred F Sheer

Male12 February 1878–21 August 1898

Brief Life History of Alfred F

When Alfred F Sheer was born on 12 February 1878, in Ohio, United States, his father, Adam Scheer, was 47 and his mother, Lydia Jane Weible, was 37. He died on 21 August 1898, in Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 20, and was buried in New Philadelphia, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States.

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Adam Scheer
Lydia Jane Weible
Alfred F Sheer
Edward Waldo Emerson Sheer Sr

Sources (10)

  • Alfred F Schear in household of Adam Schear, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Male Infant Shear, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Alfred Shear, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"

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Siblings (2)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.


Age 8

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Shear .

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

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