John Swader

1871–14 August 1953 (Age 82)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of John

John Swader was born in 1871, in Wisconsin, United States as the son of Frank Shweder and Barbara Stolzman. He married Barbara Forst on 30 June 1892. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died on 14 August 1953, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

John Swader
1871–1953
Barbara Forst
1872–1928
Marriage: 30 June 1892
Annie Swader
1893–
John Swader
1897–
Barbara Helen Swader
1899–1983
Mary Agnes Swader
1900–1989
Martin Swader
1905–
Joe Swader
1907–
Charles M. Swader
1913–2001

Spouse and Children

    Male1871–1953Male

    Barbara Forst

    Female1872–1928Female

MARRIAGE
30 June 1892
children

(7)

    Annie Swader

    Female1893–Female

    John Swader

    Male1897–Male

    Barbara Helen Swader

    Female1899–1983Female

    Female1900–1989Female

    Martin Swader

    Male1905–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Frank Shweder

    MaleMale

    Barbara Stolzman

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

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.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 12

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

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

Possibly an altered spelling of German Schwader, a variant of Schwaderer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Swader, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Swader, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Swader, "United States Census, 1910"

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