Lydia Schmidt

1887–1962 (Age 74)
Marion, Turner, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Schmidt was born on 1 July 1887, in Marion, Turner, South Dakota, United States, her father, Jacob H. Schmidt, was 31 and her mother, Maria Senner, was 32. She married Charles Henry Schroeder on 4 January 1907, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Kimberly, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States in 1930 and Kimberly Election Precinct, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 20 January 1962, in Twin Falls, Idaho, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Schroeder
Lydia Schmidt
Marriage: 4 January 1907
Zerma Anna Schroeder
Edward Herman Schroeder
Glen Norman Schroeder

Spouse and Children

4 January 1907
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States



    Edward Herman Schroeder


    Glen Norman Schroeder


Parents and Siblings

    Jacob H. Schmidt





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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 18

Twin Falls was incorporated as a city 12 April 1905.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 20

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German smit, German Schmied ‘blacksmith’. The German surname is found in many other parts of Europe, from Slovenia to Sweden.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Schroeder in household of Charles Schroeder, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lydia Schroeder in household of Charles H Schroeder, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lidia Schmidt in household of Jacob Schmidt, "United States Census, 1900"

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