Henry Kenneth Schecter

23 January 1903–14 May 1994 (Age 91)
Georgetown, Vermilion, Illinois, United States

The Life of Henry Kenneth

When Henry Kenneth Schecter was born on 23 January 1903, his father, Henry Luke Schecter, was 39 and his mother, Martha Jane ( Jennie) Dye, was 41. He married Mildred Fletcher on 16 June 1925. He lived in Georgetown, Vermilion, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 May 1994, at the age of 91, and was buried in Georgetown, Vermilion, Illinois, United States.

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Henry Kenneth Schecter
Mildred Fletcher
Marriage: 16 June 1925

Spouse and Children

16 June 1925

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Luke Schecter


    Martha Jane ( Jennie) Dye




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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 7

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Jewish Schechter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry K Shecter in household of Henry L Shecter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Kenneth H Schecter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry K Schecter in household of Henry L Schecter, "United States Census, 1910"

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