Thomas Schneider

23 July 1919–10 January 1996 (Age 76)

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Schneider was born on 23 July 1919, in Romania, his father, Thomas Schneider, was 28 and his mother, Rosina Schneider, was 21. He died on 10 January 1996, in Bederkesa, Lehe, Hanover, Prussia, Germany, at the age of 76.

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Thomas Schneider
Rosina Schneider
Thomas Schneider
Thomas Schneider
Friedrich Schneider
Maria Schneider
Maria Schneider

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World Events (8)


Age 14

Adolf Hitler appointed chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg.

Age 19

Germany raise treaties in Munich and Vienna in which Southern Slovakia and Northern Transylvania were returned to Hungary.

Age 21

Romania cedes territory to Hungary and U.S.S.R. after signing of German-Soviet pact. General Ion Antonescu forces King Carol to abdicate in favour of son Michael, but assumes power himself.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tailor, literally ‘cutter’, from Middle High German snīder, German Schneider, Yiddish shnayder. The same term was sometimes used to denote a woodcutter. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.

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

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