Katrine "Katie" Scheuermann

10 October 1882–12 December 1957 (Age 75)
Yagodnaya Polyana, Saratov Oblast, Russia, Soviet Union

The Life of Katrine "Katie"

Katrine "Katie" Scheuermann was born on 10 October 1882, in Yagodnaya Polyana, Saratov Oblast, Russia, Soviet Union as the daughter of Philipp Scheuerman. She married Alexander Hergert Sr. on 27 December 1901, in Yagodnaya Polyana, Saratov Oblast, Russia, Soviet Union. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 12 December 1957, in Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Hergert Sr.
Katrine "Katie" Scheuermann
Marriage: 27 December 1901
Catherine Hergert
Alexander Hergert Jr.
Marie Hergert
John Hergert
Lena E. "Lee" Hergert
Melvin Henry Hergert
Helen Rosa Hergert
Lawrence Eduard "Larry" Hergert

Spouse and Children

27 December 1901
Yagodnaya Polyana, Saratov Oblast, Russia, Soviet Union


    Catherine Hergert



    Marie Hergert



    Lena E. "Lee" Hergert


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Philipp Scheuerman




World Events (8)

1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 1

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.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 20

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Scheuer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kate Hergert in household of Alex Hergert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Katie Hergert in household of Alex Hergert, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Katherine Scheuerman Hergert, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"

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