Johanna Mary Schmel

Brief Life History of Johanna Mary

When Johanna Mary Schmel was born on 27 January 1890, in St. John, St. John Township, Lake, Indiana, United States, her father, Nicholas Schmal, was 34 and her mother, Mary Schmal, was 34. She married Joseph Frederick Scheurich on 30 September 1913. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Marion Township, Jasper, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Remington, Carpenter Township, Jasper, Indiana, United States in 1950. She died on 12 June 1956, in Rensselaer, Marion Township, Jasper, Indiana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Collegeville, Marion Township, Jasper, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Frederick Scheurich
1884–1947
Johanna Mary Schmel
1890–1956
Marriage: 30 September 1913
Mary Sophia Scheurich
1914–2002
Jack Donald Scheurich
1918–1988
Martha Jeanette Scheurich
1920–2005
Elizabeth Ann Scheurich
1930–2001

Sources (23)

  • Johanna Scheurick, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Johana M. Schmall, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"
  • Johanna Mary Schmal Scheurich, "Find A Grave Index"

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1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Gottfried.

German: variant of Schmeer .

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

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