Robert Schell

12 January 1933–17 January 2015 (Age 82)
Corson, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Robert

When Robert Schell was born on 12 January 1933, in Corson, South Dakota, United States, his father, William Schell, was 28 and his mother, Margaret Lorenz, was 21. He lived in Howe Township, Grant, North Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 17 January 2015, in Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Lemmon, Perkins, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Schell
1904–1988
Margaret Lorenz
1911–1998
Helen Schell
1931–2001
Robert Schell
1933–2015
Betty Lou Schell
1939–1989

Parents and Siblings

    William Schell

    Male1904–1988Male

    Margaret Lorenz

    Female1911–1998Female

siblings

(3)

    Helen Schell

    Female1931–2001Female

    Male1933–2015Male

    Betty Lou Schell

    Female1939–1989Female

World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 2

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 22

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for a loud or obstreperous person, from Middle High German schel ‘noisy’, ‘loud’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Schell in household of William Schell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert in entry for William Schell, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"
  • Robert in entry for Maggie Schell, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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