Roy John Schmidt

21 May 1899–14 August 1944 (Age 45)
North Easthope,Perth,Ontario

The Life of Roy John

When Roy John Schmidt was born on 21 May 1899, his father, George B. Schmidt, was 37 and his mother, Mary Knechtel, was 32. He married Alice Faulhafer on 6 June 1923, in Stratford, Perth, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Ontario, Canada in 1899 and Perth, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 14 August 1944, at the age of 45.

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Roy John Schmidt
Alice Faulhafer
Marriage: 6 June 1923
Ralph George Schmidt
Robert Conrad Schmidt

Spouse and Children

6 June 1923
Stratford, Perth, Ontario, Canada


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World Events (3)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 7

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 35

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 44

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German smit, German Schmied ‘blacksmith’. The German surname is found in many other parts of Europe, from Slovenia to Sweden.

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

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  • Roy John Schmidt, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Roy John Schmidt, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Roy John Schmidt, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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