John Christian Schollmeyer

2 December 1872–9 March 1963 (Age 90)
Hope, Osage, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of John Christian

When John Christian Schollmeyer was born on 2 December 1872, in Hope, Osage, Missouri, United States, his father, Fritz W "Frank" Schollmeyer, was 32 and his mother, Henrietta Pauck, was 32. He married Mina Karoline "Minnie" Stock on 4 May 1904, in Hope, Osage, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Crawford Township, Osage, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Cote Sans Dessein Township, Callaway, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 March 1963, in Gasconade, Missouri, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Tebbetts, Callaway, Missouri, United States.

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John Christian Schollmeyer
Mina Karoline "Minnie" Stock
Marriage: 4 May 1904
Elvine Mary "Alvina" Schollmeyer

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 3
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act
Age 3
During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 24
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.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for a farmer, from Middle High German scholle ‘clod of earth’ + meier ‘(tenant) farmer’.

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

Sources (5)

  • John C Schollmeyer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Schollmeyer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Schollmeyer, "United States Census, 1930"

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