Caroline Schneider

23 October 1861–30 November 1939 (Age 78)
Germany

The Life Summary of Caroline

Caroline Schneider was born on 23 October 1861, in Germany as the daughter of Henry Schneider and Marguerite Wood. She married Antoine W. Wheeler in 1887. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States for about 5 years and Hopkinton, Washington, Rhode Island, United States for about 5 years. She died on 30 November 1939, in Wyoming, Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Wyoming, Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Antoine W. Wheeler
1863–1930
Caroline Schneider
1861–1939
Marriage: 1887
Herbert Wheeler
1889–
Agnes Pearl Wheeler
1890–1971
Dorothy Elma Wheeler
1892–1968
Zoe Valeria Wheeler
1893–1964
William Antoine Wheeler
1895–1934
Carrie Marie Wheeler
1898–1966
Charles Henry Wheeler
1900–1965

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World Events (8)

1863
Age 2
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864
Age 3
War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 21
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tailor, literally ‘cutter’, from Middle High German snīder, German Schneider, Yiddish shnayder. The same term was sometimes used to denote a woodcutter. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.

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

Possible Related Names

Sartor
Sartorius
Schneiderhan
Schneiderman
Schneiders
Schneidman
Schnettler
Schnider
Schnieder
Schnier
Schnyder
Shnayder
Snader
Sneider
Snider
Snyder
Taylor

Sources (14)

  • Carrie S Wheeler, "Rhode Island State Census, 1925"
  • Carrie Wheeler in household of Agnes P Wheeler, "Rhode Island, State Census, 1905"
  • Caroline Wheeler in household of Antoine Wheeler, "United States Census, 1920"

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