Albert Henry Schnake

Brief Life History of Albert Henry

When Albert Henry Schnake was born on 15 October 1898, in Arenzville, Cass, Illinois, United States, his father, Henry W. Schnake, was 38 and his mother, Anna Pelker, was 29. He married Helen Elizabeth Hart on 18 April 1953, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. He lived in El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States in 1935 and Villa Park, DuPage, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 18 November 1966, in Stearns, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 68.

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Albert Henry Schnake
Helen Elizabeth Hart
Marriage: 18 April 1953

Sources (7)

  • Albert Snoke in household of Henry Snoke, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert Henry Schnake, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Albert H. Schnake, "Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002"

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.


Historical Boundaries: 1908: DuPage, Illinois, United States

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

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Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a small or annoying person, from Middle High German snāke ‘midge, gnat’.

North German: nickname for a sly, stealthy, or malicious person, from Middle Low German snake ‘snake’.

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

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