Richard Paul Eberhardt

1878–1934 (Age 56)
Plymouth, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Richard Paul

When Richard Paul Eberhardt was born on 8 May 1878, in Plymouth, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Heinrich Christoph Eberhardt, was 44 and his mother, Theresa Weiden, was 33. He married Martha Kallies on 19 September 1907, in Marathon, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States. He died on 12 October 1934, at the age of 56.

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Richard Paul Eberhardt
Martha Kallies
Marriage: 19 September 1907

Spouse and Children

19 September 1907
Marathon, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Christoph Eberhardt





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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 5

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 18

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: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements eber ‘wild boar’ (Old High German, Old Saxon ebur) + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Richard P Eberhardt in household of Henry J Eberhardt, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Richard Eberhard in household of Henry Eberhard, "United States Census, 1880"

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