Reverend John Theodore Roschke

11 March 1880–8 September 1963 (Age 83)
Freistatt, Lawrence, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of John Theodore

When Reverend John Theodore Roschke was born on 11 March 1880, in Freistatt, Lawrence, Missouri, United States, his father, Johannes Edward Roschke, was 25 and his mother, Bertha Charlotte Jungkuntz, was 21. He married Hedwig E. DEMETRIO on 9 June 1909, in Emma, Lafayette, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Middleton Township, Lafayette, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Williams Township, Benton, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 8 September 1963, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 83.

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Reverend John Theodore Roschke
Marriage: 9 June 1909
Carl Roschke
Edgar Martin Roschke

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 1
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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 2
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.
1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 22
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Rasch 2.

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

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Sources (8)

  • John T Roschke, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John P Roschke, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John T Roschke, "United States Census, 1940"

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