Edward Schmidt

28 September 1902–5 January 1986 (Age 83)
Gackle, Logan, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Schmidt was born on 28 September 1902, in Gackle, Logan, North Dakota, United States, his father, Philipp Schmidt, was 36 and his mother, Elisabeth Goehring, was 32. He married Naomi Weisser on 8 October 1925. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Rural, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Germania Township, Stutsman, North Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 5 January 1986, in Hardin, Big Horn, Montana, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hardin, Big Horn, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Schmidt
1902–1986
Naomi Weisser
1909–1972
Marriage: 8 October 1925
Myrtle Juanita Schmidt
1926–
Marvel Leah Schmidt
1928–2003
Morris Lee Schmidt
1929–2005
James J Schmidt
1931–2006
Roy Garry Schmidt
1933–
Virgil G Schmidt
1939–2012
Eldred Dale Schmidt
1941–1987

Spouse and Children

    Male1902–1986Male

    Naomi Weisser

    Female1909–1972Female

MARRIAGE
8 October 1925
children

(7)

    Myrtle Juanita Schmidt

    Female1926–Female

    Marvel Leah Schmidt

    Female1928–2003Female

    Morris Lee Schmidt

    Male1929–2005Male

    Male1931–2006Male

    Roy Garry Schmidt

    Male1933–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Gustav Schmidt

    Male1891–1904Male

    Anna Schmidt

    Female1891–1898Female

    Male1892–1976Male

    Female1894–1979Female

    Emil Schmidt

    Male1895–1937Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1907

Age 5

Historic Boundaries - 1907: Yellowstone, Montana, United States; 1913: Big Horn, Montana, United States
1927

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German smit, German Schmied ‘blacksmith’. The German surname is found in many other parts of Europe, from Slovenia to Sweden.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ed Schmidt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward Schmidt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward Schmidt in household of Philip Schmidt, "United States Census, 1920"

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