Charles Schmit

8 April 1917–11 April 1985 (Age 68)
Nenzel, Cherry, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Schmit was born on 8 April 1917, in Nenzel, Cherry, Nebraska, United States, his father, John Peter Schmit, was 26 and his mother, Gertrude Schaefer, was 21. He married Georgette Hollreiser on 1 April 1944. He died on 11 April 1985, at the age of 68.

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Charles Schmit
1917–1985
Georgette Hollreiser
1925–2002
Marriage: 1 April 1944

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 April 1944
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
    Age 1
    To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 2
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 18
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    Variant of German Schmidt or Dutch Smit .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Schmidt
    Smit

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    • Legacy NFS Source: Charles Schmit - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Charles Schmit

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