Carl Frederick Fischer

30 October 1889–29 April 1948 (Age 58)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Carl Frederick

When Carl Frederick Fischer was born on 30 October 1889, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Fredrick Ernest Fischer, was 33 and his mother, Antonie Marie Schuldt, was 25. He married Leah Kriegar on 30 October 1912, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Benton Charter Township, Berrien, Michigan, United States in 1910. He died on 29 April 1948, in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States.

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Carl Frederick Fischer
Leah Kriegar
Marriage: 30 October 1912
Carl Frederick Fischer
Lorella Fischer

Spouse and Children

30 October 1912
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Fredrick Ernest Fischer


    Antonie Marie Schuldt





    Margaret Fischer


    Frank Fisher


    Annie Mary Fischer


    Frank Lewis Fischer


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 3

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

Age 16

The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.

Name Meaning

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fisherman, from Fisch + the agent suffix -er. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carl Fischer in household of Frederick E Fischer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carl F Fischer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carl Fischer, "United States Census, 1940"

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