Jacob V Schriner

7 July 1871–22 February 1954 (Age 82)
Coles, Illinois, United States

The Life of Jacob V

When Jacob V Schriner was born on 7 July 1871, in Coles, Illinois, United States, his father, Gottlieb Shriner, was 39 and his mother, Nancy E Myers, was 32. He married Ora E Brown on 27 October 1892. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 22 February 1954, in Ashmore, Coles, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Jacob V Schriner
Ora E Brown
Marriage: 27 October 1892
Dimple Bessie Schriner
Charles F Schriner

Spouse and Children

27 October 1892
Charleston, Coles, Illinois


Parents and Siblings

    Gottlieb Shriner


    Nancy E Myers




    William Schriner


    Margaret C Schreiner


    Robert L. Schriner




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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 6

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1893 · The World's Columbian Exposition

Age 22

Also known as the Chicago World's Fair, The Exposition was held to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World. The centerpiece of the Fair was a large water pool that represented Columbus's voyage across the Atlantic to the Americas. The Fair had a profound effect on new architecture designs, sanitation advancement, and the arts. The Fairgrounds were given the nickname the White City due to its lavish paint and materials used to constuct it. Over 27 million people attended the fair during its six-month of operation. Among many of the invetions exhibited there was the first Ferris wheel built to rival the Eiffel Tower in France.

Name Meaning

Variant of German Schreiner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jacob V Schriner in household of Gottlieb Schriner, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jacob V Schriner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jacob V Schriner in household of Charles Brown, "United States Census, 1900"

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