Wearing Leonard Schrock

Brief Life History of Wearing Leonard

When Wearing Leonard Schrock was born on 27 March 1914, in Rockwood, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Preston Schrock, was 35 and his mother, Mary Belle Lenhart, was 35. He married Mary Loretta Burkett on 5 August 1932, in Sipesville, Lincoln Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 2001. He died on 11 December 1987, in Somerset Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Rockwood IOOF Cemetery, Rockwood, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Wearing Leonard Schrock
Mary Loretta Burkett
Marriage: 5 August 1932
William Irvin Schrock
Virginia M Schrock
Vivian Margretta Schrock

Sources (23)

  • Wearing Schrock, "United States Census, 1950"
  • W. Leonard Schrock, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Wearing Leonard Schrock, "Pennsylvania, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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Name Meaning

German: variant of Schrag and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this, especially of the name of Swiss German origin. It is most common in IN and OH.

German (Schröck): variant of Schreck .

German (Schröck): habitational name from any of the places called Schröck near Marburg (Hesse) and in Bavaria.

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

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