Richard C Schaefer

5 February 1898–27 July 1982 (Age 84)
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Richard C

When Richard C Schaefer was born on 5 February 1898, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, his father, Jacob Karl Friedrich Schaefer, was 31 and his mother, Wilhelmina "Minnie" Jahn, was 30. He married Annis Gourley Sharp after 1940. He died on 27 July 1982, in Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio, United States, at the age of 84.

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Richard C Schaefer
Annis Gourley Sharp
Marriage: after 1940

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  • Marriage
    after 1940
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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 2
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome
    Age 2
    A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
    Age 22
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Erwin, Ernst, Hans, Gerhard, Helmut, Dieter, Wolfgang, Hermann, Horst, Manfred.German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) (Schäfer): occupational name for a shepherd, from an agent derivative of German Schaf, Middle High German schāf ‘sheep’. It is also found in Hungary and Czechia. Compare Schafer and Schaffer 2.

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Richard C. Schaefer, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Richard K Schafer in household of Charles T Schafer, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Richard C Schaefer, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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