Harry Shartzer

21 December 1914–13 September 1994 (Age 79)
Grayson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Harry

When Harry Shartzer was born on 21 December 1914, in Grayson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Robert Filmore Shartzer, was 36 and his mother, Mary Alda Litsey, was 35. He lived in Short Creek, Grayson, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. He died on 13 September 1994, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Shartzer
Elsie Edna Phelps

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Filmore Shartzer





    Lucile Shartzer


    Eulene Shartzer


    Robert R Shartzer


    Charles Everett Shartzer



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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 12

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

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

Americanized spelling of Schertzer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry Shartzer in household of Aldia Shartzer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry Shartzer in household of Robert F Shartzer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harry Shartzer, "Kentucky, Vital Record Indexes, 1911-1999"

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