Robert Edward Scher Sr

26 June 1923–13 May 1986 (Age 62)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Edward

When Robert Edward Scher Sr was born on 26 June 1923, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, John Joseph Scher, was 47 and his mother, Grace Irene Bacon, was 43. He married Elizabeth Ann Regan on 24 May 1947, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. He died on 13 May 1986, at the age of 62, and was buried in Florissant, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Robert Edward Scher Sr
Elizabeth Ann Regan
Marriage: 24 May 1947

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks
Age 8
The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
Age 18
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

(1997: 1346;2007: 2068; 2010: 3222)Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Meyer, Anshel, Isadore, Emanuel, Hyman, Aron, Ezriel, Herschel, Isidor, Mayer, Menachem.German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German schere, Middle Low German schēre, Yiddish sher ‘scissors, shears’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of scissors or shears, or for a barber, cloth cutter or possibly a sheep shearer.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert E Scher in household of John J Scher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert Edward Scher, "Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Robert Scher in household of John J Scher, "United States Census, 1940"

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