Aurelia Romana Greenwood

Brief Life History of Aurelia Romana

When Aurelia Romana Greenwood was born on 3 July 1887, in Vienna, Austria, her father, Mathias Grünwald, was 38 and her mother, Barbara Josefa Bayer, was 32. She married Franz Schober on 10 July 1905, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1910 and Winthrop, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States for about 20 years. She died on 29 April 1956, in Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Wellesley, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franz Schober
1880–1965
Aurelia Romana Greenwood
1887–1956
Marriage: 10 July 1905
Aurelia Frances Schober
1906–1994
Dorothea Elizabeth Schober
1911–1981
Frank Richard Schober
1919–2009

Sources (21)

  • Amelia B Schober in household of Frank Schober, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Aurelia Grünwald, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Aurelia Gruenwald Schober, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1890 · Woman's Suffrage

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from Greenwood Lee in Heptonstall (Yorkshire), from Middle English grene ‘green’ + wode ‘wood’.

Americanized form (translation into English) of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Grünholz, an ornamental compound of German grün ‘green’ + Holz ‘wood’, and probably also of the same German surname.

Americanized form (translation into English) of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Grünwald (see Grunwald ), and of French Boisvert .

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

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