Paul Kenneth Neer

27 May 1907–15 October 2010 (Age 103)
Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States

The Life of Paul Kenneth

When Paul Kenneth Neer was born on 27 May 1907, in Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States, his father, Marshall Harmon Neer, was 31 and his mother, Florence May Edmister, was 24. He married Doris Ann Schmitt on 16 August 1940, in Franklin, Ohio, United States. He lived in Bellville, Richland, Ohio, United States in 1960. He died on 15 October 2010, in Golden, Jefferson, Colorado, United States, at the age of 103.

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Family Time Line

Paul Kenneth Neer
Doris Ann Schmitt
Marriage: 16 August 1940

Spouse and Children

16 August 1940
Franklin, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Marshall Harmon Neer


    Florence May Edmister




World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

Age 2

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 28

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

1 Dutch (also van Neer): habitational name from a place called Neer in the Netherlands.2 German: variant of Neher .3 Jewish: (Ashkenazic): variant of Neier .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paul K Neer in household of Florence M Neer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Paul Kenneth Neer, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Paul Kenneth Neer, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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