Lewis Antone Roscher

20 November 1869–19 January 1953 (Age 83)
Brownsville, Saline, Missouri, United States

The Life of Lewis Antone

When Lewis Antone Roscher was born on 20 November 1869, in Brownsville, Saline, Missouri, United States, his father, Anton Ludwig Röscher, was 24 and his mother, Dorothee Wilhelime Luise Schiereck, was 20. He married Sarah Ethel Burke in 1891. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Marshall Township, Saline, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Marshall, Saline, Missouri, United States in 1910. He died on 19 January 1953, in Liberty Township, Saline, Missouri, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Marshall, Saline, Missouri, United States.

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Lewis Antone Roscher
Sarah Ethel Burke
Marriage: 1891
Dora Wilhelmina Sophia Roscher
Leonard Bert Roscher
Minnie E. Roscher
Virgil Allen Roscher
Mattie Adelia Roscher
Charley Louis Roscher
Frank Theodore Roscher
Baby Boy Roscher
Frances Ruth Roscher

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    Anton Ludwig Röscher


    Dorothee Wilhelime Luise Schiereck




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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

South German:1. habitational name for someone from any of various places called Rosche, Roschau, Rascha, Rasch, or Raschau. 2. variant of Roesch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Louis A Roscher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Louis Roscher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louis A Roscher, "United States Census, 1920"

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