Marie Henrietta Margarethe Scheffer

26 February 1893–9 January 1980 (Age 86)
Hamburg, Germany

The Life of Marie Henrietta Margarethe

When Marie Henrietta Margarethe Scheffer was born on 26 February 1893, in Hamburg, Germany, her father, Friedrich Carl Ludwig Adolf Scheffer, was 40 and her mother, Marie Anna Engelcke, was 29. She died on 9 January 1980, at the age of 86.

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Friedrich Carl Ludwig Adolf Scheffer
Marie Anna Engelcke
Edvard Herman Rudolph Scheffer
Julie Emma Anna Elisabeth Scheffer
Ludwig Wilhelm Georg Reinhard Scheffer
Marie Henrietta Margarethe Scheffer

Parents and Siblings

    Friedrich Carl Ludwig Adolf Scheffer


    Marie Anna Engelcke




World Events (8)


Age 21

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 21

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Age 25

Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Schäffer( see Schaffer 1).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schaefer .

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

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