Walter Albert Schuler

1 January 1912–25 April 1994 (Age 82)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Walter Albert

When Walter Albert Schuler was born on 1 January 1912, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Frank Carl Schuler Sr, was 27 and his mother, Martha Maria Louise Berndt, was 24. He married Viola Sophie Adelina Rateike on 1 February 1934, in Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Wheeling, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Arlington Heights, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 25 April 1994, in Streator, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Arlington Heights, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Walter Albert Schuler
Viola Sophie Adelina Rateike
Marriage: 1 February 1934
Walter Arthur Schuler Jr

Spouse and Children

1 February 1934
Cook, Illinois, United States


    Walter Arthur Schuler Jr


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 0

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 7

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

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 South German (also Schüler): occupational name for a scholar or a student training to be a priest, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schuol(e) ‘school’.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a Talmudic scholar or the sexton of a synagogue, from an agent derivative of Yiddish shul ‘synagogue’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter Schuler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter Schuler in household of Frank Schuster, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Walter Schuler in household of Frank Schuler, "United States Census, 1930"

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