Frieda Schelb

2 March 1897–1979 (Age 81)
Obermünstertal, Staufen, Baden, Germany

The Life Summary of Frieda

When Frieda Schelb was born on 2 March 1897, in Obermünstertal, Staufen, Baden, Germany, her father, Benjamin Schelb, was 32 and her mother, Josephine Andres, was 24. She died in 1979, at the age of 82.

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Benjamin Schelb
Josephine Andres
Karl Schelb
Elisabeth Schelb
Frieda Schelb

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World Events (3)

Age 17
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 17
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 21
Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for a cross-eyed (or sometimes one-eyed) person, from Middle High German schelw(e) ‘one-eyed’, ‘squinting’.

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

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