Schnerre,  Theodore Henry

Schnerre, Theodore Henry

Male 1862 - 1938  (76 years)

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  • Name Schnerre, Theodore Henry  [1, 2, 3
    Born 03 Oct 1862  Hanover, Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Nov 1938  Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    • From The Galena Weekly Gazette, 30 December 1937

      T H Schnerre Dies At His Home in Rawlins After Short Illness

      T H Schnerre, a very well and favorably known resident of Jo Daviess county, passed away at his home in Rawlins township Thursday morning at two o'clock. Death followed a very short illness.

      Mr Schnerre was born in hanover, Germany, on October 3, 1862, and came to this country when 18 years of age. he lived in Galena first and then moved to Vinegar Hill. He later moved to Rawlins where he resided until his death.

      He was united in marriage on April 25, 1887, to Miss Elizabeth Longemer, the marriage being performed at St. Mary's Church in Galena with Fr. Baley officiating. Mrs. Schnerre passed away on Sept. 8, 1918.

      Mr Schneere was a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Galena and of the Holy Name Society of that chuch. He was well known in Galena and throughout the county by his ever pleasant disposition.

      He leaves to mourn his passing, the following children: Mrs. George Korte, East Galena; Mrs. Albert Oldenberg, Rawlins, and Otto, at home; one sister, Mrs Forst, Hanover, Germany; eighteen grandchildren and one great grandchild; besides several nieces and nephews.

      The funeral was held Saturday at 8.30 a.m. from the Furlong Chapel Home and at 9 o'clock from St. Mary's Catholic Church, Rev. J. K. Nilles officiating.

      The following acted as casket-bearers: Louis Nack, Christian Schweitzer, John Hasken, Anton Berning, Cyril Bussan and Grover Homrich.

      Interment was made in St. Mary's cemetery.
    Buried 26 Nov 1938  Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7
    • St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery
    Person ID I546  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 

    Father Schnerre, Johann Bernhard 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Moeller, Maria Elisabeth,   b. 1867, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F8772  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Longameir, Mary Elizabeth,   b. 02 Nov 1865, Dollinghausen, Niedersachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Sep 1918, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1887  Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    • St Mary's Church
    Children 
     1. Schnerre, Mary E,   b. 15 Jul 1888, Rawlins Twp., Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1969, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  []
     2. Schnerre, Helena A,   b. 19 Nov 1890, Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jul 1982, Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  []
     3. Schnerre, Otto Bernard,   b. 24 Aug 1894,   d. 10 Jan 1972, Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  []
     4. Schnerre, Joseph Rawlins,   b. 1904, Rawlins Twp., Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924  (Age 20 years)  []
     5. Schnerre, Marilda,   b. 1903,   d. 1903  (Age 0 years)  []
     6. Schnerre, Infant,   b. 1903,   d. 1903  (Age 0 years)  []
     7. Schnerre, Infant,   b. 1905,   d. 1905  (Age 0 years)  []
    Photos
    Theodore H Schneve - 1900 United States Federal Census
    Theodore H Schneve - 1900 United States Federal Census
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 21:29:03 
    Family ID F329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Apr 1887 - Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Nov 1938 - Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Nov 1938 - Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Schnerre, Heinrich, germany, 1927
    Schnerre, Heinrich, germany, 1927
    Theodor Henry Schnerre
    Theodor Henry Schnerre
    Theodore H Schneve - 1900 United States Federal Census
    Theodore H Schneve - 1900 United States Federal Census

    Documents
    Henry T Schnerre - 1910 United States Federal Census
    Henry T Schnerre - 1910 United States Federal Census
    Theodore Henry Schnerre - U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project)
    Theodore Henry Schnerre - U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project)

  • Notes 
    • The Illinois Death and Stillbirths Index lists Theodore's Parents at Henry and Adaline Miller, both born in Hanover Germany. Could these be relatives or gardians?

  • Sources 
    1. [S581] U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project), Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online.
      Record for Theodore Henry Schnerre

    2. [S446] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Rawlins, Jo Daviess, Illinois; Roll: 310; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1240310.
      Record for Lizzy M Schneve

    3. [S651] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for T. H. Schmeere

    4. [S74] Census, 1900.

    5. [S389] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online. Rawlins, Jo Daviess, Illinois, ED , roll T624_294, part , page .
      Record for Henry T Schnerre

    6. [S599] Tombstone, St. Marys Catholic Cemetary, Galena, IL - Schnerre.
      Schnerre, Theodore H., 1862-1938 [“Theo” H[enry], d Nov 24 at Rawlins Twp.];
      Maria Elisabeth, wife, 1865-1918
      Infant children, 1903, 1905
      Joseph R., 1904-1924
      Marilda, 1903-1903

    7. [S749] Obituary - Theodore Schnerre.