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George H Schroder
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Birth: Feb. 13, 1849
Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Death: Jul. 4, 1931
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA

George Schroder, 82, Osceola county homesteader, died Saturday in Long Beach, Calif. It was planned to hold the funeral rites Tuesday afternoon. Mr. Schroder was born in Hanover, Germany, Feb. 13, 1849. After homesteading land in East Holman township five miles north of Melvin, he bought other land in that neighborhood and lived there for many years. For a number of years he lived in Sibley in the house later sold to C. P. Reyonlds. Several years ago Mr. and Mrs. Schroder moved to California, where they have lived since. He was a prominent member of the Baptist church here and also of the Knights of Pythias Lodge. He was married to Cynthia L. Taylor here Dec 27, 1974. The Rev. Benjamin A. Dean performed the ceremony. He emigrated from Germany in 1868, first going to Sauk county, Wisconsin. He received his naturalization papers in Estherville in 1879. Mr. Schroder is survived by his wife; two sons, Arthur and Roy, both of Seattle, Wash., and two daughter, Mrs. Frank Weigand of Long Beach, Calif., and Mrs. Bernice Drown of Crete, Neb. The first Mrs. Frank Weigand, another daughter, died several years ago, and another son died in his youth while still on the home farm near Melvin. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Cynthia Louise Taylor Schroder (1854 - 1931)
 
 Children:
  Melvin C Schroder (____ - 1892)*
  Nela O Schroder Wiegand (1877 - 1905)*
  Arthur Lorane Schroder (1878 - 1958)*
  Burnice F. Schroder Drown (1893 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Brother: Henry Chrostof Schroder Find A Grave Memorial# 53023007
 
Burial:
Angeles Abbey Memorial Park
Compton
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: Erlene Best (Bremmer)
Record added: May 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110667274
George H Schroder
Added by: Erlene Best (Bremmer)
 
George H Schroder
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 Added: May. 18, 2013
 
 
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