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Harry Bernhardt Schievelbein
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1894
Clayton Center
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1976
Postville
Allamakee County
Iowa, USA

Father: Albert Schievelbein b. 24 Jul 1864 in United States d. 10 Mar 1916 in home near Clayton Center, Clayton, Iowa
Mother: Maria Heiden b. 1863 in Iowa d. 9 Mar 1931 in Clayton Center, Clayton, Iowa.

Extract from the 1900 Census:
Name: Harry Schievelbein
Age at last birthday: 6
Date of birth: Aug 1893 [sic]
Birthplace: Iowa
Race: white
Sex: male
Relationship to head-of-house: son
Parents: Albert and Mary Schievelbein, ages 35 and 36
Home in 1900: Read, Clayton, Iowa
Marital status: single
Able to read, write and speak English: no
Father's birthplace: Iowa
Mother's birthplace: Iowa
Father's occupation: farmer
Occupation: none
Siblings living at home: Alta (age 3) and Arnold (1)
Census place: Read, Clayton, Iowa; Roll: T623 425; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 61
Date: 6 Jun 1900

Extract from the 1910 Census:
Name: Harry Schievelbein
Age in 1910: 15
Estimated birth year: 1895
Birthplace: Iowa
Race: white
Sex: male
Relation to head of house: servant
Home in 1910: Read, Clayton, Iowa
Marital status: single
Able to speak English: yes
Able to read and write: yes
Father's birthplace: Iowa
Mother's birthplace: Iowa
Occupation: farm laborer
Industry: working out
Salary or wage worker: wages
Whether out of work on April 15, 1910: no
Number of weeks out of work in 1909:
Census place: Read, Clayton, Iowa; Roll: T624_397; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 71; Image: 1047
Date: 16 Apr 1910

Extract from World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918:
Name: Harry Bernhardt Schievelbein
City: Elkader
County: Clayton
State: Iowa
Birthplace: Read, Iowa
Birth date: 27 Aug 1894
Race: Caucasian
Roll: 1642990
Draft board: 0
Address: Elkader, Iowa
Occupation: farmer
Employer: self-employed
Where employed: Read Township
Dependents: mother
Marital status: single
Military service: none
Exemption claimed: dependent
Age: 22
Height: medium
Build: medium
Eyes: gray
Hair: light
Bald: no
Disability: none
Date: 5 Jun 1917

Extract from the 1920 Census:
Name: Harry Schievelbein
Age: 25
Estimated birth year: 1895
Birthplace: Iowa
Race: white
Sex: male
Relationship to head of house: son
Parent: Mary Schievelbein, age 56; widow
Home in 1920: Read, Clayton, Iowa
Marital status: single
Able to speak English: yes
Able to read and write: yes
Father's birthplace: Iowa
Mother's birthplace: Iowa
Mother's occupation: none
Occupation: cream hauler
Type of industry: creamery
Salary or wage worker: wages
Sibling living at home: Arno Schievelbein, age 21; occupation: farm laborer
Census place: Read, Clayton, Iowa; Roll: T625_484; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 79; Image: 471
Date: 10 Jan 1920

Extract from the 1930 Census:
Name: Harry Schievelbein
Age: 35
Estimated birth year: 1895
Birthplace: Iowa
Race: white
Sex: male
Relation to head-of-house: head
Home in 1930: Read, Clayton, Iowa
Marital status: married
Age at first marriage: 30
Education: able to speak English
Education: able to read and write
Father's birthplace: Iowa
Mother's birthplace: Iowa
Military service: no
Rent/home value: owns home; no value listed; live on farm
Owned a radio: yes
Occupation: farmer
Industry: general farm
Salary or wage worker: working on own account
Census place: Read, Clayton, Iowa; Roll: 649; Page: ; Enumeration District: 34; Image: 472.0
Date: 28 Apr 1930

Extract from the 1940 Census:
Name: Harry Schievelbein
Age: 45
Estimated birth year: 1895
Birthplace: Iowa
Race: white
Sex: male
Relation to head-of-house: head
Home in 1940: Farmersburg, Clayton, Iowa
Marital status: widower
Highest grade of school completed: 8
Living on farm: yes
Home owned or rented: owned
Value of home: $2000
Place of residence in 1935: same house
Occupation: farmer
Industry: farm
Salary or wage worker: working on own account
Number of weeks worked in 1939: 52
Amount of money wages or salary: $0
Has other income of more than $50: yes
At work during week of March 24-30: yes
Number of hours worked: 60
Census place: Farmersburg, Clayton, Iowa; Roll: T627_1149; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 22-13
Date: 30 Apr 1940

Obituary from the "Oelwein Daily Register" of Oelwein, Iowa dated 30 Sep 1976:
Postville - Harry F. Schievelbein died Tuesday night at the Community Memorial Hospital here. He was 82.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Postville, with burial Friday at 2 p.m. in the Clayton Center cemetery. Friends may call at the Schutte Funeral Home, Postville.
Surviving are his wife, Flossie; a son, Lendall of Farmersburg; a daughter, Mrs. Vernis Henkes of Luana; three grandchildren and one great grandchild.

He married (1) Lucy Marie Heuer 8 Feb 1925 in Farmersburg, Clayton, Iowa.
He married (2) Flossie Moon 15 Oct 1954 in Nashua, Chickasaw, Iowa.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Schievelbein (1864 - 1916)
  Mary Schievelbein (1863 - 1931)
 
 Spouses:
  Lucy Marie Heuer Schievelbein (1898 - 1938)
  Flossie Moon Schievelbein (1902 - 1981)
 
Inscription:

SCHIEVELBEIN
Harry B.
1894 - 1976
Lucy M.
1898 - 1938
 
Burial:
Clayton Center Cemetery
Clayton Center
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Richard Rhode
Record added: Jun 14, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112311237
Harry Bernhardt Schievelbein
Added by: Erin Pavlis
 
Harry Bernhardt Schievelbein
Added by: Erin Pavlis
 
Harry Bernhardt Schievelbein
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