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 George E Schaefer

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George E Schaefer

  • Birth Sep 1875 Germany
  • Death 11 Apr 1928 St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
  • Plot 35 0 3623P
  • Memorial ID 81104679

Born in Germany and immigrated to the United States ~1891-1893. According to family history, he was born in the Harz Mountain district and crossed the ocean as a stow-away. By the same history, he served in the Boer War and the Spanish American War. Although neither claim is substantiated today, he is buried in the Spanish-American War section of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

Settled in St. Louis, Missouri before 1900. Married Elizabeth Weber ca. 1904, when she was 15 y.o. and had been living in Ford City, Pennsylvania with her family.

Father of Charles Schaefer, Josephine Schaefer Wood and Minna Schaefer Gude.


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  • Maintained by: cmm945
  • Originally Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin
  • Added: 27 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 81104679
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George E Schaefer (Sep 1875–11 Apr 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81104679, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by cmm945 (contributor 47878396) .