Obit: Scheer, Sophia Witt #2 (1876 - 1953)

Contact: Stan

Surames: Scheer, Semezyk, Witt

----Source: Marathon County Register (Unity, Clark County, Wis.) 01/30/1953

Scheer, Sophia (1876 - 19 Jan. 1953)

Funeral services were held at the Green Grove church on Friday for Mrs. John Scheer, who passed away last Monday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Semezyk, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Mr. and Mrs. Scheer resided in Green Grove for many years until four years ago when they moved to Unity. Last fall because of ill health they started living with their children in Spencer, Loyal and Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Mr. Scheer returned to Milwaukee with his daughter following the funeral.

1905 Federal Census, Green Grove, Clark, Wisconsin, pg. 137, family 5, line 25

Sophie Scheer, white, married female
place of birth: parent 1: Wisconsin
place of birth: parent 2: Wisconsin

Household Members
head John Scheer M 31y Wisconsin
wife Sophie Scheer F 29y Wisconsin
daughter Lorinda Scheer F 4y Wisconsin
daughter Hilda Scheer F 3y Wisconsin
daughter Elma Scheer F 6m Wisconsin

1920 Federal Census, Clark, Wisconsin

John Scheer, white, married male
father's birthplace: East Prussia
mother's birthplace: East Prussia

Household Members
self John Scheer M 45y Wisconsin
wife Sophie Scheer F 43y Wisconsin
daughter Lawrenda Scheer F 18y Wisconsin
daughter Hilda Scheer F 17y Wisconsin
daughter Elma Scheer F 15y Wisconsin
daughter Erma Scheer F 10y Wisconsin
daughter Linda Scheer F 8y Wisconsin
son Orlan Scheer M 4y6m Wisconsin
son Merlan Scheer M 5m Wisconsin

1930 Federal Census, Green Grove, Clark, Wisconsin, enumeration district number: 0014, family 82, line 89

Sophia Scheer, white, married female
father's birthplace: Germany
mother's birthplace: Germany

Household Members
head John Scheer M 56 Wisconsin
wife Sophia Scheer F 54 Wisconsin
son Orland Scheer M 14 Wisconsin
son Merlin Scheer M 10 Wisconsin

Wisconsin Birth Records

Lorinda Alvina Scheer
gender: Female
birth date: 21 Jan 1901
father's name: John Scheer
mother's name: Sophie Witt



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