BioA: Schneider, Mr./Mrs. Michael (71st - 1945)

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Surnames: Schneider, Bremer

----Source: Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 02/08/1945

Schneider, Mr./Mrs. Michael (71st Anniv. - 1 Feb. 1945)

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Schneider observed their 71st wedding anniversary quietly at the home of their daughter, Mrs. John Bremer, Feb. 1. Mr. Schneider, who is 94 years old, and his wife, who will be 89 on Feb. 29, both are in comparatively good health.

Mr. and Mrs. Schneider were both born in Rodom, Russian, Poland. Mr. Schneider on Sept. 27, 1850, and Mrs. Schneider on Feb. 29, 1856. They were married in 1874 in the town of their birth.

The Schneiders came to the United States in 1892 and settled in Gillet, Wis., where they lived until 1903 when they moved to a farm northeast of Dorchester, Wis. They retired from farming in 1915 and moved to a home south of the village where they lived until October, 1941, when they went to live with their only daughter, Mrs. John Bremer.

The couple have two children, Mrs. John Bremer, Dorchester and William Schneider, Medford. There are 11 grand children, 12 great grand children and two great great grand children.

Mr. and Mrs. Schneider are members of the St. Peter’s Lutheran church and Mrs. Schneider is a member of the St. Peter’s Lutheran Ladies Aid Society of Dorchester, Wis.