Anton Diedrich SCHAFER

Anton Diedrich SCHAFER

Male 1892 - 1958

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  • Name  Anton Diedrich SCHAFER 
    Born  22 Sep 1892  Boston, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1958  Boston, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1118  WillIam CONSTABLE
    Last Modified  13 Sep 2006 

    Father  Johann Anton Diedrich SCHAFER,   b. 26 Feb 1866, Bremen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1934, Brighton, Massachusetts. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Catherine Christine DUCKER,   b. 9 Nov 1867, Furstenau, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1940, Newton, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  23 Oct 1899  Boston, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F0257  Group Sheet

    Family  Grace O'BRIEN 
    Family ID  F0318  Group Sheet

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    Anton D. Schafer
    Anton D. Schafer

  • Notes 
    • Anton Schafer and Grace O'Brien had no children.

      1) Christian H. Ducker and Anton D. Schafer his brother in law were in business together as C. H. Ducker & Co. in 1890 and as Ducker and Schafer in 1892 in the Chelsea, MA. There business' was located at 472 Broadway, Chelsea. In 1890 Christian boarded at 22 Watts Street Chelsea at the home of Daniel C. Otto and Anton lived at 165 Shurtleff. In 1892 Christian lived at 170 Walnut Street Chelsea and Anton lived at 49 Marlborough Street Chelsea. Fredrick W. was a clerk in the store and lived as a border with Anton in 1892.

      2) After the Chelsea fire of 1908 the Schafer family moved to Revere and were living at 31 Mill Street in 1920. At home were Anton D., Catherine C., Anton D. Jr., Gerhard F., and Catherine J. Schafer. Henry G. was in Newton at 46 Oxford Road. My mother was 3.

      3) Anton moved to Brighton and was living at 233 Faneuil Street at the time of his death Christmas Day 1934. He was Cremated 12/27/1934. Anton D. Jr. was in Revere, MA, Gerhard F., a Civil engineer for the state public works department, was in Quincy, MA, Catherine J. Weaver was in Springfield, MA.

      Sources:
      1)Chelsea, MA Directories 1890-92 from Ancestry.com
      2)1920 Census for Revere MA and Newton, MA
      3)Newspaper Obituaries for John Anton D. Schafer. (I have originals)