John Moyer Bicher
(1851-1934)
Elizabeth Amanda Bitzer
(1853-1926)
John Schmid
(1846-1909)
Christianna Dorothea Bower
(1838-1906)
William Howard Bicher
(1880-1955)
Wilhelmina B. Schmid
(1879-1975)
Dorothea Meranda Bicher
(1905-1992)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. John A. Schmura

Dorothea Meranda Bicher 2 3 4 5 6 7

  • Born: 3 Feb 1905, Cumru Twp., Berks, PA 2 3 6 7
  • Marriage (1): John A. Schmura on 22 Oct 1927 in , Berks, PA 1
  • Died: 3 Jan 1992 at age 86 3 6 7
  • Buried: Reading: Aulenbach's Cemetery, Berks, PA 6

   Another name for Dorothea was Dora M. Bicher.8 9

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1910 in Mohnton, Berks, PA. 2 William H. Bicher, 30-year old laborer in a hardware works, is living O'Neill Street in Mohnton with wife Minnie, 31. They had been married 11 years and had 6 children, all of whom were living when the census was recorded in 1910. Living with them in the census are Lillie H., 11; Elsie M., 9; Stella M., 7; Dorothea M., 5; Rachel A., 3; and Mary A., 1. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania, as were their parents, with the exception of Minnie whose mother and father were born in Germany.

2. Census in 1920 in Shillington, Berks, PA. 9 The 1920 census recorded William H. Bicher, 39, living with wife Mimie B., 40; Lillie H., 21; Elsie M., 19; Stella M., 17; Dora M., 14; Rachel E., 13; Mary E., 10. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.

3. She was confirmed on 30 Mar 1921 in Shillington: Grace Lutheran Church, Berks, PA. 4

4. Residence: in 1955 in Reading, Berks, PA.


Dorothea married John A. Schmura, son of Stanley Schmura and Agnes Manuszak, on 22 Oct 1927 in , Berks, PA.1 (John A. Schmura was born on 6 Jun 1907 in , , PA,10 11 died on 15 Nov 1987 in Reading, Berks, PA 10 11 and was buried in Reading: Aulenbach's Cemetery, Berks, PA 11.)


Sources


1 Ancestry.com, <i>Berks County, Pennsylvania Marriages, 1885-1929</i> (Berks County Pennsylvania Register of Wills. Berks County, Pennsylvania Marriage Records 1885-1929. Reading, PA, USA. Berksregofwills.com.), Dorothea M. Bicher.

2 <i>1910 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Berks County, Mohnton Boro, Series: T624 Roll: 1313 Page: 80.

3 <i>Social Security Death Index</i>.

4 <i>Reading Eagle (Reading, PA)</i> (Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania.), 30 Mar 1921, page 15. http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=sLshAAAAIBAJ&sjid=dZwFAAAAIBAJ&pg=3515%2C5009605.

5 <i>Reading Times (Reading, PA)</i> (Reading, Berks, Pernnsylvania.), 24 Oct 1927, page 8. Marriage License for John A. Chmura and Dorothea M. Bicher.

6 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=115761290.

7 Ancestry.com, <i>U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007</i> (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Dorothea M Schmura, SSN 196074291.

8 Bicher, John M., b. 1851, <i>Bicher Family Bible & Records</i> (In possession of John H. Bicher Jr.).

9 <i>1920 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MFB8-QGY William H Bicher, 1920.

10 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JP6R-MWT null, Nov 1987; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

11 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=149610362.



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