John Schroer 25
"John Schroer came to Chicago in 1851 from Liebnau, Germany. He was father to Mrs. Agnes Roth, Mrs. Mary Bister (or Dister), and sons Joseph, Mathias, and Bernard and 30 grandchildren and great grandchildren, all living in Chicago at the time of his death in 1910 at age 91 and 11 months." -- source: Kay on Ancestry.com's community board, dated 10-20-2000.
Noted events in his life were:
• Residence, 2 Jun 1880, 582 Halstead, Chicago, Cook, IL. 25 Living here are John as head, wife Aplonia, sons John M., Joseph, and Bernard. Also living here are the Molinski family, Mr. & Mrs. Henry Loveland, Mr. & Mrs. Ferrel and their niece Katie Thurston.
John married Appolonia Pottz. (Appolonia Pottz was born about 1830 in Germany,25,44 died on 1 Oct 1897 in Cook County, IL 44 and was buried on 4 Oct 1897 in St. Boniface Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, IL 44.)