Schneider family photograph

Schneider Family
Schneider family photograph.  - 1907.

1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 21 cm.

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Joseph E. Schneider (1810-1880) and wife Sarah Shantz (1816-1881) had ten children together, nine of whom survived into adulthood and were raised on the original property settled by Joseph Schneider. The children were: Isaac (1834-1835), Barbara (1837-1923), David Bechtel (1840-1928), Samuel Bechtel (1842-1912), Maria (1844-1925), Louisa (1847-1932), Lydia Shantz (1849-1930), Magdelena (1851-1880), Sarah (1854-1887) and Hannah (1857-1920). (From Ancestry and material in GA 249).


One photograph of the children of Joseph E. Schneider (son of Joseph Schneider). From left to right: David, Louisa, Barbara, Lydia(?), Maria(?), Hannah, Samuel.


  • Title from contents of the fonds.
  • Extent is measured in linear metres of shelf space as occupied by the fonds.
  • Donated in 2014 by Joshua Bolender. Josh is the great-great-grandson of Hannah Schneider (later Shantz).

Call number: GA 249