Descendants of William H. Scherer, 1833-1896
William H. Scherer was born around 1833, in Darmstadt, Germany. When he was a young man, he sailed to America, and he first settled in Franklin County, Indiana. On March 27, 1858, he married Margaret Hardig (or Hartig). By 1880, he and his family had moved to Indianapolis. He died there, on April 14, 1896, and he was buried in the Crown Hill Cemetery. This book traces his four children and their descendants. His children were: John George (born January 6, 1859); Mary, known as "Minnie" (born about 1861); Lewis (born about 1866); and Kate (born August 24, 1872).
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