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Re: My Schley Grandfathers
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: January 27, 2011 at 18:37:48
In Reply to: My Schley Grandfathers by Bob Schley of 160

Hi. Here's the family in the 1910 Census:

1910 United States Federal Census
about Charles H Schley
Name:        Charles H Schley
[Charles H Schuy]
Age in 1910:        11/12
Estimated birth year:        abt 1909
Birthplace:        New York
Relation to Head of House:        Son
Father's name:        Chas A Schley
Father's Birth Place:        New York
Mother's name:        Catherine Schley
Mother's Birth Place:        New York
Home in 1910:        Bronx Assembly District 32, New York, New York
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Chas A Schley        24 b. 1886 NY, parents b. Germany; occupation - painter
Catherine Schley 30 b. 1880 NY, parents b. Germany
Edna A Schley        2 b. 1908 NY
Charles H Schley 11/12 b. 1910 NY
Carolina Schley 22 -sister- b. 1888 NY - seamstress
Erwin A Schley        20 - brother - b. 1890 NY - piano polisher, piano factory

This looks like Charles living with his siblings and parents in 1900:

1900 United States Federal Census
about Charles Schley
Name:        Charles Schley
Home in 1900:        Bronx, New York, New York
[New York, New York]
Age:        15
Birth Date:        Nov 1884
Birthplace:        New York
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Relationship to head-of-house:        Son
Father's name:        Anlorsia Schley
Father's Birthplace:        Germany
Mother's name:        Amelia Schley
Mother's Birthplace:        Germany
Marital Status:        Single
Occupation:        View on Image
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Anthony Schley 41 b. Dec 1858 Germany, parents b. Germany; married 18 years; immigration 1882 - Housepainter
Amelia Schley -wife- 47 b. 1852 Germany, parents b. Germany; immigration 1882
Charles Schley        15 b. Nov 1884 NY - silk spooler
Carolina Schley 12 b. Feb 1888 NY
Erwin Schley        10 b. Sep 1890 NY

Here's Charles' WWII draft card which gives us a birthdate:

U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
about Charles Anton Schley
Name:        Charles Anton Schley
Birth Date:        25 Nov 1885
Birth Place:        New York, New York
Residence: Rockrimmon Rd., Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut
Race:        White
Age: 56
Occupation: Macholm Farm (employer)
Nearest Relative: wife - Catherine - same address
Height/Build: 5ft.6 1/2 in / 158 lbs.
Color of Eyes/Hair: blue/grey

So this must be his birth record:

New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962 for Karl Anton Schlei

Name:        Karl Anton Schlei
Gender:        Male
Baptism/Christening Date:        
Baptism/Christening Place:        
Birth Date:        25 Nov 1885
Birthplace:        BIRTH CERTIFICATES, MANHATTAN, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Death Date:        
Name Note:        
Race:        
Father's Name:        Anton Schlei
Father's Birthplace:        
Father's Age:        
Mother's Name:        Amelia Leib
Mother's Birthplace:        
Mother's Age:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        C71516-7
System Origin:        New_York-ODM
Source Film Number:        1322206
Reference Number:        

This looks like his sister Caroline's birth record:

New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962 for Caroline Marle Schley

Name:        Caroline Marle Schley
Gender:        Female
Baptism/Christening Date:        
Baptism/Christening Place:        
Birth Date:        26 Feb 1888
Birthplace:        Manhattan, New York, New York, USA
Death Date:        
Name Note:        
Race:        
Father's Name:        Anton Schley
Father's Birthplace:        
Father's Age:        
Mother's Name:        Marle Sieb Schley
Mother's Birthplace:        
Mother's Age:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        C00132-3
System Origin:        New_York-ODM
Source Film Number:        1323475
Reference Number:

Here's her marriage:

New York Marriages, 1686-1980

Groom's Name:        Louis Whitmann
Groom's Birth Date:        
Groom's Birthplace:        
Groom's Age:        
Bride's Name:        Caroline A. Schley
Bride's Birth Date:        
Bride's Birthplace:        
Bride's Age:        
Marriage Date:        08 May 1910
Marriage Place:        Bronx, New York, New York
Groom's Father's Name:        Henry
Groom's Mother's Name:        Mary Buchenbroger
Bride's Father's Name:        Anton Schley
Bride's Mother's Name:        Amalia Lieb
Groom's Race:        
Groom's Marital Status:        
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:        
Bride's Race:        
Bride's Marital Status:        
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        M01170-0
System Origin:        New_York-ODM
Source Film Number:        1940312
Reference Number:        
       
And here's Charles' marriage:

New York Marriages, 1686-1980

Groom's Name:        Charles Schley
Groom's Birth Date:        
Groom's Birthplace:        
Groom's Age:        
Bride's Name:        Katharine Gohlich
Bride's Birth Date:        
Bride's Birthplace:        
Bride's Age:        
Marriage Date:        20 Jun 1906
Marriage Place:        Manhattan, New York, New York
Groom's Father's Name:        Anton Schley
Groom's Mother's Name:        Amalie Lieb
Bride's Father's Name:        Charles Gohlich
Bride's Mother's Name:        Mary Blumer
Groom's Race:        
Groom's Marital Status:        
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:        
Bride's Race:        
Bride's Marital Status:        
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        M00528-9
System Origin:        New_York-ODM
Source Film Number:        1558590
Reference Number:        

So, it looks like Charles' parent's names are Anton Schley & Amalie Lieb.

I found a passenger list that fits for Anton:

Baltimore Passenger Lists, 1820-1948
about Anton Schley
Name:        Anton Schley
Arrival Date:        Jul 1881
Age:        22 Years 0 Months Years
Estimated birth year:        abt 1859
Gender:        Male
Port of Departure:        Bremen, Germany
Ship Name:        Braunschweig
Port of Arrival:        Baltimore, Maryland
Microfilm Roll Number:        M255_34

It looks like he's not with his wife. Hope this helps. Annie


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