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Here is a list of his patents:

  • US613825 Stropping Machine (1898)
  • US627014 Stropping Machine (1899)
  • US645017 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1900)
  • US657010 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1900)
  • US664177 Lather Catcher SE razor (1900)
  • US679639 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1901)
  • US686143 Gem Junior Bar (1901)
  • US724337 Stropping Machine (1903)
  • US739029 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1903)
  • US749751 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1904)
  • US750397 Stropping Machine (1904)
  • US750398 Stropping Machine (1904)
  • US750399 Razor Sharpening Machine (1904)
  • US758699 Stropping Machine (1904)
  • US759475 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1904)
  • US769114 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1904)
  • US769115 Razor Sharpening Machine (1904)
  • US780067 Radio Magno Safety “Combination” Ordinary razor (1905)
  • US780233 Lather Catcher SE Razor (1905)
  • US892011 Stropping Machine (1908)
  • US1018783 The '1912' SE razor (1912)

August William Scheuber

1858-1864—1915-1920

1880 United States Census https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZD1-7BD

Address: 118 Wooster Street, New York

  • Chris H Scheuber, Male, Age 41, Locksmith, born in Germany
  • Elizabeth Scheuber, Female, Age 39, Wife, born in Germany
  • August Scheuber, Male, Age 17, Son, Steel Engraver, born in New York
  • Ernest Scheuber, Male, Age 14, Son, at school, born in NewYork
  • Henry Scheuber, Male, Age 12, Son, at school, born in New York
  • Edwin Scheuber, Male, Age 8, Son, at school, born in New York
  • Adolph Scheuber, Male, Age 6, Son, at school, born in New York
  • Paulina Scheuber, Female, Age 3, Daughter, born in New York

There are 6 families at this address, all of them immigrants from Germany.

1888 Marriage to Marie https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:24MT-D54

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  • Name: August Scheuber
  • Event Type: Marriage
  • Event Date: 02 Apr 1888
  • Event Place: Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
  • Event Place (Original): Manhattan, New York
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 24
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Race: White
  • Birth Year (Estimated): 1864
  • Birthplace: New York City
  • Father's Name: Chris. Henry Scheuber
  • Mother's Name: Elizabeth B. Price
  • Spouse's Name: Marie Hentze
  • Spouse's Gender: Female
  • Spouse's Age: 25
  • Spouse's Marital Status: Single
  • Spouse's Race: White
  • Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1863
  • Spouse's Birthplace: New York City
  • Spouse's Father's Name: Charles Hentze
  • Spouse's Mother's Name: Marie S. Bozer
1892 New York State Census

184 Stockton Street, Brooklyn (address given at top of page)

  • August W. Scheuber, Male, Age 28, Engraver
  • Maria F. Scheuber, Female, Age 27
  • Walter H. Scheuber, Male, Age 4
  • Chas. A. Scheuber, Male, Age 2
1892 Birth of daughter Florence Marie https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2W96-V11

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  • Name: Florence Marie Scheuber
  • Event Type: Birth
  • Event Date: 22 Sep 1892
  • Event Place:Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
  • Gender: Female
  • Race: White
  • Father's Name:August Scheuber
  • Father's Birthplace:New York
  • Father's Age: 29
  • Mother's Name: Marie Klein
  • Mother's Birthplace: New York
  • Mother's Age: 29

Marie's maiden name “Klein” doesn't match other documents.

1900 United States Census https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSJP-WP5

Address: 272 West 11th Street, Manhattan, New York

  • August W. Scheuber, Head, Born Jan. 1864, Age 36, Married 12 years, Machinist
  • Marie F. Scheuber, Wife, Born Oct. 1862, Age 37, Married 12 years, 6 children, 5 still alive, born in New York of German parents, Housekeeper
  • Walter H. Scheuber, Son, Born Dec.? 1888, Age 11, at school
  • Charles A. Scheuber, Son, Born Sep. 1890, Age 9, at school
  • Florence M. Scheuber, Daughter, Born Sep. 1892, Age 7, at school
  • Gertrude V. Scheuber, Daughter, Born Feb. 1894, Age 6
  • Grace A. Scheuber, Daughter, Born Feb. 1898, Age 2
1910 United States Census https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKYG-N2P

Address: 65a Prospect Street, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey

  • August W. Scheuber, Head, Age 48, Married 22 years, Die Maker (Artistic Dies)
  • Marie Scheuber, Wife, Age 48, Married 22 years, 5 children, 5 still alive, No occupation
  • Walter H. scheuber, Son, Age 21, Clerk (Bank)
  • Charles A. Scheuber, Son, Age 19, Die Maker (Artistic Dies)
  • Florence H. Scheuber, Daughter, Age 17, Music Teacher
  • Gertrude V. Scheuber, Daughter, Age 15, No occupation
  • Grace A. Scheuber, Daughter, Age 12, No occupation

August owns the house and has no mortgage.

1915 New Jersey State Census https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9Q-THYX

Address: 67 Prospect Street, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey

  • August Scheuber, Born Jan 1858, Age 57, Mech. Engineer
  • Marie Scheuber, Born Oct. 1864, Age 51
  • Walter Scheuber, Born Dec. 1889, Age 26, Bank Clerk
  • Chas. Scheuber, Born Sep. 1891, Age 24, Toolmaker
  • Florence Scheuber, Born Sep. 1894, Age 21, Music Teacher
  • Gertrude Scheuber, Born Feb. 1896, Age 19, Secretary
  • Grace Scheuber, Born Feb. 1899, Age 16

The 1920 and 1930 census files show his wife Marie widowed.

1920 United States Census https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4RB-TH7

Address: 67 Prospect Street, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey

  • Mary Scheuber, Head, Age 56, Widowed, No occupation
  • Walter Scheuber, Son, Age 31, Married, Bank Clerk (Truch? Co.)
  • Florence Scheuber, Daughter, Age 26, Single, Music Teacher (Own bus.)
  • Gertrude Scheuber, Daughter, Age 24, Single, C?? Secty (German? League for Animals)
  • Grace Scheuber, Daughter, Age 21, Single, No occupation
  • Thomas Hood, Lodger, Age 24, Single, Merine Machine Clerk? (Railroad)
1930 United States Census https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X48J-N9L

435 Abbott Avenue, Ridgefield, Bergen County, New Jersey

  • Marie F Scheuber, Head, Age 67, Widowed, No occupation
  • Florence M Scheuber, Daughter, Age 37, Single, Teacher (Music)
  • Gertrude V. Scheuber, Daughter, Age 35, Single, Stenographer (Insurance)
  • Grace A. Scheuber, Daughter, Age 32, Single, Stenographer (Bank)

Marie owns the house, worth $12,000

1944 Death of Marie Scheuber The Courier News, Bridgewater, New Jersey, July 15, 1944, Page 11