Peter Schaffer (1910 - 1987)

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Peter Schaffer
1910 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
Peter Schaffer was born on August 31, 1910. He died in April 1987 at age 76. We know that Peter Schaffer had been residing in Saint Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota 55118.

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Peter Schaffer passed away in April 1987 at 76 years of age. He was born on August 31, 1910. We are unaware of information about Peter's family or relationships. We know that Peter Schaffer had been residing in Saint Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota 55118.
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In 1910, in the year that Peter Schaffer was born, the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

In 1922, by the time he was merely 12 years old, on November 4th, British Egyptologists George Carnarvon and Howard Carter unearthed the first step leading to King Tutankhamen's tomb in the Valley of the Kings. By the end of the month they had unearthed the steps and broken through the door into the intact tomb. This was the only tomb that had remained unlooted that had been found (and is, to date). Filled with gold, jewels, and ancient everyday items, the find was priceless - in terms of money and history.

In 1935, at the age of 25 years old, Peter was alive when the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1968, at the age of 58 years old, Peter was alive when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1987, in the year of Peter Schaffer's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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John Schaffer
Jul 13, 1904 - Sep 6, 1987
Saint Paul, MN
Elizabeth Marie Schaffer
Feb 26, 1907 - Jan 7, 2005
Minneapolis, Minnesota
John Schaffer
Jul 1, 1895 - February 1964
Minnesota
Mortimer Schaffer
Jan 15, 1887 - November 1976
East Lansing, Michigan
Edward B Schaffer
Nov 17, 1918 - Nov 22, 1994
Minneapolis, MN
Ronald D Schaffer
Nov 30, 1927 - Jun 11, 1992
Mc Cook, NE
Gertrude Schaffer
Jul 29, 1893 - January 1986
Red Wing, Minnesota
Louise Schaffer
Mar 30, 1882 - February 1978
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Lorraine Marie Schaffer
Jan 12, 1930 - Jul 11, 2009
Fargo, North Dakota
Mary Ellen Schaffer
Nov 25, 1937 - Nov 29, 2005
Alexandria, Minnesota
George Schaffer
May 23, 1886 - July 1963
Minnesota
William Schaffer
Sep 1, 1883 - May 1964
Minnesota
Frances Schaffer
May 1, 1911 - March 1987
Rosemount, Minnesota
Lucille E Schaffer
May 10, 1910 - Apr 19, 2003
Monticello, MN
Catherine Schaffer
Dec 31, 1883 - January 1974
Hastings, Minnesota
George C Schaffer
Dec 3, 1906 - Feb 16, 1992
Lillian S Schaffer
Jul 16, 1915 - Feb 26, 1985
Lead, SD
Fred Schaffer
Sep 8, 1892 - July 1968
Pine City, Minnesota
Edward Schaffer
Dec 8, 1905 - June 1978
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Minnie Schaffer
Feb 13, 1909 - Aug 25, 1992
Saint Paul, MN

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Saint Paul, MN
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Apr 27, 1905 - Jun 17, 1996
South Saint Paul, MN
Otto Lehmann
Apr 7, 1885 - July 1972
South Saint Paul, Minnesota
Max Ruger
Jan 25, 1905 - May 1966
Harold Lamma
Oct 12, 1900 - December 1985
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Marie Geary
Oct 17, 1896 - December 1995
Saint Paul, MN
Perry Martie
Feb 13, 1902 - January 1969
King City, Missouri
Everett D Haakinson
Dec 2, 1912 - Apr 6, 2002
South Saint Paul, MN
Howard Lee
Dec 8, 1901 - February 1974
South Gate, California
Ralph Dozer
Mar 17, 1897 - April 1974
Richland, Washington
H Ollom
May 31, 1900 - December 1967
Glenwood, Minnesota
Leland Thrapp
Dec 6, 1897 - September 1963
Kansas
Elizabeth Avenriep
Nov 1, 1914 - Jul 31, 2000
South Saint Paul, MN
Harry Wilkinson
Apr 27, 1888 - November 1964
Florida
Herbert A Dillon
Mar 9, 1909 - Jul 30, 1988
Pharr, TX
William A Soulis
Apr 14, 1905 - Jun 12, 1988
Saint Paul, MN
Howard Powers
Aug 20, 1899 - February 1984
South Saint Paul, Minnesota
Earl W Burkhard
Sep 4, 1905 - Feb 16, 1996
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Elwin Hart
Jan 14, 1912 - July 1981
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