Charles W Schnerr was 55 years old on 23 July 1898. George W and John F were his brothers. The brothers lived in Pottsville, Schuylkill Co, Pennsylvania. Their respective ages on 14 Sep 1898 were 53 and 50. Charles enlisted on 15 Sep 1861. He reached the rank of Captain in Company E, 48th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was discharged 17 July 1865. He married Theresa Welsh on 8 Aug 1867 in Schuylkill Haven. They had a son, Frank Grant, who was born 24 Apr 1885 in Philadelphia. Charles's occupation was salesman. He was buried on 21 Jun 1898 in Pottsville. Theresa died 30 May 1900. Her last address was 1822 N. 21st St, Philadelphia.