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Name: SCHEFFLER, George Richard Otto

Birth Date: 15 Feb 1874

Death Date: 10 Jun 1911 Mombasa, chronic dysentery

First Date: 1909

Last Date: 1911

Profession: Deutsch-Englische Ost Afrika Kompagnie - manager of rubber estates for it. Kibwezi Rubberlands Ltd.

Area: Kibwezi, Machakos

Married: In Berlin 27 Apr 1901 Pauline Helene Sophie Borschardt

Children: Marie-Luise Erna Hertha (1 July 1901)

Book Reference: Playne, Barnes, Red Book 1912, Hut, North

General Information:

Playne - Deutsch-Englische Ost Afrika Kompagnie. .... Mr Scheffler, his wife and family have lived here [Kibwezi] for two and a half years, and enjoy perfect health
Playne - Deutsch-Englische Ost Afrika Kompagnie - formed in 1906 in Berlin with entirely German capital. The company have a concession of 50 square miles at Kibwezi and 85 sqare miles at Voi, and both properties are controlled by Mr R.F.P. Huebner, the managing director. The Kibwezi property is under the management of G.R.O. Scheffler, who was formerly in the Cameroons and also the Royal Botanical Gardens at Berlin. ..…..…
Mombasa cemetery - Geo. Richard Otto Scheffler, died 10 Jun 1911, age 36, European Hospital, Chronic Dysentery
Red Book 1912 - G.R.O. Scheffler - Machakos
UK Foreign and Overseas Registers for death

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