Frank Aldon Herman

1862–1914 (Age 52)
Buchanan, Berrien, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Frank Aldon

When Frank Aldon Herman was born in 1862, his father, Alden B. Herman, was 38 and his mother, Mary Quick, was 20. He married Florence Elizabeth Shinn from January 1881 to December 1881. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died in 1914, in Buchanan, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Frank Aldon Herman
1862–1914
Florence Elizabeth Shinn
1865–1950
Marriage: from January 1881 to December 1881
Minnie Herman
1883–1966
Murtle M Herman
1884–
Fred Herman
1886–1952

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    from January 1881 to December 1881
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 1
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 14
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English, French, Walloon, Dutch, Flemish, Hungarian, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Slovenian, and Croatian: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements heri, hari ‘army’ + man ‘man’. Compare Harman 5.Americanized form of German Hermann , a cognate of 1 above.English: perhaps a shortened form of Herniman, a topographic name for a ‘dweller (in a) nook or corner of land’, from Middle English herne, hirne, hurne + man. See also Hearn .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Hermansen
    Harjes
    Hermon
    Harke
    Hermes
    Hermsen
    Harman
    Jerman
    Hermanson
    Heyrman
    Hermans
    Herko

    Sources (3)

    • Frank Herman in entry for Myrth M., "Michigan, Births and Christenings, 1775-1995"

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