Frank Case

about 1740–
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Frank

When Frank Case was born about 1740, in New Jersey, United States, his father, Johann W Kase, was 27 and his mother, Elizabetha Maria Berg, was 32.

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Johann W Kase
1713–1769
Elizabetha Maria Berg
1708–1808
Mary Kaes
1725–1801
Peter Case
1728–1829
Catherine Case
1730–
William Case
1732–
Philip Case
1733–1806
Charity Case
1740–
Frank Case
1740–
Elizabeth Case
1754–
John Adam Case Sr
1745–1792
Christina Case
1747–
Henry Case
1749–

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World Events (3)

1775

Age 35

During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the "Ten Crucial Days" and remembered by the famous phrase "the times that try men's souls". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time.
1776

Age 36

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 36

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French cas(s)e ‘case’, ‘container’ (from Latin capsa), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes or chests.2 Americanized spelling of French Caisse .3 Americanized spelling of Kaas .

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

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