Frank Loeffler

Brief Life History of Frank

When Frank Loeffler was born in October 1890, in Beaver Falls, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Franklin Pierce Loeffler, was 37 and his mother, Rosina Friederika Bessan, was 38. He had at least 1 daughter with Martha Simon. He lived in White Township, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years.

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Frank Loeffler
1890–
Martha Simon
1886–1944
Hildegard Loeffler
1918–1930

Sources (7)

  • Frank Loeffler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank Loeffler, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Frank Loeffler, "United States Census, 1920"

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World Events (8)

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1905 · The Movie Theater

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1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Fritz, Otto, Erwin, Kurt, Heinz, Markus, Arno, Bernd, Bodo, Dieter, Franz.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) (Löffler): occupational name for a maker or seller of spoons, from an agent derivative of Middle High German leffel, löffel ‘spoon’. In the Middle Ages spoons were normally carved from wood, more rarely from bone or horn. Compare Loffler .

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

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