Frank James Vondra

20 February 1872–3 October 1946 (Age 74)
Hrotovice, Moravský Krumlov, Moravia, Czechoslovakia

The Life of Frank James

When Frank James Vondra was born on 20 February 1872, in Hrotovice, Moravský Krumlov, Moravia, Czechoslovakia, his father, Joseph Vondra, was 29 and his mother, Annie Pecha, was 26. He had at least 3 sons and 5 daughters with Ruzena Rejda. He lived in Richardson Township, Butler, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Seward, Nebraska, United States in 1920. He died on 3 October 1946, in Bee, Seward, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Bohemian National Cemetery, Knox, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank James Vondra
1872–1946
Ruzena Rejda
1879–1926
Fred George Vondra
1898–1989
Anna Eleanor Vondra
1899–1973
Helen Libby Vondra
1901–1987
Mildred Ludmilla Vondra
1903–1994
Ernest Joseph Vondra
1905–2000
Leonard Frank Vondra
1909–1983
Rosalyn Angela Vondra
1913–1985
Viola Francis Vondra
1917–1984

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Vondra

    Male1842–1907Male

    Annie Pecha

    Female1846–1877Female

siblings

(4)

    Josey Vondra

    Female1868–Female

    Male1870–1961Male

    Male1872–1946Male

    James Vincence Vondra

    Male1877–1937Male

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Eastern German and Czech: from the personal name Vondra(s), a Slavic vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Vondracek .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank J Vandra, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank J Wondra, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank J Vondra, "United States Census, 1910"

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