Frank Smith Burrows

5 May 1893–5 October 1930 (Age 37)
Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Frank Smith

When Frank Smith Burrows was born on 5 May 1893, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, his father, Terry Wigfall Burrow, was 31 and his mother, Martha Miranda Smith, was 26. He married Jennie Lodema Hammon on 2 May 1919, in Bonneville, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 5 October 1930, in San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

Frank Smith Burrows
Jennie Lodema Hammon
Marriage: 2 May 1919
Robert Hammon Burrows
Lucille Marie Hammon Burrows
Frank Hammon Burrows Jr.
Dorothy Lodema Hammon Burrows

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 May 1919Bonneville, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
    Age 1
    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 3
    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.
    Age 11
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English:variant of Burrow , with excrescent -s.(mainly Sheffield): occasionally also a topographic name or occupational name for someone who lived or worked at a house with a chamber for conducting manorial business (Middle English bour, Old English būr ‘bower, chamber’, + hous ‘house’). Compare Burroughs and Burris .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Frank Burrows, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Frank Burrows, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Frank Burrant, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"

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