Frank Smith Burrows

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

The Life of Frank Smith

When Frank Smith Burrows was born on 5 May 1893, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, his father, Terry W 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, San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

Frank Smith Burrows
1893–1930
Jennie Lodema Hammon
1899–1971
Marriage: 2 May 1919
Robert Hammon Burrows
1920–2000
Lucille Marie Hammon Burrows
1921–2014
Frank Hammon Burrows Jr.
1923–1995
Dorothy Lodema Hammon Burrows
1925–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 May 1919
Bonneville, Idaho, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Terry W Burrow

    Male1861–1904Male

    Martha Miranda Smith

    Female1867–1939Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

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.
1904

Age 11

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a hill or tumulus, Old English beorg, a cognate of Old High German berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’ ( see Berg ). This name has become confused with derivatives of Old English burh ‘fort’ ( see Burke ). Reaney suggests a further derivation from Old English būr ‘bower’ + hūs ‘house’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Frank Burrows, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank Burrows in entry for Frank J Burrows O'Neill, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Frank Burrows, "California Death Index, 1905-1939"

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