Frank Frederick Volz Sr

6 March 1894–24 November 1969 (Age 75)
La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Frank Frederick

When Frank Frederick Volz Sr was born on 6 March 1894, in La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States, his father, John Andrew Volz, was 24 and his mother, Catherine Lehnen, was 21. He married Anna A Stoffel on 4 June 1917, in Anaheim, Orange, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United States in 1910 and Anaheim, Orange, California, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 24 November 1969, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in El Camino Memorial Park, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Frank Frederick Volz Sr
Anna A Stoffel
Marriage: 4 June 1917
Frank F Volz Jr

Spouse and Children

4 June 1917
Anaheim, Orange, California, United States


    Frank F Volz Jr


Parents and Siblings

    John Andrew Volz


    Catherine Lehnen




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 10

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German (Völz): from the personal names Vol(k)mar or Volkmer ( see Vollmer ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank Valz in household of John A Valz, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank Volz in household of John A Volz, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank Volz in household of John A Volz, "United States Census, 1920"

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