Frank Leonard Rhoads

9 April 1879–12 December 1964 (Age 85)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Frank Leonard

When Frank Leonard Rhoads was born on 9 April 1879, in Ohio, United States, his father, Johann Heinrich Roth or Rhoads, was 46 and his mother, Rosina Margaretha Mack, was 49. He married Mary Ellen Shelton on 28 February 1908, in Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Pickaway Township, Pickaway, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 12 December 1964, in Pickaway, Ohio, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Saint Joseph, Mercer, Ohio, United States.

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Frank Leonard Rhoads
Mary Ellen Shelton
Marriage: 28 February 1908
Clarence Rhoads
Mary Rhoads
Harry Rhoads
Earl Rhoads
Helen Catherine Rhoads

Spouse and Children

28 February 1908
Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Johann Heinrich Roth or Rhoads


    Rosina Margaretha Mack




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 23

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rhodes .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • L Frank Roads in household of B Henry Roads, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank L Rhoads, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank Rhoades, "United States Census, 1920"

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