Ralph Frantz Kinter

5 February 1891–8 March 1961 (Age 70)
Braddock Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Ralph Frantz

When Ralph Frantz Kinter was born on 5 February 1891, in Braddock Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Robert John Kinter, was 38 and his mother, Cynthia Frantz, was 31. He married Alice R. Little about 1918. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in North Braddock, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 8 March 1961, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Monongahela Cemetery, Braddock Hills, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Frantz Kinter
Alice R. Little
Marriage: about 1918
Mary Elizabeth Kinter

Spouse and Children

about 1918
Braddock, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA


    Mary Elizabeth Kinter


Parents and Siblings

    Robert John Kinter






    Edna F. Kinter


    Mary M. Kinter


    Nellie Layton “Nell” Kinter



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 14

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 19

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 German: possibly a derivative of Middle High German kint ‘child’, or alternatively from Kinter, a regional variant of the personal name Günther ( see Guenther ).2 Czech: from the German personal name Günther ( see Guenther ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ralph Kinter, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ralph F Kinter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ralph F Kinter, "United States Census, 1920"

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