Frank Gravins

Male7 August 1898–9 September 1986

Brief Life History of Frank

When Frank Gravins was born on 7 August 1898, in Red Boiling Springs, Macon, Tennessee, United States, his father, John W. Graven, was 22 and his mother, Loretta Head, was 18. He had at least 4 sons with Myrtle Maurine Savage. He lived in Civil District 2, Clay, Tennessee, United States in 1940 and Clay, Tennessee, United States in 1950. He died on 9 September 1986, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Mount Vernon Cemetery, Miles Crossroads, Clay, Tennessee, United States.

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Frank Gravins
Myrtle Maurine Savage
David Gravins
Waive Dale Gravins
Billy Ray Gravins
Lee Roy Gravins

Sources (5)

  • Frank Gravins, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Frank Gravins, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Frank Gravins in entry for Maurene Savage Gravins, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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Children (4)

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Siblings (2)

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Italian Vito, Alfredo, Mario, Orlando, Rocco, Santo, Vincenza, Vincenzo.

Italian: habitational name from any of various places called Gravina, especially one in Apulia, near Bari.

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

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