George Kraus


Brief Life History of George

When George Kraus was born in 1897, in Fulton, Oswego, New York, United States, his father, Albert E Kraus, was 28 and his mother, Mary C Ohare, was 25. He died in 1898, in his hometown, at the age of 1, and was buried in Saint Mary's Cemetery, Fulton, Oswego, New York, United States.

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Albert E Kraus
Mary C Ohare
George Kraus
Francis Lucas Kraus
Paul William Kraus
John I Kraus

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  • George Kraus, "Find A Grave Index"

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1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Hans, Erwin, Franz, Gerhard, Heinz, Wilhelm, Bodo, Egon, Gunther, Rainer.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle High German krūs ‘curly, crinkly’, German kraus.

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

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