James Clement Frantz

Male4 April 1932–5 November 2014

Brief Life History of James Clement

When James Clement Frantz was born on 4 April 1932, in Ohio, United States, his father, Clements Christy Frantz, was 27 and his mother, Evelyn K Schwartz, was 23. He lived in Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1998 and Medina, Ohio, United States in 1996. He died on 5 November 2014, in South Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Seville, Medina, Ohio, United States.

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James Clement Frantz

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  • James Frantz in household of Clements Frantz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Clement Frantz, "Find A Grave Index"
  • James C in entry for Clements C Frantz, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

1936 · The Great Lakes Exposition

Age 4

Also known as the World's Fair of 1936, the Great Lakes Exposition was held along the shore of Lake Erie. It commemorated the centennial of Cleveland's incorporation as a city. It was designed after the Chicago World's Fair and exposed visitors to the cultures of other countries, celebrated industry, and promoted local businesses. Overall, the Fair drew in 11 million visitors during its two season run.

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 23

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Franz and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. This form of the surname is also found in France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine).

Americanized or Germanized form of Polish, Czech, or Slovak Franc 2, Slovenian or Croatian Franc 3.

History: Between 1721 and 1780 over 30 families named Frantz came to America. The first three immigrants were born at St. Jacob near Basel, Switzerland. — This surname (see 1 above) is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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