Frank Dau

MaleJune 1870–23 December 1940

Brief Life History of Frank

When Frank Dau was born in June 1870, in Scott, Iowa, United States, his father, Johann Frederick Dau, was 43 and his mother, Martha Margaretha Baasch, was 35. He married Matilda Fern Reikowsky before 1910, in Lamar, Prowers, Colorado, United States. He lived in Lamar, Prowers, Colorado, United States in 1910 and Canon City, Fremont, Colorado, United States for about 20 years. He died on 23 December 1940, in Fremont, Colorado, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Canon City, Fremont, Colorado, United States.

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Frank Dau
Matilda Fern Reikowsky
Marriage: before 1910

Sources (6)

  • Dau in household of Johann Dau, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Frank Daw, „Find A Grave Index“
  • Frank Dan in household of John T Dan, "United States Census, 1900"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 1910Lamar, Prowers, Colorado, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 2

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.


    Age 16

    Historical Boundaries: 1886: Bent, Colorado, United States 1889: Prowers, Colorado, United States


    Age 19

    Historical Boundaries: 1889: Prowers, Colorado, United States

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Son, Tuan, Dai, Dinh, Duong, Giao, Hoa, Huong, Khuyen, Linh, Mau, Phu.

    North German, East Frisian, and North Frisian: from the Frisian personal name Douwe, from dou ‘pigeon’.

    South German: from Davo, a short form of the personal name Tavold, formed with Old High German dau ‘custom, tradition’.

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

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