Frank George Heyer

18 April 1886–July 1969 (Age 83)
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Frank George

When Frank George Heyer was born on 18 April 1886, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Frank George Heyer Jr., was 29 and his mother, Anna Louise Krauss, was 24. He married Lillian Mae Callahan on 14 November 1905. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Arvada, Jefferson, Colorado, United States in 1910 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died in July 1969, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ridgewood Memorial Park, Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank George Heyer
Lillian Mae Callahan
Marriage: 14 November 1905
Henry E. Heyer
Dorothy Claire Heyer Burns Heberlein
Dorothy F. Heyer
Frank G. Heyer

Spouse and Children


    Lillian Mae Callahan


14 November 1905
Jefferson, Colorado, United States


    Henry E. Heyer



    Dorothy F. Heyer


    Frank G. Heyer


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 6

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 22

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Ayer 1.2 German: occupational name for a grower or reaper of grass for hay, from Middle High German höu ‘grass’, ‘hay’ + the agent suffix -er.3 German: variant spelling of Heier 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank G Heyer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank Heyer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank G Heyer, "United States Census, 1910"

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