B. Franklin Agan

New York, United States

The Life of B. Franklin

When B. Franklin Agan was born in 1869, in New York, United States, his father, John Agan, was 37 and his mother, Maria Isabella Louisia Bovie, was 37. He lived in Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, United States for about 5 years.

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B. Franklin Agan
Hattie Markham

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • John Agan


  • Maria Isabella Louisia Bovie




  • Female1857–1943Female

  • Mary Agan


  • Minnie Agan


  • Minnie Agan


  • Male1869–Male

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish: probably a variant of Egan .2 Americanized form of Swiss German Eggen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Frank Agan in household of John Agan, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • B Frank Agan in household of John Agan, "United States Census, 1880"

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