Frank Sellers

10 January 1893–9 October 1968 (Age 75)
Winterset, Madison, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Frank

When Frank Sellers was born on 10 January 1893, in Winterset, Madison, Iowa, United States, his father, John W. Sellers, was 46 and his mother, Malona Brink, was 36. He married Nina Lucille Wagaman on 20 January 1916, in Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Adair, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Spring Valley Township, Dallas, Iowa, United States in 1930. He died on 9 October 1968, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Stuart, Guthrie, Iowa, United States.

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Frank Sellers
Nina Lucille Wagaman
Marriage: 20 January 1916
Loy C. Sellers
Marion Kenneth Sellers

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1916Polk, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 3
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 5
    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.
    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 20
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Seller 1–4.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Frank Sellers, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Frank Sellers, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Frank Sellers in household of Brugman, "Iowa State Census, 1895"

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