Frank Fillip

1919–2006 (Age 87)
Rockville, Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Frank

When Frank Fillip was born about 1919, in Rockville, Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, his father, Peter Fillip, was 38 and his mother, Anna H Dobosz, was 31. He died on 24 January 2006, in Stafford Springs, Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Frank Fillip
1919–2006
Rose Shammy
–2002

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Peter Fillip

    Male1881–1930Male

  • Female1888–1971Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 0

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1926 · Sergeant Stubby Dies

Age 7

During WWI there was a dog from Connecticut that made a name for himself, his name was sergeant stubby. He was considered the official mascot of the 102nd infantry. He saved his regiment from suprise mustard attacks, comforted those that had been wounded, and even caught a German soldier and held him there until troops found him. He had his own uniform and everything.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 23

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McKillip .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Francis Filip in household of Peter Filip, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Francis Filip in entry for Eugenia Filip Shamy, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Frank Fillip - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Frank Fillip

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