Anton Dominic Krank

28 April 1918–27 May 2003 (Age 85)
Libby, Lincoln, Montana, United States

The Life of Anton Dominic

When Anton Dominic Krank was born on 28 April 1918, in Libby, Lincoln, Montana, United States, his father, Dominic Krank, was 24 and his mother, Emma Mary Heidt, was 22. He married Juanita Pruett on 31 March 1942, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States. He lived in Stark, North Dakota, United States in 1925 and Dickinson, Stark, North Dakota, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1941. He died on 27 May 2003, in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Fort Vancouver Military Cemetery, Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anton Dominic Krank
Juanita Pruett
Marriage: 31 March 1942

Spouse and Children

31 March 1942
Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Dominic Krank


    Emma Mary Heidt





    Jacob Krank


    Walter Krank


    Elizabeth Mary Krank


World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek

Age 1

Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 North German: nickname from Middle Low German kraneke, a diminutive of krān ‘crane’ ( see Krahn ).2 German: nickname for a feeble person, from Middle High German kranc ‘feeble’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anton Krank in household of William Marchand, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anton Krank in household of Emma Krank, "North Dakota Census, 1925"
  • Anton Krank in household of William Marchand, "United States Census, 1940"

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