Frank Paul Amberg

1898–1978 (Age 80)
Janesville, Waseca, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Frank Paul

When Frank Paul Amberg was born on 1 April 1898, in Janesville, Waseca, Minnesota, United States, his father, John Peter Amberg, was 40 and his mother, Lodisca "Elizabeth" Marie Bartsch, was 29. He married Mildred Marie Anthony on 22 January 1919, in Waseca, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Janesville Township, Waseca, Minnesota, United States in 1900 and Freedom Township, Waseca, Minnesota, United States for about 30 years. He died on 28 September 1978, at the age of 80.

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Frank Paul Amberg
Mildred Marie Anthony
Marriage: 22 January 1919
Frank Anthony Amberg

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22 January 1919
Waseca, Minnesota, United States


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 8

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 21

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name from any of several settlements called Amberg (literally ‘by the mountain’), including a city in Bavaria. It could also be a topographic name of identical etymology.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): possibly from 1; alternatively, it may be a habitational name from the city of Hamburg ( see Hamburger ). Many varieties of Yiddish lack h and -burg is sometimes replaced by -berg in Jewish family names.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank Amberg, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank P Amberg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Paul Amberg in household of John Amberg, "United States Census, 1900"

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