William Frank Krueger

21 July 1910–13 May 1989 (Age 78)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

The Life of William Frank

When William Frank Krueger was born on 21 July 1910, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, his father, Louis Krueger, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Grens, was 27. He married Margaret Edna Saunders on 3 November 1934, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. He lived in East Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1920. He died on 13 May 1989, in Sanibel, Lee, Florida, United States, at the age of 78.

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William Frank Krueger
Margaret Edna Saunders
Marriage: 3 November 1934

Spouse and Children

3 November 1934
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Louis Krueger


    Elizabeth Grens




World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art

Age 3

The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

German (Krüger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic):1. occupational name for a maker or seller of stoneware mugs and jugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kruoc ‘jug’, ‘pitcher’, German Krug. 2. occupational name from Krüger ‘innkeeper’, an agent derivative of Krug ‘inn’, ‘tavern’, from Middle Low German krūch, krōch (probably originally a different word from 1, with which it has subsequently fallen together).

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Krueger in household of Lewis Krueger, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William F Krueger, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • William F in entry for Louis Kralger or Krueger, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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