Frank K Buettner

16 November 1892–6 September 1964 (Age 71)
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Frank K

When Frank K Buettner was born on 16 November 1892, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, his father, Jacob Buettner, was 29 and his mother, Frances Earis, was 28. He died on 6 September 1964, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 71.

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Frank K Buettner
Marie J Wessner

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    Marie J Wessner


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    Jacob Buettner


    Frances Earis




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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 6

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

German (Büttner): occupational name for a cooper or barrel-maker, German Büttner, an agent derivative of Middle High German büte(n) ‘cask’, ‘wine barrel’. This name occurs chiefly in eastern German-speaking regions. Compare Binder , Bittenbender , Boettcher , Schaeffler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank Buettner in household of Jacob Buettner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank K Buettner in household of Jacob Buettner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank Buettner, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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