Frank J. Nerad Sr.

25 January 1880–10 July 1953 (Age 73)

The Life of Frank J.

Frank J. Nerad Sr. was born on 25 January 1880, in Czechoslovakia as the son of Frank S Nerad and Julia Benca. He married Mary Klement before 1903, in Czechoslovakia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 10 July 1953, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States.

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Frank J. Nerad Sr.
Mary Klement
Marriage: before 1903
Frank John Nerad
Mary Frances Nerad
Anna Francziska Nerad

Spouse and Children

before 1903


Parents and Siblings

    Frank S Nerad


    Julia Benca




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 3

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 Czech and Sorbian: unflattering nickname for a fussy, picky person, from nerad ‘dislike’.2 Slovenian: perhaps a nickname from the adverb nerad ‘unwillingly’, ‘reluctantly’.

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

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