Frank A. Green

February 1866–1953 (Age 86)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Frank A.

When Frank A. Green was born in February 1866, in Ohio, United States, his father, George W. Green, was 33 and his mother, Loretta Lorilla Crafts, was 26. He married Altha Wininger in 1892, in United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Monona, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Onawa, Monona, Iowa, United States in 1925. He died in 1953, in Dunlap, Harrison, Iowa, United States, at the age of 87.

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Frank A. Green
Altha Wininger
Marriage: 1892
Greta Green
Vera Green
Lela Green
Ruth Green
Frank Floyd Green
Doris Green
Helen Green

Spouse and Children


    Altha Wininger


United States



    Vera Green



    Ruth Green



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Parents and Siblings

    George W. Green


    Loretta Lorilla Crafts





    Etta Greene


    William Adolphus Green



World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1867 · The Burtis Opera House

Age 1

The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: one of the most common and widespread of English surnames, either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green, Middle English grene (a transferred use of the color term). In North America this name has no doubt assimilated cognates from other European languages, notably German Grün ( see Gruen ).2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of German Grün or Yiddish Grin, Ashkenazic ornamental names meaning ‘green’ or a short form of any of the numerous compounds with this element.3 Irish: translation of various Gaelic surnames derived from glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’. See also Fahey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank Green in household of William Winegar, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank A Green, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Frank Green in household of Lorette Green, "United States Census, 1870"

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