Byron Arthur Facks

13 October 1918–29 April 2001 (Age 82)
Allen, Indiana, United States

The Life of Byron Arthur

When Byron Arthur Facks was born on 13 October 1918, in Allen, Indiana, United States, his father, Henry George Facks, was 29 and his mother, Alice E. Harkenrider, was 24. He lived in Pleasant Township, Allen, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Yoder, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 29 April 2001, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 82.

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Byron Arthur Facks
Lois Ann Kauffman

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry George Facks


    Alice E. Harkenrider






    Helen M Facks


    Henry Robert Facks


    Pauline Facks


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Backhus .2 Latvian (Baks): derivative of the German surname.3 English: patronymic from Back 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Byron A E Facks in household of Henry H Facks, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Byron Facks in household of Henry Facks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Byron Facks in household of Henry Facks, "United States Census, 1930"

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