Frank Leslie Waterman

about 1871–April 1954 (Age 83)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Frank Leslie

When Frank Leslie Waterman was born about 1871, in Indiana, United States, his father, William Andrew Waterman, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Melissa Banks, was 23. He married Emma C Guenther on 1 December 1904, in Allen, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Monroeville, Monroe Township, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1880 and Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died in April 1954, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Frank Leslie Waterman
Emma C Guenther
Marriage: 1 December 1904
Celeste C Waterman
Leslie Orville Waterman

Spouse and Children

1 December 1904
Allen, Indiana, United States


    Celeste C Waterman


    Leslie Orville Waterman


Parents and Siblings

    William Andrew Waterman


    Sarah Melissa Banks






    Orland Victor Waterman


    Claud A Waterman


    Ralph William Waterman


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for the servant of a man called Wa(l)ter ( see Water 1).2 English and Dutch: occupational name for a boatman or a water carrier, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a stretch of water ( see Water 2).3 Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Wasserman(n), an occupational name for a watercarrier. Compare 2 above.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank L. Waterman in household of William A. Waterman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Frank L Waterman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank L Waterman, "United States Census, 1930"

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