Frank Homer Bernhardt

Male17 November 1878–March 1966

Brief Life History of Frank Homer

When Frank Homer Bernhardt was born on 17 November 1878, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, his father, Johann Heinrich Christian Bernhardt, was 40 and his mother, Christina Geyer, was 42. He lived in State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States in 1900. He died in March 1966, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States.

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Frank Homer Bernhardt
1878–1966
Katherine E. Schaefer
1882–1971

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  • Frank H Bernhardt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Frank Homer Bernhardt - Published information: birth-name: Frank Homer Bernhardt
  • Frank Bernhard in household of John Ch Bernhard, "United States Census, 1880"

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 23

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Armin, Juergen, Ernst, Erwin, Helmut, Otto, Elfriede, Franz, Frieda, Fritz, Gerd.

German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Bernhard . The surname of German origin is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine), Hungary, and the Netherlands. Compare Barnard , Barnhardt , and Barnhart .

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

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