Frances Glenna Knife

16 December 1916–18 December 1985 (Age 69)
Troy, Miami, Ohio, United States

The Life of Frances Glenna

When Frances Glenna Knife was born on 16 December 1916, in Troy, Miami, Ohio, United States, her father, Ora Chester Knife, was 27 and her mother, Ada May Doll, was 26. She married Guy Alandis Rozell on 1 June 1937, in Jay, Indiana, United States. She died on 18 December 1985, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Wheelock Cemetery, West Milton, Miami, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Guy Alandis Rozell
Frances Glenna Knife
Marriage: 1 June 1937

Spouse and Children

1 June 1937
Jay, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Ada May Doll




    Floyd Emerson Knife


    Marvin H Knife




    Harold Eugene Knife


+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War

Age 1

Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 19

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Kneip .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Francis Rozell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Francis G Knife in household of Ora Knife, "United States Census, 1930"
  • A Francis Knife in household of C Ora Knife, "United States Census, 1920"

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