Charles Lewis Krohn

5 December 1905–27 April 1998 (Age 92)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Lewis

When Charles Lewis Krohn was born on 5 December 1905, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles H R Krohn, was 39 and his mother, Laura Jane Snauffer, was 35. He lived in Sunbury, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Shamokin Dam, Snyder, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 27 April 1998, in Selinsgrove, Snyder, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 92.

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Charles Lewis Krohn
Florence Mae Frymire

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 1
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers
Age 1
A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
Age 26
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Hans, Kurt, Erwin, Claus, Eldor, Gerhard, Guenther, Klaus, Uwe, Armin, Ewald.German (also Kröhn): nickname for a tall, thin person with long legs, from Middle High German krān, krōn ‘crane’. Compare Krahn .German: from an old personal name based on Old High German gruoni ‘green’.

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

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Sources (4)

  • Charles L Krohn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles L Krohn in household of William Frymire, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charles L. Krohn - Government record: birth-name: Charles L. Krohn

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