Frank William Taussig

28 December 1859–11 November 1940 (Age 80)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Frank William

When Frank William Taussig was born on 28 December 1859, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, William Tausig, was 33 and his mother, Adele Wuerpel, was 23. He married Edith Thomas Guild in 1888. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1938 and lived in Harrietstown, Harrietstown, Franklin, New York, United States in 1910 and Massachusetts, United States in 1940. In 1892, at the age of 33, his occupation is listed as professor in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 11 November 1940, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank William Taussig
1859–1940
Edith Thomas Guild
1861–1910
Marriage: 1888
William Guild Taussig
1889–1955
Mary Guild Taussig
1892–
Catharine C. Taussig
1896–
Helen Brooke Taussig
1898–1986

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1888
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 1
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    1861
    Age 2
    Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
    1881
    Age 22
    John Philip Holland was an inventor famous for designing the world's first submarines. After previous designs were rejected, Holland eventually received funding from the Fenians for a short time. In 1881, the Fenian Ram was launched into the Passaic River in northern New Jersey, marking the first successful submarine launch in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Jewish (from Bohemia): Germanized habitational name for someone from Taus (Domažlice in Czech, Toysk in Yiddish), a place in Bohemia. Compare Taus .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Taus

    Sources (38)

    • Framk Taussig in household of William Taussig, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Frank Taussig in household of William Taussig, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Frank W. Tanssig in entry for Catharine C. Tanssig, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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