Frank Anthony Amberg

1919–2000 (Age 81)
Waseca, Waseca, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Frank Anthony

When Frank Anthony Amberg was born on 5 April 1919, in Waseca, Waseca, Minnesota, United States, his father, Frank Paul Amberg, was 21 and his mother, Mildred Marie Anthony, was 15. He lived in Freedom Township, Waseca, Minnesota, United States in 1930. He died on 7 June 2000, in Waseca, Waseca, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Owatonna, Steele, Minnesota, United States.

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Frank Paul Amberg
Mildred Marie Anthony
Frank Anthony Amberg

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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 12

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.

Age 22

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name from any of several settlements called Amberg (literally ‘by the mountain’), including a city in Bavaria. It could also be a topographic name of identical etymology.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): possibly from 1; alternatively, it may be a habitational name from the city of Hamburg ( see Hamburger ). Many varieties of Yiddish lack h and -burg is sometimes replaced by -berg in Jewish family names.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank A Amberg dans le foyer de Frank P Amberg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mr Frank Anthony Amberg, "Minnesota, Clay and Steele County Obituaries, 1865-2006"
  • Frank Anthony Amberg, "Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002"

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