Frances D. Shetka

3 December 1896–30 August 1985 (Age 88)
Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Frances D.

When Frances D. Shetka was born on 3 December 1896, in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States, her father, Thomas Shetka, was 37 and her mother, Mary Shambour, was 30. She married Cornelius Jacob Hammer about 1916, in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States. She lived in Barron, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and Port Orchard, Kitsap, Washington, United States in 1920. She died on 30 August 1985, in Roseville, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Mendota Heights, Dakota, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius Jacob Hammer
Frances D. Shetka
Marriage: about 1916

Spouse and Children

about 1916
Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 11

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Frances D Hammer in household of Charles M Shaffer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frances Hammer in household of Cornelius J Hammer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frances Shetka in household of Mary Shetka, "United States Census, 1910"

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