Franklin Monroe Hartong

21 October 1877–10 May 1954 (Age 76)
Greensburg, Green Township, Summit, Ohio, United States

The Life of Franklin Monroe

When Franklin Monroe Hartong was born on 21 October 1877, in Greensburg, Green Township, Summit, Ohio, United States, his father, Hiram Hartong, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Neu, was 29. He married Leona Ellen Greenho on 17 September 1896, in Summit, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lake Township, Stark, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and Uniontown, Lake Township, Stark, Ohio, United States for about 5 years. He died on 10 May 1954, in Akron City Hospital, Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, Uniontown, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Monroe Hartong
Leona Ellen Greenho
Marriage: 17 September 1896
Clarence Arthur Hartong
Herbert Jay Hartong
Rhuie Irene Hartong
William Arnold Hartong
Fern Wilda Hartong
Leta Mae Hartong
Kathryn Marie Hartong
Marvin Leroy Hartong
Warren Eugene Hartong
Robert Paul Hartong

Spouse and Children

17 September 1896
Summit, Ohio, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Hiram Hartong


    Sarah Neu




    Clara A. Hartong



    Minnie Mae Hartong


    Ora Hartong



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Hartung .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Franklin M Hartong, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank M Hartong, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank M Hartong, "United States Census, 1920"

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