Frances Kessler

Female17 June 1922–1 December 1986

Brief Life History of Frances

When Frances Kessler was born on 17 June 1922, in New York, United States, her father, Henry Bornin Kessler, was 24 and her mother, Christina Werner, was 22. She had at least 2 daughters with George Cook. She died on 1 December 1986, in her hometown, at the age of 64.

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George Cook
Frances Kessler
Lorraine Cook
Katherine Cook

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    World Events (8)

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 1

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

    Age 1

    Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.


    Age 19

    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    German, Dutch (of German origin), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a maker of copper cooking vessels, from an agent derivative of Middle High German keʒʒel ‘kettle, cauldron’, Middle Dutch ketel, modern German Kessel.

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

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