Stephen Bernard Bodner

10 August 1890–28 February 1964 (Age 73)
Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Stephen Bernard

When Stephen Bernard Bodner was born on 10 August 1890, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States, his father, Joseph Bodnar, was 33 and his mother, Anna Takács, was 25. He married Anna Elizabeth Strasburger on 19 January 1914, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in United States in 1930. He died on 28 February 1964, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Stephen Bernard Bodner
Anna Elizabeth Strasburger
Marriage: 19 January 1914
Frances Bodner
Stephen E Bodner
Agnes Catherine Bodner

Spouse and Children

19 January 1914
Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States


    Frances Bodner



    Agnes Catherine Bodner


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Bodnar





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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 13

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 German: topographic name for someone who dwelt in a valley bottom, from an agent derivative of Middle High German boden ‘floor’, ‘bottom’.2 North German: nickname for someone who lived in a small dwelling, from a derivative of Middle Low German bōde, būde ‘booth’, ‘small house’, ‘cottage’.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name as in 1 or an occupational name from East Yiddish bodner ‘cooper’ (from Belorussian or older Ukrainian bodnár) ( see Bodnar ).

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

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  • Stieffer B?Odner in household of Joseph B?Odner, "New York State Census, 1905"

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