Frank M Garman Sr

Brief Life History of Frank M

When Frank M Garman Sr was born on 17 September 1887, in Benvenue, Reed Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Samuel Garman, was 42 and his mother, Susanna America Lukens, was 26. He married Florence c Wolpert in May 1908, in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in United States in 1949 and Duncannon, Perry, Pennsylvania, United States in 1950. He died on 20 December 1986, in Lower Allen, Lower Allen Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Duncannon, Perry, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Frank M Garman Sr
1887–1986
Florence c Wolpert
1887–1970
Marriage: May 1908
Marian Iona Garman
1908–2000
Beatrice Garman
1916–2001
Christina Fredericka Garman
1918–2007
Frank Samuel Garman Jr
1921–2005

Sources (19)

  • Unknown, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Frank M Garman Sr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Frank Garman, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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Name Meaning

Irish: from Mac Gormáin, Ó Gormáin, see Gorman . Compare Garmon 1.

English (southeastern): from the Middle English personal name Gormund (Old English Gārmund).

English: alternatively, a topographic name from Middle English gor(e), gar(e) ‘triangular piece of land’ (from Old English gāra) + man ‘man’, denoting a dweller at such a place. Compare Gore .

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

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