Kathryn Frances Stein

24 August 1889–7 August 1979 (Age 89)
Oregon, United States

The Life Summary of Kathryn Frances

When Kathryn Frances Stein was born on 24 August 1889, in Oregon, United States, her father, Ernest Heinrich Stein, was 25 and her mother, Kathryn Mayer, was 21. She married Bernd Carsten Buck on 1 April 1910, in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States for about 30 years. She died on 7 August 1979, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 89.

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Bernd Carsten Buck
Kathryn Frances Stein
Marriage: 1 April 1910
Bernard Carsten Buck
Kathryn Janet Buck

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 1
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898 · Oregon Historical Society
Age 9
The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.” 
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
Age 24
The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Stein ‘rock’, Middle High German stein, hence a topographic name either for someone who lived on stony ground or for someone who lived by a notable outcrop of rock or by a stone boundary marker or monument. It could also be a metonymic occupational name for a mason or stonecutter, or, among Jews, an ornamental name. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.2 Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Augustijn ( see Austin ).3 Norwegian: habitational name from any of ten or more farmsteads, notably in southeastern Norway, so named from Old Norse steinn ‘stone’.

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

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Sources (17)

  • Kate F Stein in household of Ernest H Stein, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Kathryn Buck in household of B C Buck, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Kathryn Buck in household of Bernd E Buck, "United States Census, 1930"

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