Frank Cletos Krafft

18 December 1870–12 February 1953 (Age 82)
Reynoldsburg, Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life of Frank Cletos

When Frank Cletos Krafft was born on 18 December 1870, in Reynoldsburg, Franklin, Ohio, United States, his father, Christian Krafft, was 29 and his mother, Belinda Merril Hanna, was 29. He married Sarah Isabelle Brown on 10 June 1894. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Truro, Truro Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died on 12 February 1953, at the age of 82, and was buried in Reynoldsburg, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Cletos Krafft
Sarah Isabelle Brown
Marriage: 10 June 1894
William Neal Krafft
Charles Burgess Krafft
Margaret Geraldine Kraft

Spouse and Children

10 June 1894


Parents and Siblings

    Christian Krafft


    Belinda Merril Hanna




World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

German and Swedish: variant spelling of Kraft .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank C Keafft, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank C Krafft, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank C Krafft, "United States Census, 1940"

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