Joseph (Pop) Frank

Joseph (Pop) Frank

Male 1899 - 1982  (83 years)

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  • Name Joseph (Pop) Frank 
    Born 12 Jul 1899  Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Oct 1982  Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Per his daughter, Katherine Frank Bovitch, Joseph "Pop" Frank did not have a middle name. May, 2014.

      Joseph Frank died in a nursing home while living in the Girard, Ohio area (just outside of Youngstown, Ohio). He is buried in Jefferson Memorial Cemetary in Pleasant Hills, Pennsylvania ( a suburb of Pittsburgh).

      His Social Security Number was 187-26-6027.

      The 1900 Federal Census for Pittsburg (sic) City, Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, taken on the 4th Day of June, 1900, Enumeration District No. 196 Sheet No. 5 (?), copy in the possession of Michael A. McKenzie shows the following:


      Name Date of BirthAge
      Frank, William HeadNov. 186336
      Frank, Rachel WifeSept. 187128
      Frank, Samuel SonApril 188416
      Frank, Morris SonDec. 188514
      Frank, Sadie DaughterJune 189010
      Frank, Etta DaughterMay 18955
      Frank, Rebecca DaughterJune 18973
      Frank, Joseph SonSept. 18998/12

      The place of birth for Joseph's mother and father is Poland (Russ.) The Census reflects that William Frank came to this country in 1882 and that Rachel followed in 1884. William's occupation was listed as that of "Teamster".

      The Census also reflects that William and Racel had been married 18 years, which would have meant that Rachel was eleven (11) years old when they were married.

      1940 Census Information:

      Name:Joseph Frank
      Age:40
      Estimated Birth Year:abt 1900
      Gender:Male
      Race:White
      Birthplace:Pennsylvania
      Marital Status:Married
      Relation to Head of House:Head
      Home in 1940:Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
      Map of Home in 1940:View Map
      Street:Juliet Street
      House Number:3206
      Farm:No
      Inferred Residence in 1935:Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
      Residence in 1935:Same Place
      Resident on farm in 1935:No
      Sheet Number:7A
      Number of Household in Order of Visitation:129
      Occupation:Newsboy
      House Owned or Rented:Rented
      Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented:25.00
      Attended School or College:No
      Highest Grade Completed:Elementary school, 5th grade
      Hours Worked Week Prior to Census:78
      Class of Worker:Working on own account
      Weeks Worked in 1939:52
      Income:0
      Income Other Sources:Yes
      Neighbors:View others on page
      Household Members:
      NameAge
      Joseph Frank40
      Ethel Frank39
      Richard Frank14
      Louise Frank12
      William Frank4
      Mary Jane Frank1
    Person ID I00166  McKenzie Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2019 

    Father William Wewel (Trikansky) Frank,   b. Nov 1863, Poland (Russia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1935, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Rachel Serasky,   b. Apr 1871, Poland (Russia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1906, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1881  Poland (Russia) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marian Ulmer,   b. 12 Mar 1901, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1988, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Katherine Marie Frank,   b. 13 Jul 1923, Pittsburgh, Allegany County, Pennsylvania USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 2018, Deerfield Beach, Broward County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)  [natural]
     2. Richard Joseph Frank,   b. Private  [private]
     3. Louise Gertrude Frank,   b. 14 Jul 1927, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 2007, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F00019  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ethel Yadesky,   b. Masontown, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1934  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Frank,   b. Private  [private]
     2. Mary June Frank,   b. Private  [private]
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F00178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo of Joseph Frank Circa 1918
    Photo of Joseph Frank Circa 1918
    Joseph Frank and Dogs 1943
    Joseph Frank and Dogs 1943
    Joseph, Mary (Ulmer) and Katherine Frank - 1923
    Joseph, Mary (Ulmer) and Katherine Frank - 1923


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