Franklin G Rockefeller

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Franklin G Rockefeller

Also Known As: "Frank"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Richford, Tioga, NY, USA
Death: Died in Cleveland, Cuyhoga, OH, USA
Place of Burial: Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Avery Rockefeller, Sr. and Elizabeth "Eliza" Rockefeller (Davison)
Husband of Helen Elizabeth Rockefeller
Father of Alice Maud Rockefeller; Anna Beatrice Nash; William Scofield Rockefeller; Helen Effie Bowler and Myra Rockefeller
Brother of Lucy Briggs; John D. Rockefeller, Sr.; William Avery Rockefeller, Jr.; Mary Ann Rudd and Frances Rockefeller
Half brother of Clorinda Rockefeller Brown and Cornelia Rockefeller

Occupation: VP Standard Oil / Pres. Buckeye Steel
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About Franklin G Rockefeller

A newspaper clipping says that he "served three years in the Seventh Ohio infantry. He was under age when he ran away to enlist, but he chalked the figures 18 on the soles of his boots and, when he was asked his age by the recruiting officer, he replied—I'm over eighteen." The official Roster of Ohio Soldiers, War of the Rebellion, vol. 2, page 204, contains the following record: Seventh Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Company A ; Rockefeller, Franklin G.; private; age 18; date of entering the service, Sept. 20, 1861; period of service, 3 years. He was wounded in the battles of Chancellorsville and Cedar Mountain.

He is largely interested in iron mining in the Northwest and stock raising in the Southwest. His offices are in the Garfield Building, Cleveland.

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 588-9

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Franklin G Rockefeller's Timeline

1845
August 8, 1845
Richford, Tioga, NY, USA
1871
August 10, 1871
Age 26
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
1875
October 12, 1875
Age 30
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
1877
December 26, 1877
Age 32
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
1879
December 16, 1879
Age 34
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
1884
June 3, 1884
Age 38
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
1917
April 15, 1917
Age 71
Cleveland, Cuyhoga, OH, USA
April 17, 1917
Age 71
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States
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