Name: Karl Wilhelm FRASCH
Birth: APR 4 1890 in Corning, Perry, Ohio 1
Death: APR 21 1967 2
Burial: Sylvan Heights, Uniontown, Fayette Co PA 3
The McCandlish-Black Family History, Compiled by ELIZABETH BLACK (Worthington, Ohio: 1935, reproduced online by Heritage Quest), pp. 78, contains the notation as follows:
KARL WILHELM FRASCH (652)
Graduate of Denison University, member Sigma Chi Fraternity and Phi Beta Kappa, member 1st Gas Regiment Co. I., World War. Married February 6th, 1924, Eleanor Martin. Residence Uniontown, Pennsylvania.
Karl Wilhlem Frasch of Bremen, Fairfield Co, OH, b April 4, 1890 at Corning, OH, registered for the WW I draft. He was single and his occp was as a Salesman (Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; Registration Location:
Fairfield County, Ohio; Roll: 1832195; Draft Board: 0). He thereafter was noted as having served and was listed as: Frasch, Karl W NA Lancaster, O. Br Corning, O Co M 333 Inf Co I 3 Bn 1 Gas Regt Hon disch Dec 16/18 (Ancestry.com. Ohio
Soldiers in WWI, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005. Original data: The Official Roster of Ohio Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the World War, 1917-18. Columbus, OH, USA: The F.J. Heer Printing Co., 1926).
In 1930 Karl W Frasch, 40 b OH and first married at age 35 and parents b OH, who owned his home valued at $10,000 and had a radio, lived in Pennsylvania with his wife Eleanor 35 b Cuba and first married at age 16, her father b England and mother b
IL; also in the home were step children William Martin 19 b IL and Francis 17 b Indiana (1930 Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2041; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 108; Image: 1100.0; FHL microfilm: 2341775).
On April 2, 1942 Karl William [sic as printed, K W as signed] Frasch born April 4, 1890 at Corning, Ohio, registered for the WW II draft and listed his permanent contact as Eleanor Frasch. He was a salesman for a furniture company (Ancestry.com. U.S.
World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942; (NARA); Washington, D.C.; State Headquarters: Pennsylvania; Microfilm Series: M1951; Microfilm Roll: 99).
Father: George John FRASCH b: MAY 29 1860 in Ohio
Mother: Nina May HOLCOMBE b: MAY 30 1866 in Bremen, Fairfield Co, OH
Eleanor Covington <MARTIN> b: SEP 17 1894 in Cuba
FEB 6 1924
in Uniontown, PA
- Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962 Ind Proj C00611-3 Film No 2113828
Karl Wilhelm Frasch on 04 Apr 1890 at Corning, Perry, Ohio
parents: George John Frasch 30 b Logan, OH & Nina May Holcombe 24 b Bremem, OH
- Soc Sec record # 178-07-0762 shows dob as 4 Apr 1890 with soc sec card issued
in PA and dod of Apr 1967, last residence in Fayette, Pennsylvania 15401
- PA Hist & Museum Comm, Harrisburg, PA; PA Veterans Burial Cards 1929-1990
Arch Coll No: Ser 1-4; Folder 163. FRASCH, Karl W b 4-4-1890 d 4-21-1967
served 7-22 to 12-16-1918 Sgt 1st Class Inform Eleanor C Frasch, Wid