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Frank Agron
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Birth: 1887, Ukraine
Death: 1945

He was born 1887 in Novgorod, Seversk, Ukraine [part of Russia at the time], the son of Aaron Orlich Agron and his wife Rebecca Brezhenski.

He came to America in 1905, sailing from Hamburg on the S.S. Moltke and arriving at Ellis Island on 12 Jun. He came with relatives, although he didn't travel with his parents.

Passenger manifest for the S.S. Moltke sailing from Hamburg - Jun 12, 1905. Feiwisch Agronski was Frank Agron:
0023.  Agronski, Feiwisch M 18y S Russian, Hebrew, from Nogorcisk [Novgorod].

He joined the rest of his family in St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., Missouri.

He married 1908 in St Joseph, MO to his 1st cousin Frieda Horowitz [b. 1887 in Ukraine].

1912 - Frank became a naturalized American citizen:

St. Joseph Petitions, Name index to naturalization petitions ca. 1908-1976.
U.S. District Court, Wetern District of Missouri, Northern Division, St. Joseph MO, Record Group 21.
Agron Frank 9/18/1911 Russia 3,141

They were living in St. Joseph, MO in 1910, where Frank worked as a machine operator:

1910 census, Buchanan Co., MO, St. Joseph, p. 49
[a few doors away from his parents]
Frank Agron, 23, m1 of 1 yrs, Russian Yiddish, machine operator
Frieda, 23, m1 of 1 yr, 0 chdn, Russian Yiddish

By 1920, they were living across the state line in Brown Co., Kansas, where Frank was working as a junk dealer and they had two children:

1920 Brown Co., KS, Hiawatha, p. 21
Frank Agron, 33, came US 1904, m'd 1911, Russian Hebrew, junk dealer
Freda, 33, came US 1904, nat'rd 1911 (by marriage), Russian Hebrew
Simon S., 8, MO
Dorothy, 6, MO

Frank died 26 Jun 1945, Kansas City, MO, age 58, and was buried Kehilath Israel Blue Ridge Cemetery.

Frank's children

1. Simon E. Agron, b. 9 Sep 1911, St Joseph, MO.

2. Dorothy Agron, b. 1 Nov 1913, St Joseph, MO.

3. Joseph Agron, b. 2 Mar 1920, Hiawatha KS; m. Arline Hortense Peltzman, d/o Meyer Peltzman & Fannie Alport. She d. 1954, age 29, and was buried Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Kansas City, MO. They lived in Kansas City, KS at the time.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Aaron Orlich Agron (1865 - 1932)
  Rebecca Brezhinski Agron (1870 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Frieda Horowitz Agron (1887 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Agron (1920 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louis Agron (1880 - 1942)*
  Frank Agron (1887 - 1945)
  Lena Agron Eisen (1895 - 1981)*
  Irvin Agron (1896 - 1993)*
  Sam Agron (1899 - 1958)*
  Anna Agron Hoffman (1899 - 1977)*
  Alexander Agron (1901 - 1909)*
  Sarah Agron (1904 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kehilath Israel Blue Ridge Cemetery
Independence
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Bev Golden
Record added: Jun 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72197729
Frank Agron
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