Samuel Kapner (1910 - 1996)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Samuel Kapner’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Samuel so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Samuel’s biography.

Samuel Kapner Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Samuel Kapner and his immediate Kapner family. Add to Samuel Kapner's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Samuel.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Samuel Kapner? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Samuel finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Samuel attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Samuel did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Samuel Kapner is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Samuel's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Samuel's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Samuel a religious man? Add Samuel’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Samuel during various points of his life.

Timeline

1910 - In the year that Samuel Kapner was born, the Boy Scouts of America was incorporated. U.S. publisher W.D. Boyce was visiting England when he became lost in the London fog. An unknown Boy Scout helped him find his way out, declining a tip (he said that he was a Boy Scout and was doing his good deed for the day). Boyce was so impressed that he incorporated the Boy Scouts of America when he returned home. Its purpose was "to teach boys patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred values."

1911 - He was merely 1 year old when British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

1987 - At the age of 77 years old, Samuel was alive when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

1995 - When he was 85 years old, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

1996 - In the year of Samuel Kapner's passing, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

Samuel Kapner Family Tree

Who was Samuel’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Samuel’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Samuel's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Samuel Kapner
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Samuel's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Samuel Kapner is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Samuel Kapner passed away on June 17, 1996 at age 86. There is no known cause of death for Samuel. He was born on April 16, 1910. We are unaware of information about Samuel's surviving family. We know that Samuel Kapner had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Samuel Kapner? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Samuel is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Samuel Kapner

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources