Myron H. Freshour

13 April 1843–18 May 1915 (Age 72)
Hopewell Center, Hopewell, Ontario, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Myron H.

When Myron H. Freshour was born on 13 April 1843, in Hopewell Center, Hopewell, Ontario, New York, United States, his father, John Freshour, was 44 and his mother, Catharine Dunkle, was 33. He married Irene E. Parker on 1 November 1882, in Mason, Ingham, Michigan, United States. He lived in Hopewell, Ontario, New York, United States for about 30 years and Vevay Township, Ingham, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died on 18 May 1915, in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Mason, Ingham, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Myron H. Freshour
1843–1915
Irene E. Parker
1851–1928
Marriage: 1 November 1882

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 November 1882Mason, Ingham, Michigan, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · Moving the State Capital
    Age 4
    The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.
    1863
    Age 20
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 673;2007: 1301; 2010: 1905)Americanized form of German Froschauer (or Fröschauer), a habitational name from any of several places called Froschau, from Old High German frosc ‘frog’ + ouwa ‘wet land’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Frushour

    Sources (15)

    • Myron Freshour in household of John Freshour, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Myron H. Freehour, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
    • Myron Freshour in household of John Freshour, "United States Census, 1860"

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