Walter Fremont Church

Male30 March 1865–11 September 1922

Brief Life History of Walter Fremont

When Walter Fremont Church was born on 30 March 1865, in South Otselic, Otselic, Chenango, New York, United States, his father, Samuel Church, was 47 and his mother, Susannah Thompson, was 43. He married Mary E. Muncy on 7 June 1894, in Harrison, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Otselic, Otselic, Chenango, New York, United States for about 5 years and Camp Cody, Luna, New Mexico, United States in 1922. He died on 11 September 1922, in Greeley, Weld, Colorado, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in DeRuyter, Madison, New York, United States.

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Walter Fremont Church
Mary E. Muncy
Marriage: 7 June 1894
Muriel Francis Church

Sources (19)

  • Fremont Church in household of Samuel Church, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: W. Fremont Church - Government record: birth-name: Walter Fremont Church
  • W Freemont Church, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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  • Marriage
    7 June 1894Harrison, West Virginia, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 1

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries: 1869, Weld, Colorado Territory, United States 1876: Weld, Colorado, United States

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 16

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name mostly found in southern and midland England, for someone who lived near a church, or possibly an occupational name for someone who worked at a church, such as a verger or sexton, from Middle English chirche ‘church’. The word comes from Old English cyrice, ultimately from medieval Greek kyrikon, for earlier kyriakōn (dōma) ‘(house) of the Lord’, from kyrios ‘lord’. Compare Kirk .

    Americanized form (translation into English) of German Kirch .

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

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