Alice Frisk

23 April 1905–7 July 1994 (Age 89)
McLeod, Ransom, North Dakota, United States

The Life Summary of Alice

When Alice Frisk was born on 23 April 1905, in McLeod, Ransom, North Dakota, United States, her father, Peter Frisk, was 37 and her mother, Ida Scherrer, was 27. She married John Dennis Foley on 28 February 1926, in Breckenridge, Wilkin, Minnesota, United States. She lived in West End Township, Richland, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and Freeman Township, Richland, North Dakota, United States for about 20 years. She died on 7 July 1994, in Lisbon, Ransom, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

John Dennis Foley
1897–1980
Alice Frisk
1905–1994
Marriage: 28 February 1926

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1926Breckenridge, Wilkin, Minnesota, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 1
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
    1906 · Licencing Butchers
    Age 1
    A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
    1929
    Age 24
    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Anders, Erik, Mats.Danish and Swedish: from Frisk, a byname meaning ‘healthy’.

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

    Sources (4)

    • Elice Foley in household of Peter Frisk, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Alice Frisk in household of Peder Frisk, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Alice Frisk - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Alice Frisk

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