Frederick Houk

Brief Life History of Frederick

When Frederick Houk was born on 13 October 1777, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, his father, Nicholas Houk, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Maria Mauser, was 26. He married Elizabeth Reden on 28 August 1800, in Burke, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States for about 20 years. He died in June 1875, in Renfro Valley, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States.

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Frederick Houk
Elizabeth Reden
Marriage: 28 August 1800
George Houk
Catherine L "Caty" Houk
Charity Houk
Fanny Houk
Joseph Houk
Alfred D. Houk
Sarah Houk
Frederick Houk Jr
James F. Houk
Serelda Houk

Sources (4)

  • Fredrick Houk, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Houk, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Fredrick Houk, "United States Census, 1850"

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

1789 · Becomes 12th State

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Hoek .

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

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