Frederick P. Wirtz

Brief Life History of Frederick P.

When Frederick P. Wirtz was born on 30 September 1865, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Theodore Wirtz, was 30 and his mother, Wilhelmina Keisker, was 30. He married Elizabeth "Lizzie" Sherlock on 20 February 1884, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Missouri Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1870 and St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. He died on 25 November 1911, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Frederick P. Wirtz
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Sherlock
Marriage: 20 February 1884
Martha Elizabeth Wirtz
John P Wirtz
Nellie Wirtz
Elizabeth "Pibbits" Wirtz
Catherine Ruth Wirtz
Marie Wirtz
Frederick Thomas Wirtz
Beatrice Wirtz

Sources (22)

  • Fred Mertz, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Fred Wirtz - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Fred Wirtz
  • Frederick Wirtz, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

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.

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

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


from a pet form of the personal name Wertwein.

patronymic from Wirth 3.

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

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