Frederick Gramse

2 December 1824–20 September 1906 (Age 81)
Rogasen, Obornik, Posen, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Gramse was born on 2 December 1824, in Rogasen, Obornik, Posen, Prussia, Germany, his father, Peter GRAMSE, was 30 and his mother, Rosina Zieske, was 20. He married Juliane Henrietta Amelia David on 4 December 1854, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Kansas, United States in 1905 and Ontario, Canada in 1946. He died on 20 September 1906, in Oskaloosa, Jefferson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Pleasant View Cemetery, Oskaloosa, Jefferson, Kansas, United States.

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Frederick Gramse
Juliane Henrietta Amelia David
Marriage: 4 December 1854
Fredrick Gramse
Bertha Gramse
Amelia Molly Gramse
Rudolph Gramse
Henry David Gramse
Anna Gramse
Adolph Gramse
Arthur Tell Gramse
Charles Gramse
Julius Gramse
Albert Gramse

Spouse and Children

4 December 1854
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 6

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 28

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Name Meaning

Eastern German: of Slavic origin; see Grams .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Grimes, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Frederick Gramse, "Kansas State Census, 1905"
  • Fred Gramse in household of F S Robohn, "Kansas State Census, 1895"

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