Moses Freligh

12 October 1787–
Saugerties, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Moses

When Moses Freligh was born on 12 October 1787, in Saugerties, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States, his father, Samuel Freligh Froelich, was 32 and his mother, Elisabetha Shoemaker, was 29. He married Annatje Hommel on 22 February 1823, in Katsbaan, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States in 1850.

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Moses Freligh
Annatje Hommel
Marriage: 22 February 1823
Solomon Hommel Freligh
Henry Moses Freligh
Jane M. Freligh
Jane Maria Freligh
Catherine Elizabeth Freligh
Jeremiah Freligh
Benjamin F Freligh
Peter Abraham Freligh
Racheal Ann Freligh

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1823Katsbaan, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1788 · The First Presidential Election
    Age 1
    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York
    Age 10
    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 32
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Froehlich .

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Moses Freligh in household of Christian C Frieg, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Moses in entry for Jeremiah Freligh and Margaret Asmer, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"
    • Moses Freligh in household of Peter W Freligh, "United States Census, 1860"

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