Abraham Freese

Brief Life History of Abraham

When Abraham Freese was born on 1 January 1756, in Athens, Athens, Greene, New York, United States, his father, Jacob Freese, was 57 and his mother, Rebecca Van Loon, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Freese
1698–1789
Rebecca Van Loon
1719–1799
John Freese
1741–1814
Rebecca Freese
1745–
Jacob Frees
1747–
Dorothea Freese
1750–1848
Rachel Freese
1753–1843
Abraham Freese
1756–
Maria Freese
1759–
Magdalena Freese
1761–

Sources (1)

  • Abraham Freese, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

World Events (8)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1776

New York is the 11th state.

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

German: northern variant of Fries 1.

Dutch: variant of Frese .

English: metonymic occupational name for a weaver of frieze, a coarse woolen cloth with a thick nap, from Middle English frise, frese (Old French frise).

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

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