Dewey William McKinley Freeman

Male2 June 1898–5 October 1933

Brief Life History of Dewey William McKinley

When Dewey William McKinley Freeman was born on 2 June 1898, in Douglas, Gentry, Missouri, United States, his father, Samuel Posey Freeman Jr, was 40 and his mother, Rebecca Ellen Pierce, was 34. He had at least 1 daughter with Maude Evalina Upshaw. He lived in Richland Township, Douglas, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Flatwoods, Ripley, Missouri, United States in 1930. He died on 5 October 1933, in Beaver Dam Township, Butler, Missouri, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Ripley, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dewey William McKinley Freeman
1898–1933
Maude Evalina Upshaw
1902–1941
Rozella Agnes Freeman
1924–1996

Sources (10)

  • Mckinley B Freeman in household of Daniel Freeman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Dewey Mckinley Freeman - birth: 16 May 1898; Missouri, United States
  • McKinley Freeman, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 10

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English freman, fremon ‘freeman, free-born man’ (Old English frēomann, frīgmann), used also occasionally as a personal name. As an African American surname it was in many cases adopted as a name denoting a man freed of slavery. See also Fryman and Free .

Irish: Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Ó Saoraidhe (see Seery ).

Americanized form of French Lafrenière (see Lafreniere ).

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

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