Frederick Robert Moellering

11 March 1884–16 February 1935 (Age 50)
Dimmick Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States

The Life of Frederick Robert

When Frederick Robert Moellering was born on 11 March 1884, in Dimmick Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, his father, Heinrich Frederick Wilhelm Moellering, was 46 and his mother, Dorothea Kunegunda Jacobs, was 35. He married Frances K Klebel on 25 November 1914, in Spencer, Clay, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Pleasant Mound Township, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Richland Township, Dickinson, Iowa, United States in 1930. He died on 16 February 1935, in Estherville, Emmet, Iowa, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Saint Patricks Cemetery, Estherville, Emmet, Iowa, United States.

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Frederick Robert Moellering
Frances K Klebel
Marriage: 25 November 1914
Dorothy Frances Moellering

Spouse and Children

25 November 1914
Spencer, Clay, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 1

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 14

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German (Westphalia; Möllering): patronymic from Moeller .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fred Moellering, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fred Moellering, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Fred Moellering in household of Dora Moellering, "United States Census, 1900"

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