Harley Elmer Freye

1885–1961 (Age 75)
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Harley Elmer

When Harley Elmer Freye was born on 10 June 1885, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Hiram Freye, was 35 and his mother, Louise H. Schumann, was 21. He married Elva Louisa Baker on 13 August 1905, in Fennimore, Grant, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years and Wisconsin, United States in 1961. He died on 3 April 1961, in Dane, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harley Elmer Freye
Elva Louisa Baker
Marriage: 13 August 1905
Lois Elta Freye
Carson Kit Freye
Oscar George Freye
Ralph E Freye
Robert H Freye

Spouse & Children

13 August 1905
Fennimore, Grant, Wisconsin, United States


  • Lois Elta Freye


  • Carson Kit Freye


  • Oscar George Freye


  • Ralph E Freye


  • Male1925–1979Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Hiram Freye


  • Louise H. Schumann




World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Frey .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harley E Freye in household of Henry Julich, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harley E Freye, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harley E Freye, "United States Census, 1940"

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