William Freeman

5 March 1828–26 November 1887 (Age 59)
New York, United States

The Life of William

When William Freeman was born on 5 March 1828, in New York, United States, his father, Thomas Freeman, was 45 and his mother, Persis Eldredge, was 34. He married Mary Aldrich on 27 December 1859. He lived in Michigan, United States in 1870 and Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 26 November 1887, in Manchester, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Manchester, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Freeman
1828–1887
Jane Victoria Force
1845–1881
Marriage: 9 October 1866
Lewis Thomas Freeman
1868–1948
Dennis Freeman
1868–
Frederick M Freeman
1870–1937
Arthur Charles Freeman
1872–1938
Ralph Freeman
1875–1941
Chauncey Freeman
1879–1931

Spouse and Children

    Male1828–1887Male

    Jane Victoria Force

    Female1845–1881Female

MARRIAGE
9 October 1866
Manchester, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States
children

(6)

    Male1868–1948Male

    Dennis Freeman

    Male1868–Male

    Frederick M Freeman

    Male1870–1937Male

    Arthur Charles Freeman

    Male1872–1938Male

    Ralph Freeman

    Male1875–1941Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1837

Age 9

Michigan is the 26th state.
1846

Age 18

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Free .2 Irish: Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Ó Saoraidhe ( see Seery ).3 In New England, an English equivalent of French Foissy ( see Foisy ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wm Freeman in household of Amasa Aldrich, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Freeman in household of Thomas Freeman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William Freeman, "United States Census, 1870"

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