William B. Frieze

8 December 1879–
Polk, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William B.

William B. Frieze was born on 8 December 1879, in Polk, Missouri, United States as the son of Elizabeth B Wilson.

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Elizabeth B Wilson
1822–1892
William B. Frieze
1879–

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World Events (3)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 2
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 3
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 25
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Friese or Vrieze .

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

Possible Related Names

Friese

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