Anton Albert Freund

1895–1979 (Age 83)
Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Anton Albert

When Anton Albert Freund was born on 22 December 1895, in Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Engelhard Albert Freund, was 32 and his mother, Ida Wiegand, was 28. He married Eleanor Margaret Katherine Kelsh on 23 November 1915, in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Dunleith Township, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Julien Township, Dubuque, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 18 August 1979, in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Anton Albert Freund
Eleanor Margaret Katherine Kelsh
Marriage: 23 November 1915
Robert Albert Freund
Mildred M Freund
George A Freund

Spouse & Children

23 November 1915
Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Engelhard Albert Freund


  • Ida Wiegand




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 12

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

Age 22

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname for a companionable person, from Middle High German vriunt ‘friend’.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Freund ‘friend’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anton A Freund in household of Albert Freund, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Anton Freund, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anton A Freund, "Iowa State Census, 1925"

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