Frederick Wry

April 1879–19 March 1903 (Age 23)
Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Wry was born in April 1879, in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Albert D. Wry, was 42 and his mother, Ellen Lavenia Welsh, was 41. He lived in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1900. He died on 19 March 1903, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Albert D. Wry
Ellen Lavenia Welsh
Manfred Gershom Wrye
Edward Harris Wry
Charles Marina Wry
Albert Irvine Wrye
Frederick Wry

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World Events (7)

1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire

Age 1

On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.
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.

Age 7

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Belgian (Walloon): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements widu ‘wood’ + rīc ‘power’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Frederick T Wry in household of Manfred Wry, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Freddy Wry in household of Albert Wry, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Frederick C. Wry, "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"

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