Edward W. Freeman

11 May 1837–27 February 1915 (Age 77)
Barrow, Rutland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward W.

When Edward W. Freeman was born on 11 May 1837, in Barrow, Rutland, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Freeman, was 45 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 41. He married Cornelia Jane Fuller on 28 February 1862, in Dane, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sioux Rapids, Buena Vista, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Spencer, Clay, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 27 February 1915, in Frederick, Brown, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Edward W. Freeman
1837–1915
Cornelia Jane Fuller
1843–1882
Marriage: 28 February 1862
William Jesse Freeman
1863–1941
Elizabeth Cordelia Freeman
1864–1943
Mary Jane Freeman
1867–1933
Hattie M. Freeman
1870–
Anna Laura Freeman
1875–
Mr. Freeman
1882–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 February 1862
Dane, Wisconsin, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Freeman

    Male1792–Male

    Elizabeth

    Female1796–Female

siblings

(6)

    Mary Freeman

    Female1817–Female

    John Freeman

    Male1817–Male

    Arnold Freeman

    Male1826–Male

    Jane Freeman

    Female1834–Female

    Male1837–1915Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1843

Age 6

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1846

Age 9

Iowa is the 29th state.
1863

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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)

  • Eduard Freeman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward Freeman in household of John Freeman, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Edward Freeman, "United States Census, 1870"

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