Catharina J Freund

1878–1976 (Age 98)
McHenry, McHenry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Catharina J

When Catharina J Freund was born on 23 March 1878, in McHenry, McHenry, Illinois, United States, her father, Johann H. Freund, was 27 and her mother, Anna May, was 23. She married Mathias J Rauen on 4 September 1901, in McHenry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Burton Township, McHenry, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Spring Grove, McHenry, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 20 July 1976, at the age of 98, and was buried in McHenry, McHenry, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Catharina J Freund
Mathias J Rauen
Marriage: 4 September 1901
Arnold John Rauen

Spouse & Children

4 September 1901
McHenry, Illinois, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Johann H. Freund


  • Anna May




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 7

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 26

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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)

  • Catherine R Ranen in household of Math Ranen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Katharine Ranen in household of Math Ranen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Catherine J Rauen in household of Mathias J Rauen, "United States Census, 1930"

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