Fred Fegley

1891–1948 (Age 56)
Kansas, United States

The Life of Fred

When Fred Fegley was born in December 1891, in Kansas, United States, his father, James William Fegley, was 25 and his mother, Lucy Adella Lowery, was 19. He lived in Kingman, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Vacaville, Solano, California, United States in 1910. He died on 29 February 1948, at the age of 56, and was buried in Dixon, Solano, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James William Fegley
Lucy Adella Lowery
Philip Earl Fegley
Pearl Fegley
Pearl L Fegley
Fred Fegley
Nellie L Fegley
Lucille Fegley
Hellen J Fegley
Gladys Fegley
Genevieve Fegley
Nevada Fegley
Celia B Fegley
William H Fegley

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1887–1954Male

  • Pearl Fegley


  • Pearl L Fegley


  • Male1891–1948Male

  • Nellie L Fegley


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 15

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 16

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vögli, metonymic occupational name for a bird catcher or nickname for someone with birdlike features, from a diminutive of Vogel .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Fred Fegley in household of James Fegley, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Fred Fegley in household of James Fegley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fred Fegley in household of James W Fegley, "United States Census, 1900"

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