Joseph Austin Frymier

23 September 1877–17 January 1969 (Age 91)
Gilmer, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Joseph Austin

When Joseph Austin Frymier was born on 23 September 1877, in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States, his father, Harrison Herbert Frymier, was 26 and his mother, Eliza Ellen Matheny, was 17. He lived in Braxton, West Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Birch Magisterial District, Braxton, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 17 January 1969, at the age of 91.

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Harrison Herbert Frymier
Eliza Ellen Matheny
Joseph Austin Frymier
Victoria Frymeyer
Icy Frymire
Luie Frymier
Goff Frymier
William Frymier
James Frymyer
Herbert Frymyer
Sarah Frymier
Harrison Frymyer

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 24

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Freimeier ( see Freemyer ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joe A Frymyer in household of Harrion H Frymyer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Frymyer in household of Harrison Frymyer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph Frymyer in household of Harrison H Frymyer, "United States Census, 1940"

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