Oscar Alton Frailey

29 August 1904–2 June 1981 (Age 76)
Elizabethtown, Hardin, Illinois, United States

The Life of Oscar Alton

When Oscar Alton Frailey was born on 29 August 1904, in Elizabethtown, Hardin, Illinois, United States, his father, Charles Alexander Frailey, was 24 and his mother, Amy Florence Stalions, was 18. He lived in McFarlan Precinct, Hardin, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 2 June 1981, at the age of 76, and was buried in Empire Cemetery, Elizabethtown, Hardin, Illinois, United States.

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 6

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 21

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Frohlich .

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

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  • Oscar Failey in household of Chas Failey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Oscar A Frailey in household of C A Frailey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Oscar Frailey in household of Charles Frailey, "United States Census, 1920"

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