Helen Cecilia "Nellie" Frey

1889–1954 (Age 65)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Helen Cecilia "Nellie"

When Helen Cecilia "Nellie" Frey was born on 9 July 1889, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, David Joseph Frey Sr., was 24 and her mother, Nellie Garvin, was 21. She died on 8 November 1954, in Brookfield, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Proviso Township, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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John R. Hardyman
Helen Cecilia "Nellie" Frey

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    David Joseph Frey Sr.





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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 3

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

German: status name for a free man, as opposed to a bondsman or serf, in the feudal system, from Middle High German vrī ‘free’, ‘independent’.

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

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  • Nellie Frey, "Illinois Births and Christenings, 1824-1940"

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