Delila Frey

1828–1899 (Age 71)
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Delila

When Delila Frey was born on 15 April 1828, in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Frey, was 23 and her mother, Nancy Brenner, was 21. She lived in Newton Township, Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1860 and Union Grove, Whiteside, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 21 April 1899, in Kirwin, Phillips, Kansas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Kirwin Cemetery, Kirwin, Phillips, Kansas, United States.

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John Frey
Nancy Brenner
Delila Frey
Christian J Frey
Benjamin Frey
Aaron Frey
Anna Frey
Dr John Adam Frey

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 2

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.

Age 33

Kansas is the 34th state

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’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Delilah M Frey in household of John Frey, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Delila Fry in household of John Fry, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Delilah Fry in household of John Fry, "United States Census, 1870"

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