Frederick William Sasse

2 January 1888–24 May 1953 (Age 65)
Griswold, Cass, Iowa, United States

The Life of Frederick William

When Frederick William Sasse was born on 2 January 1888, in Griswold, Cass, Iowa, United States, his father, August A Sasse, was 35 and his mother, Augusta Alvena Herman, was 26. He had at least 1 daughter with Rosellen Hanton. He lived in Lincoln Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Wright Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. He died on 24 May 1953, at the age of 65, and was buried in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States.

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Frederick William Sasse
Rosellen Hanton
Pauline Teresa Sasse

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and North German: ethnic name for a Saxon, from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch sasse ‘Saxon’.2 French: from a Germanic personal name, Sahso, a reduced pet form of compound names formed with sahs ‘Saxon’ as the first element.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fred Sossa in household of Ferrtman Herman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Fredie Sasse in household of August Sasse, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Fred W Sasse in household of August A Sasse, "United States Census, 1930"

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