When Walter Sylvester Freeman was born on 9 March 1882, in Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States, his father, Walter Freeman, was 44 and his mother, Caroline Lamoreaux, was 35. He married Winifred Maria Wright on 22 February 1906. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Plymouth, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Romulus, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1930. He died on 13 December 1938, in Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Inkster, Wayne, Michigan, United States.
English: from Middle English freman, fremon ‘freeman, free-born man’ (Old English frēomann, frīgmann), used also occasionally as a personal name. As an African American surname it was in many cases adopted as a name denoting a man freed of slavery. See also Fryman and Free .
Irish: Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Ó Saoraidhe (see Seery ).
Americanized form of French Lafrenière (see Lafreniere ).