William Frizzell

Male20 October 1821–3 May 1884

Brief Life History of William

When William Frizzell was born on 20 October 1821, in Belmont, Ohio, United States, his father, Thomas N Frizzell, was 31 and his mother, Mary Midkiff, was 20. He married Rebecca Orr on 23 December 1845, in Belmont, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Franklin Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died on 3 May 1884, in Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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William Frizzell
Rebecca Orr
Marriage: 23 December 1845
James Orr Frizzell
William M Frizzell
Emeline Frizzell

Sources (26)

  • William Frizell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: William Frizzell - Published information: birth-name: William Frizzell
  • William Frizzell, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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  • Marriage
    23 December 1845Belmont, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (7)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 4

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 15

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.


    Age 25

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: nickname from Old French fresel, frisel ‘lace, ribbon, braid, brooch, frill, ruff’, for someone with an ornate style of dress, or ‘object of little value’ (a diminutive of frese, of ancient Germanic origin).

    Scottish: from Anglo-Norman French fresel ‘strawberry’, an alternative form of Fraser .

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

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