Frederick Leaver Sheets

24 October 1865–4 May 1911 (Age 45)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Frederick Leaver

When Frederick Leaver Sheets was born on 24 October 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Elijah Funk Sheets, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Leaver, was 26. He married Elizabeth Martha Bitner on 10 April 1896, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Haden, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 4 May 1911, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Frederick Leaver Sheets
Elizabeth Martha Bitner
Marriage: 10 April 1896
Harold Bitner Sheets
Bernal Sheets
Fredrick Barr Sheets
Elizabeth Sheets

Spouse and Children

10 April 1896
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 16

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schütz( see Schutz ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fred Sheets in household of Eliezer Sheets, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Frederick L Sheets, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fred L. Sheets, "United States Census, 1900"

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