Albert Frehner

Brief Life History of Albert

When Albert Frehner was born on 3 September 1863, in Herisau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland, his father, Johann Jakob Frehner, was 35 and his mother, Anna Elizabetha Schoch, was 34. He married Matilda Reber on 20 April 1888, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He immigrated to Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1901 and lived in Alamo, Lincoln, Nevada, United States in 1950. He died on 26 February 1957, in Logandale, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Logandale Cemetery, Logandale, Clark, Nevada, United States.

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Albert Frehner
Matilda Reber
Marriage: 20 April 1888
Harvey Albert Frehner
Albert Curtiss Frehner
Harry Samuel Frehner
Anna Isabel Frehner
Wallace Frehner
Ethel Frehner
Edith Frehner
Ida Frehner
Merle Frehner
Lee Frehner
Vernon Frehner
Roxie Frehner
Vivian Frehner

Sources (66)

  • Albert Frehner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Albert Frehner - birth: 3 September 1863; Herisau, Appenzell, Switzerland
  • Albert Frehuer, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: metronymic from the female personal name Frene or an occupational name meaning ‘bondsman of a woman called Frene’. The name is testified in old documents as the name of Saint Verena of Zurzach in Aargau, Switzerland.

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

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Rebers of Southern Utah, Arizona and Nevada

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