William Hamblin Freeman Jr

Male4 February 1858–6 February 1944

Brief Life History of William Hamblin

When William Hamblin Freeman Jr was born on 4 February 1858, in Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, William Hamblin Freeman Sr, was 24 and his mother, Angeline Ameret Stocking, was 23. He married Mary Ann WINTERS on 25 November 1880, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He immigrated to World in 1892 and lived in Riverton, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 8, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 6 February 1944, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Riverton City Cemetery, Riverton, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hamblin Freeman Jr
Susan Marinda Bullock
Marriage: 15 July 1901
Mary Freeman
Willis "B" Freeman
Phoebe Freeman
Clyde B Freeman
Marinda Freeman
Edith Freeman
Lyda Freeman
Ella Freeman
Ralph "B" Freeman
Ruth Freeman

Sources (80)

  • Wm Freeman in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
  • Wm Hamilton Freeman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • William H Freeman in entry for Clyde B Freeman and Ruth E Wright, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 July 1901Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1861 · The 14th Brooklyn is Known as The Red Legged Devils

    Age 3

    The 14th Regiment New York State Militia, or 14th Brooklyn, was constituted on May 13, 1847. The 14th Brooklyn received the nickname “The Red Legged Devils” due to their vibrant red trousers. At the time, most Union regiments wore blue. The volunteer militia, led by Colonel Alfred M. Wood, consisted primarily of abolitionists from Brooklyn. They served between the years of 1861 through 1864 and were known for their grit and determination and never stood down from a fight.


    Age 5

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 23

    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

    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 ).

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

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