George Lorenzo Frisby

2 March 1852–27 January 1929 (Age 76)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George Lorenzo

When George Lorenzo Frisby was born on 2 March 1852, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Frisby, was 43 and his mother, Elizabeth Ruff, was 37. He married Charlotte Sweeting on 14 July 1875, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Echo, Summit, Utah, United States in 1880 and Park City, Summit, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 27 January 1929, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Greenwood Memorial Terrace, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Lorenzo Frisby
1852–1929
Charlotte Sweeting
1858–1938
Marriage: 14 July 1875
George William Frisby
1876–1953
Lorenzo Frisby
1878–1878
Elizabeth Lillian Frisby
1879–1962
Harriet Frisby
1881–1882
Ruby Eileen Frisby
1883–1935
James Frisby
1884–1884
Martha Inez Frisby
1887–1957
Charlotte Frisby
1889–1889
John Patrick Frisby
1891–1971
Joseph Raymond Frisby
1893–1895
Gladys Winifred Frisby
1894–1894
Clifford Frisby
1895–1897
Raymond Frisby
1895–1895
Ellis Frisby
1896–1897
Alice Frisby
1896–1946
Florence Audrey Frisby
1900–1995
David Frisby
1902–1902

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 July 1875Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (17)

    +12 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1871
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries 1871: Spokane Falls, Stevens, Washington Territory, United States 1879: Spokane Falls, Spokane, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Spokane Falls, Spokane, Washington, United States 1891: Spokane, Washington, United States
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 23
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Frisby on the Wreake or Frisby by Gaulby, or another lost Frisby in Leicestershire, all named with Old Norse Frīsa ‘Frisians’ + ‘farm, settlement’, meaning ‘The farmstead of the Frisians’. Compare with Fries .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Frisbie
    Fries
    Frisbee
    Frisbey

    Story Highlight

    Ephraim and Sarah Ann Lowe Frisby

    BIOGRAPHY OF EPHRAIM AND SARAH ANN (LOWE) FRISBY Ephraim Frisby was the sixth of eleven children. He was born January 30, 1847 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He had four brothers: Willis, Da …

    Sources (36)

    • Lorenzo Frisbie, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Lou Frisby in entry for John P Frisby and Myra Ford, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • Lorenzo Frisby in entry for George William Frisby, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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