Frederick William Lenz

8 January 1934–13 March 2013 (Age 79)
Wilton, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Frederick William

When Frederick William Lenz was born on 8 January 1934, in Wilton, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Frederick William Lenz, was 38 and his mother, Grace Elizabeth Chandler, was 37. He died on 13 March 2013, in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Frederick William Lenz
1934–2013
Mary Grasso
1935–

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 1
The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1945 · German U-Boats Surrender at Portsmouth
Age 11
Starting on May 15, 1945, four German U-Boats surrendered at Portsmouth, New Hampshire after being captured by Allied forces.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins
Age 21
The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Erwin, Kurt, Gerhard, Hans, Frieda, Hannelore, Heinz, Helmut, Horst, Aloys, Baerbel.German: from a personal name, in which two originally distinct names have fallen together: from a pet form of the personal name Lorenz , and the ancient Germanic personal name Lanzo, which was originally a short form of any of several compound names with land ‘land’ as the first element, e.g. Lambrecht (see Lambert ). This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine), Poland, and Czechia. Compare Lentz .German: in some cases, a nickname from Middle High German lenze ‘spring’ from lang ‘long’, since in this season the days grow longer. The name may also have been bestowed on someone who was born in the spring or who owed rent or service at that time of year, or it may have denoted someone who was of a sunny and spring-like disposition.

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

Possible Related Names

Lorenz
Lentz
Lents
Lenzen
Lenze

Sources (7)

  • Fred Lenz in household of Fred W Lenz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Lenz, "United States 1950 Census"
  • F William Or Bill Lenz, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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