William Thomas Frazier

MaleNovember 1870–

Brief Life History of William Thomas

When William Thomas Frazier was born in November 1870, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, his father, Thomas Frazier, was 37 and his mother, Mary Jane Crooks, was 25. He lived in North Platte, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Frazier
1833–1892
Mary Jane Crooks
1845–1908
Sarah A. Frazier
1869–1912
William Thomas Frazier
1870–
Bertha "Birdie" Mable Frazier
1872–1940
Genevieve "Jenny" Jane Frazier
1874–
James Phillips Frazier
1877–1929
Franklin "Frank" Frazier
1881–1886
Mildred Marie Frazier
1884–1942

Sources (7)

  • William Frazier in household of Thomas Frazier, "United States Census, 1880"
  • 1920 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 31

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Fraser .

Americanized form of French Frégeau (see Fregeau ).

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

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