Tony Freye

1891–1967 (Age 76)
Overisel, Allegan, Michigan, United States

The Life of Tony

When Tony Freye was born on 22 September 1891, in Overisel, Allegan, Michigan, United States, his father, Derk Freye, was 29 and his mother, Johana Dannenberg, was 23. He married Sadie Janette Lampen on 8 June 1915, in Overisel, Allegan, Michigan, United States. He died on 11 December 1967, in Hamilton, Allegan, Michigan, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Overisel Cemetery, Overisel, Allegan, Michigan, United States.

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Tony Freye
Sadie Janette Lampen
Marriage: 8 June 1915

Spouse & Children

8 June 1915
Overisel, Allegan, Michigan, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 12

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 21

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Frey .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Tonie Freye in household of Dirk Freye, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Tony Freye in entry for John William Peeks and Juella Dorinda Freye, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
  • Tony Freye, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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