Charles Otto Frey

25 April 1914–22 December 2002 (Age 88)
Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Charles Otto

When Charles Otto Frey was born on 25 April 1914, in Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States, his father, Otto Carl Frey, was 28 and his mother, Emma M. C. Zink, was 37. He married Dora Alice Powell on 30 December 1939, in Wood, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Burton, Genesee, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 22 December 2002, at the age of 88.

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Charles Otto Frey
Dora Alice Powell
Marriage: 30 December 1939
female Frey
Marjorie Jeanne Frey

Spouse and Children


    Dora Alice Powell


30 December 1939
Wood, Ohio, United States


    female Frey


    Marjorie Jeanne Frey


Parents and Siblings


    Emma M. C. Zink




    Emerson Frey



    Edwin Frank Frey


World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: status name for a free man, as opposed to a bondsman or serf, in the feudal system, from Middle High German vrī ‘free’, ‘independent’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles O Frey in household of Otto O Frey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles O Frey in household of Otto C Frey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles O Frey, "United States Census, 1940"

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