William Joseph Frederick

1845–1914 (Age 69)
Pike, Indiana, United States

The Life of William Joseph

When William Joseph Frederick was born on 7 March 1845, in Pike, Indiana, United States, his father, Joseph Frederick, was 26 and his mother, Catherine Lee Barrett, was 28. He married Harriet E. Clements on 22 April 1866, in Pike, Boone, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Clay Township, Pike, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 21 March 1914, in Decker, Knox, Indiana, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Bedell Cemetery, Decker, Knox, Indiana, United States.

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William Joseph Frederick
Harriet E. Clements
Marriage: 22 April 1866
Edward F. Frederick
Lilly May Frederick
Joseph Perry Frederick
Sara Jane Frederick
Riley Rufus Frederick
Luticia Frederick
Nettie Ann Frederick
Flora Ethel Frederick
Isabell Frederick

Spouse & Children

22 April 1866
Pike, Boone, Indiana, United States


+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1845–1914Male

  • David Fredrick


  • Mary Jane Frederick


  • Catherine Frederick


World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 6

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements frid, fred ‘peace’ + rīc ‘power’, introduced into England from France by the Normans. See also Friedrich .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William Fredrick in household of Joseph Fredrick, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Frederick, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Harriet E Clements, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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