Catharina F. Freund

1861–1950 (Age 88)
Johnsburg, McHenry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Catharina F.

When Catharina F. Freund was born on 5 May 1861, in Johnsburg, McHenry, Illinois, United States, her father, Joeph Friend, was 31 and her mother, Anna Catharina Wagener, was 33. She married William Benjamin Schendt on 10 November 1895, in Fairfield Township, Clay, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Fairfield, Clay, Nebraska, United States for about 30 years and Liberty Township, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States in 1930. She died in 1950, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Catharina F. Freund
1861–1950
William Benjamin Schendt
1864–1941
Marriage: 10 November 1895
Anna Marie Schendt
1886–
Edward Schendt
1902–
Margaret Schendt
1888–
Mary Schendt
1891–
Mary Agnes Schendt
1891–1992
William Joseph Schendt
1896–1978
Theodore Schendt
1899–1955
Vincent F Schendt
1905–1982

Spouse & Children

  • Female1861–1950Female

  • William Benjamin Schendt

    Male1864–1941Male

MARRIAGE
10 November 1895
Fairfield Township, Clay, Nebraska, United States
children

(8)

  • Anna Marie Schendt

    Female1886–Female

  • Margaret Schendt

    Female1888–Female

  • Mary Schendt

    Female1891–Female

  • Female1891–1992Female

  • Male1896–1978Male

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Joeph Friend

    Male1829–1893Male

  • Anna Catharina Wagener

    Female1828–1898Female

siblings

(10)

  • Anna Maria Freund

    Female1855–1857Female

  • Anna Maria Freund

    Female1855–1895Female

  • Stephen Freund

    Male1857–1913Male

  • Peter Freund

    Male1859–1880Male

  • Female1861–1950Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867

Age 6

Nebraska is the 37th state.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 24

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname for a companionable person, from Middle High German vriunt ‘friend’.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Freund ‘friend’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Katie Friend in household of Joseph Friend, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Cathrine Schendt in household of William B Schendt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine Schendt in household of Bernard Schendt, "United States Census, 1910"

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