Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen, III

Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen, III

Male 1817 - 1885  (67 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and 11 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen 
    Suffix III 
    Born 4 Aug 1817 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 May 1885  Newark, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I363593  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2003 

    Father Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen, Jr.,   b. 7 Nov 1788, Millstone, New jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1820  (Age 31 years) 
    Mother Maria Dumont,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    Family ID F144061  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Matilde Elizabeth Griswold,   b. Abt 1823, New York City, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Jan 1842  Newark, Essex, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charlotte Louise Frelinghuysen,   b. Abt 1842,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen, IV,   b. Abt 1843,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. George Griswold Frelinghuysen,   b. Abt 1844,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Matilda Griswold Frelinghuysen,   b. Abt 1845,   d. 19 Oct 1906  (Age ~ 61 years)
     5. Theodore Frelinghuysen,   b. 17 Apr 1860, Newark, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Tillie Frelinghuysen,   b. Abt 1846,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Lucy Frelinghuysen,   b. Abt 1847,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Sarah Helen Frelinghuysen,   b. Abt 1848,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2003 
    Family ID F144434  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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  • Notes 
    • He was adopted by his Uncle Theodore who was born 3 28 1787 and died April 1, 1861

      Secretary of State
      Fostered commercial relations with Latin America, sent delegates to the Berlin Conference of 1884-1885 on theCongo
      Opened treaty relations with Korea

      Education: Rutgers College
      Occupation: Lawyer

      Government Positions
      City attorney of Newark 1849
      Member of city council in 1850
      Representative of New Jersey at a peace congress held in Washington, D.C. early in 1861
      Attorney General of New Jersey 1861-1866
      Senator from New Jersey 1866-1869
      Member of Electoral Commission of 1877 to decide the contested presidential election of 1876

      Trustee of Rutgers College 1851-1885


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