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Frederick HOLDREN

Male 1843 - 1902  (58 years)


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  • Name Frederick HOLDREN 
    Born 23 Jun 1843  PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1902 
    Cause: Heart failure 
    Buried Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Information from Richard Duprel :

      CIVIL WAR PENSION INFORMATION:

      Frederick Holdren cert #269895 - PVT Company F, 1st Reg, ILL 6th Arty.

      Enrolled 1 Feb 1862 at Mulugin Grove, IL.
      Mustered out 7 Mar 1865 at Springfield, IL.
      May 1864 - on Atlanta Campaign
      July Sept 1864 absent from Roll
      Sept 1864 treated for chronic diarrhea by Hiram Carahan, Compton, Lee Co., IL. while on sick furlough.

      RESIDENCES:

      Mulungin Grove, IL. 1857-1862
      moved to Ames Station, Story Co., Iowa 1870
      moved to Webster City, Iowa 1875
      moved to Mason City, IA. 1876
      moved to Hopkins Nodaway Co. MO. 1880
      moved to Clarinda Page Co., Iowa 1881
      moved to Bedford P.O. Taylor Co., Iowa 14 Jan 1883
      moved to Maryville P.O. Nodaway Co., MO. 29 Jul 1885
      moved to Lincoln P.O. Lancaster Co., Neb 1 Jul 1891
      moved to Seward P.O. Seward Co., Neb 25 Apr 1894
      moved to David City, Columbia P.O..). Butler Co., Neb 14 Jul 1897
      moved to Nat'l Military Home. Kansas 7 Feb 1900

      affidavit signed by Hattley Holdren, 6 Aug 1889, Rising Sun, Neb.

      VITAL STATISTICS: 7 Feb 1900

      Born: 1843, Height: 5' 7", Weight: 145

      1st wife Priscilla Nichols. Divorced 25 Jun 1893 at Lincoln, Neb.

      Children of 1st marriage:

      Luza Holdren born 11 Jun 1868
      Hattley Holdren born 19 Aug 1869
      Winfield Holdren born 5 Jan 1871
      Eldora Holdren born 13 May 1872
      Matthias Holdren born 18 Sep 1873
      Walden Holdren born 21 Jun 1878
      Harley Holdren born 5 May 1883

      2nd wife: Amanda Vinion. Married 1 May 1898 at Nilzena, Harzan Co., MO.
      (no children)

      Frederick Holdren was in Capt. Cheney's Batty. Enrolled 1 Feb 1862 at Mulugin's Grove. Lost in action 22 July 1864 clothing accounting to $17.83. Mustered out 7 Mar 1865 at Springfield, IL, age 19

      (2) Civil War Research Database [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000:

      Frederick Holden
      Residence: Malugin's Grove, Illinois
      Occupation:
      Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 01 February 1862. Enlisted in Company Battery F, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Illinois on 25 February 1862. Mustered out Company Battery F, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Illinois on 07 March 1865 .

      (3) Civil War Compiled Military Service Records [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 1999-:

      Surname: Holdren
      Given Name: Frederick
      Middle Initial:
      Company: F
      Unit: 1 Illinois L. Art'y
      Rank - Induction: Private
      Rank - Discharge: Private
      Notes:
      Allegiance: Union

      (4) Civil War Pension Index [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000:

      Name of Soldier: Holdren, Frederick
      Service: F 1 Ill. L. A.
      Date of Filing: [Illegible] June 16
      Claim: Invalid
      Application No.: 377253
      Certificate No.: 269895

      (5) Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War <http://www.suvcwdb.org/home/records.php?action=view&id=201829>:

      Last Name: Holdren
      First Name: Frederick
      Birth: 23 Jun 1843
      Death: 23 Jun 1902 [Note by compiler: Did Frederick really die on his birthday?]
      Age: 62
      Civil War: Union
      Unit Designation: 104th
      State: Illinois
      Branch: Light Artillery
      Company/Ship: Co. F
      Rank: Private
      Enlisted: 1 Feb 1862
      Discharged: 7 Mar 1865
      Misc Info: Birth: Germany [Note by compiler: According to other sources, he was born in PA], Cause of death: Heart failure, Resided 1001 N 19th St., Lincoln, NE, also spelled Holden
      Cemetery Information:
      Cemetery Name: Wyuka
      Cemetery Street: 3600 O Street
      City, Town, Village: Lincoln
      Township: # 02622
      County: Lancaster
      State/Country: Nebraska
      Grave Markers: Military Headstone
      Cemetery Burial Records Checked

      (6) A household headed by Frederick HOLDERN is listed in the 1870 census of Brooklyn Township, Lee County, IL.

      Frederick is listed in the 1870 census as a farm laborer who was then 35 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1835. According to the 1870 census, he was born in PA.

      Listed with Frederick is his wife, Priscilla, who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1848. According to the 1870 census, she was born in MI.

      Also listed with Frederick is his daughter, Lurie, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1868. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Frederick is his daughter, Hattie, who was then 10 months old; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1869. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      (7) A household headed by Frederick HOLDEN is listed in the 1880 census of Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, IA.

      Frederick is listed in the 1880 census as a day laborer who was then 36 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1844. According to the 1880 census, he was born in PA, his father was born in NJ, and his mother was born in PA.

      Listed with Frederick is his wife, Priscilla, who was then 29 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1851. According to the 1880 census, she was born in MI, and both of her parents were born in Canada.

      Also listed with Frederick is his daughter, Lulu, who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1870. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IL, her father was born in NJ, and her mother was born in MI.

      Also listed with Frederick is his daughter, Hattey, who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1872. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IL, her father was born in NJ, and her mother was born in MI.

      Also listed with Frederick is his son, Winfield, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1873. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, his father was born in NJ, and his mother was born in MI.

      Also listed with Frederick is his daughter, Eldora, who was then 6 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1874. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IL, her father was born in NJ, and her mother was born in MI.

      Also listed with Frederick is his son, Matthias, who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1875. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, his father was born in NJ, and his mother was born in MI.

      Also listed with Frederick is his son, Walter, who was then 1 year of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1879. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, his father was born in NJ, and his mother was born in MI.

      (8) U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007:

      Name: Frederick Holdren
      Birth Year: abt 1843
      Keyed Birth Location: Penna
      Birth State: Pennsylvania
      Admitted Year: 1895
      Age at Admission: 52
      State: Kansas
      County: Leavenworth
      City: Leavenworth
      Branch: Western Branch

      [Note by compiler: According to the record included in this database, (1) Frederick was admitted to the home on 8 June 1895, and was discharged at his request on 5 September 1896; and (2) Frederick was re-admitted to the home on 21 December 1898, and was discharged at his request on 25 December 1900.]

      (9) www.findagrave.com:

      Frederick Holdren
      Birth: Unknown
      Death: Unknown

      Served with Co. F of the 1st IL Light Artillery during the Civil War.

      Inscription: 1ST ILL. L. A. CO. F

      Burial: Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, USA
      Plot: Sec-15 GAR Sp-12

      Created by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd
      Record added: Sep 19, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 58897211
    Person ID I4199  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 

    Father Mathias HOLDREN, Sr.,   b. 28 Jul 1800, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1886, Butler County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth FRENCH,   b. 22 Oct 1797, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1885, Butler County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Family ID F2506  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Amanda VINION 
    Married 1 May 1898 
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F2505  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Priscilla NICHOLS,   b. 1848, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1922, Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Divorced 30 Jun 1893  Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F2514  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) The Evening News,Lincoln, NE, 1 July 1893: Priscilla Holdren was yesterday awarded a divorce and the custody of her children because Frederick had been cruel to her and was an habitual drunkard.