Tuesday, May 17, 2005

Charles Fredrick Freudenberg (1887-1942)

Charles Fredrick Freudenberg (1887-1942) Proprietor of Printing and Stationery Company (b. January 29, 1887, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA - d. July 30, 1942, 9:15 pm, 282 Willow Avenue, Lyndhurst, Bergen County, New Jersey, 07071-1831, USA)

Charles was born in 1887 to Maximillian S. Freudenberg (1857-1921) and Eloise Lindauer I (1860-1935).

Stationery Clerk:
He was living with his parents at 22 Hopkins Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey and working as a stationery clerk at the commission office during the 1910 Census.

On May 16, 1910 he married Julia Mary Buttomer (1883-1973) in Lyndhurst and they had one child: Charles Francis Freudenberg (1910-1979).

Lyndhurst, New Jersey:
From 1920 to 1930 Charles and Julia were living at 282 Willow Avenue in Lyndhurst, Bergen County, New Jersey.

Charles Fredrick Freudenberg died in 1942 of rectal cancer, he had been diagnosed two years earlier.

He was buried in Flower Hill Cemetery with his parents and some of his siblings. There is no marker for his cemetery plot.

His widow and son moved to Chicago after his death.

Only a single labeled photograph of him is known to exist, it had been taken at the funeral of his brother, Louis.