Advertisement
Advertisement

Nikolaus Fritz (1895 - 1921)

A photo of Nikolaus Fritz
Add photo
Nikolaus Fritz
1895 - 1921
Born
c. 1895
Death
November 10, 1921
Manhattan County, New York United States
Summary
Nikolaus Fritz was born c. 1895. He died on November 10, 1921 in New York United States at 26 years old.
Updated: August 14, 2013
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Nikolaus Fritz. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Nikolaus's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Nikolaus is always remembered.
Update biography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Nikolaus' life so that he is always remembered.

Biography
Nikolaus Fritz
Most commonly known as
Nikolaus Fritz
Full name
Did Nikolaus go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Unknown. Did Nikolaus move a lot? Where was his last known location?
Last known residence
Male
Gender
Nikolaus Fritz was born
Birth
Nikolaus Fritz died on in Manhattan County, New York United States
Death
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for Nikolaus.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Nikolaus Fritz?
Burial / Funeral
Heritage

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Nikolaus' ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Nikolaus born and where did he live?
Childhood

Education

Did Nikolaus finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Nikolaus attend?

Religion

Was Nikolaus a religious man?

Baptism

Was Nikolaus baptized?
Adulthood

Professions

Share what Nikolaus did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Nikolaus' life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did Nikolaus serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Advertisement
Advertisement
Nikolaus' immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Fritz family tree.

Nikolaus's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Nikolaus Fritz Nikolaus Fritz
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Nikolaus' family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Nikolaus.

Cancel

Share Nikolaus' obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Nikolaus Fritz passed away on November 10, 1921 in New York United States at age 26. He was born c. 1895. There is no information about Nikolaus' family.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Nikolaus' lifetime.

In 1895, in the year that Nikolaus Fritz was born, on March 15th, in County Tipperary, Ireland, Michael Cleary killed his wife of 8 years, Bridget, and burned her body. His defense was that his "wife" was a changeling that was left in his real wife's place when she was abducted by fairies. He was nonetheless convicted and imprisoned for manslaughter. He spent 15 years in prison.

In 1900, by the time he was just 5 years old, a massive hurricane, known as the Great Galveston hurricane, hit Galveston Texas. Winds hit up to 145 miles an hour (category 4) and it remains the single most deadly event in U.S. history. Between 6,000 and 12,000 died (most estimates are around 8,000 dead). The population of Galveston at the time was about 36,000 people in 1900.

In 1904, when he was just 9 years old, the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1910, at the age of merely 15 years old, Nikolaus was alive when Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

In 1921, in the year of Nikolaus Fritz's passing, on March 4, Warren G. Harding became President. Previously a U.S. Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Ohio State Senator, Harding was a popular President. But many scandals plagued his short administration (he died in office after 2 and a half years), including the revelations of one of his mistresses and the Teapot Dome scandal. Historically, Harding is rated as one of the worst Presidents.

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later." Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends. These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top