Oscar Fricke, Register of Deeds, was born in Washington County in 1863, was Register of Deeds in 1906. Attending schools at Newburgh until 13 years of age, he moved with his family to a farm in the town of Eaton, where he helped his father clear a home in the middle of a pine forested area. As a young man, Fricke purchased a farm near Greenwood where he resided until 1891. Upon selling the farm, he entered business with B. Dangers at Greenwood, engaging in general mercantile business. Dangers withdrew from the firm with Fricke continuing. the business with a new partner, Rossman -- naming the firm, Fricke, Rossman & Company. Prior to being county register of deeds, he had served as a Greenwood city supervisor, assessor of the town of Eaton and chairman of the town board, seven terms on the county board of which two terms were as county board chairman.
Advertisement: Franckenberg & Fricke (General Merchandising)
Bio: Fricke (1900)
Bio: Fricke, Oscar (7-Dec-1900)
Bio: Fricke, William C. (History - 1820)
Obit: Fricke, Clara E. (1872 - 1941)
Obit: Fricke, Evelyn E. (1919 - 2001)
Obit: Fricke, Hazel F. (1916 - 1990)
Obit: Fricke, Henry (1822 - 1911)
Obit: Fricke, Oscar (1863 - 1911)
Obit: Fricke, William (1820 - 1897)
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