Daniel Freeman’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 26, 1826

Death Date

Dec 30, 1908

Age of Death

82 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Dec 30, 1908



The doctor Daniel Freeman died at the age of 82. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Doctor and Civil War soldier remembered for his role in two important legal decisions of the late nineteenth century. Not only was he the first person to claim land under the 1862 Homestead Act, but as the plaintiff in the Daniel Freeman v. John Scheve case, he was also the first to argue for separation of church and state in the United States.

His marriage to Elizabeth Wilber produced three children. He later married Agnes Suiter, his deceased brother’s former fiancee. The couple raised seven children.