FREEMAN EIGHMY, grain and lumber dealer at McFarland; was born in Dutchess Co., N. Y., in April 1830; he emigrated to Dane Co, Wis., in September, 1856; stopped a short time at McFarland, then went to Madison, and thence to Beaver Dam; whence, in 1858, he returned to McFarland, and has since been engaged in the grain and lumber trade. He was married in Dane Co., Wis., in 1862, to Eliza, daughter of Adolphus and Sophia Siggelkow, a native of Germany, who came to Wisconsin with her parents when 10 or 11 years old, they have four children—Freeman, Amelia, Albert and Frank W.

1880 History of Dane County, Town of Dunn, p. 1204-1205.