Born: June 13, 1846, Boston, Massachusetts.
Died: November 8, 1916, Chicago, Illinois.
Buried: Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois.
Frederick was the son of George Root and Mary Olive Woodman.
He taught vocal music, and was a conductor, writer, lecturer, organist and composer.
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