He married Louisa Barter at Enmore Green, Shaftesbury, on 26th December 1931. By the 1939 Register he was living in Enmore Green, Shaftesbury, and was working as a Painter. He later moved to 65 Coppice Street, Shaftesbury. His death was recorded in the Salisbury, Wiltshire, Registry in 1965 and he was buried at St. Rumbold's Church, Cann, Shaftesbury, on 17th April 1965.
Sadly Frederick's brothers Harry and Sidney both died in the war in 1918, less than a month apart.