Oakes, Frederick Warren was born on September 28, 1860 in Troy, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Appleton and Lucy J. (Stickney) Oakes.
Bachelor of Arts, Bates College, Maine, 1888, Master of Arts, 1893. Bachelor of Divinity, Yale Division School, 1891.
Deacon, 1893, priest, 1894, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector Church of All Saints, Denver, 1893-1897. Founder, 1894, and since superintendent, The Oakes Home (church home for invalid strangers), Denver.
Chaplain Church of Our Merciful Saviour.
Married Mabel Underhill, of Yonkers, New York, June 16, 1891.