Frederick was the 2nd of 2 children of Theodore B. Irvine and Estella E. Yarian. He married by 1915 to Ella Mathilda Jacobson (1891-1974). They are listed in the 1920 census of Fallon County, Montana, with 3 sons. He was a railroad agent. He was living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1939.
Children of Frederick and Ella: Theodore F. Irvine (ca.1915-unk) James E. Irvine (ca.1917-unk) Richard H. Irvine (1919-1990) Harry Bingham Irvine (1925-2008) Frederick Bruce Irvine (1930-2003)