When Henry Emil Conrad was born on 27 February 1843, in Bodenrode-Westhausen, Eichsfeld, Thuringia, Germany, his father, Josef Konradi, was 24 and his mother, Maria Anna Stitz, was 19. He married Mary Anna Elizabeth Schmidt on 10 September 1867, in New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Bear Grove Township, Guthrie, Iowa, United States for about 40 years. He died on 3 March 1932, in Adair, Adair, Iowa, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, North Branch, Guthrie, Iowa, United States.
German: variant of Konrad and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. It was also adopted as a surname by Ashkenazic Jews.
French (mainly Alsace and Lorraine): from the personal name Conrad, of ancient Germanic origin, or a Frenchified form of the German cognate Konrad .
English (Middlesex): from an Anglicized form of the German personal name Konrad .
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