Henry Ladewig

1 October 1896–27 August 1937 (Age 40)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Ladewig was born on 1 October 1896, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Franz G Ladewig, was 37 and his mother, Helena Thiel, was 35. He died on 27 August 1937, in Bremen Township, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Hammond, North Township, Lake, Indiana, United States.

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Franz G Ladewig
Helena Thiel
Gustoph Ladewig
Frank Louis Ladewig
Emma Helene Ladewig
Henry Ladewig

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World Events (8)

1897 · The Union Loop Elevated
Age 1
The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 2
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
Age 12
Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Manfred.North German: variant of Ludwig .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (7)

  • Henry Ladewig in household of Frank Ladewig, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Lodewig in household of Frank Lodewig, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry Ladewig, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"

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