Heinrich “Henry” Conrad Stroh

7 January 1862–3 July 1937 (Age 75)
Washington Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States

The Life of Heinrich “Henry” Conrad

When Heinrich “Henry” Conrad Stroh was born on 7 January 1862, in Washington Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States, his father, J. Conrad Stroh, was 39 and his mother, Christina Louisa Kellermeyer, was 30. He married Anna Schwede on 24 September 1913, in Auglaize, Ohio, United States. He lived in New Knoxville, Washington Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Wapakoneta, Auglaize, Ohio, United States for about 7 years. He died on 3 July 1937, in Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Wapakoneta, Auglaize, Ohio, United States.

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Heinrich “Henry” Conrad Stroh
Anna Schwede
Marriage: 24 September 1913

Spouse and Children

24 September 1913
Auglaize, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    J. Conrad Stroh


    Christina Louisa Kellermeyer




    Telena Maria Stroh


    Magdelena Maria Stroh




    Arnold Conrad Stroh


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 20

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German strō ‘straw’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a dealer in straw, or a nickname for an exceptionally thin man or someone with straw-colored hair.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry C Stroh, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry Stroh, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Stroh in household of Conrod Stroh, "United States Census, 1870"

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