Henrietta Studt

21 December 1876–May 1968 (Age 91)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of Henrietta

Henrietta Studt was born on 21 December 1876, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States as the daughter of Henry Studt. She married August Keppen on 11 May 1898, in Delray, Wayne, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Detroit Ward 18, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Detroit Ward 20, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died in May 1968, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

August Keppen
Henrietta Studt
Marriage: 11 May 1898
Elmer William Keppen
Mabel Keppen

Spouse and Children

    August Keppen



11 May 1898
Delray, Wayne, Michigan, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Henry Studt




World Events (8)

1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 3

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1881 · Center of Stove Manufacturing

Age 5

During the late 19th century, cast-iron stove manufacturing became Detroit's top industry and later the city received the nickname, "Stove Capital of the World."
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle Low German stute, a particular kind of loaf made with white flour.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henrietta Keppen in household of Elmer Keppen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Etta Keppen in household of August Keppen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henrietta Keppen in household of August Keppen, "United States Census, 1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.