Harry Dubois

December 1885–
New York, United States

The Life of Harry

When Harry Dubois was born in December 1885, in New York, United States, his father, Atwater Dubois, was 29 and his mother, Emma Leeta, was 28. He married Ethel Knapp on 12 August 1913, in Cayuga, New York, United States. He lived in Greenville, Greene, New York, United States in 1900.

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Harry Dubois
Ethel Knapp
Marriage: 12 August 1913

Spouse and Children

12 August 1913
Cayuga, New York, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Atwater Dubois


    Emma Leeta




    Ella Harriet Dubois



World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 31

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

French and English (Norman and Huguenot): topographic name for someone who lived in a wood, from the fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’ + French bois ‘wood’ ( see Bois ). In both England and America the name has been translated as Wood .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry Dubois in household of Atwater Dubois, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harry Dubois, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Harry Dubois, "New York, Church and Civil Marriages, 1704-1995"

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