Henry Friesen

1890–1961 (Age 70)
Waldheim, Saskatchewan, Canada

The Life of Henry

When Henry Friesen was born on 14 July 1890, in Waldheim, Saskatchewan, Canada, his father, Herman Friesen, was 39 and his mother, Aganetha Bartsch, was 22. He lived in Mountain Lake Township, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States in 1900. He died in 1961, in Waldheim, Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Henry Friesen
Hulda Hilda Peters

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Herman Friesen


  • Female1868–1948Female



  • Herman J Friesen


  • Cornelius Friesen


  • Male1890–1961Male

  • Johann Friesen


  • Anna Friesen


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World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 3

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 19

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from Fries .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Henrick Friesen in household of Herman Friesen, "United States Census, 1900"

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