Henry C Mecklem Jr

Male24 February 1902–January 1970

Brief Life History of Henry C

When Henry C Mecklem Jr was born on 24 February 1902, in New York, United States, his father, Henry Clay II Mecklem, was 31 and his mother, Florence Louisa Harding, was 23. He lived in East Orange, Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1910 and Middletown Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. He died in January 1970, in Glen Mills, Thornbury Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 67.

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Henry C Mecklem Jr
Mabel H Decker

Sources (5)

  • Harry C Mecklen in household of Henry C Mecklen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry C Mecklim, "New Jersey, Reclaim the Records, New Jersey Birth Index, 1901-1903"
  • Henry Mecklem, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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World Events (8)

1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 3

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 15

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.


Age 18

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant (with shifted stress) of Irish McGlynn or Scottish Gaelic McLean . Compare Macklin .

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

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