Henry Krauss


Brief Life History of Henry

When Henry Krauss was born in 1893, in New York, United States, his father, Jacob Krauss, was 29 and his mother, Lizzie Krauss, was 29. He lived in Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1920.

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Jacob Krauss
Lizzie Krauss
Fred Krauss
Lizzie Krauss
Elizebeth Krauss
Henry Krauss
George Krauss

Sources (2)

  • Henry Krauss in household of Jacob Krauss, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry Krauss in household of Jacob Krauss, "United States Census, 1910"

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Siblings (5)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.

1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 24

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 34

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Kurt, Siegfried, Heinz, Hans, Helmut, Ernst, Erwin, Gerhard, Inge, Karl-Heinz, Theodor.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kraus .

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

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