Henry Albert Dries

18 March 1903–9 September 1991 (Age 88)
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Henry Albert

When Henry Albert Dries was born on 18 March 1903, in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Henry Dries, was 29 and his mother, Annie Ruprecht, was 21. He married Viola Mae Thornhill in 1921, in Vassalboro, Kennebec, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Belleville, Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1930. He died on 9 September 1991, in Asbury Park, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Tinton Falls, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Albert Dries
1903–1991
Viola Mae Thornhill
1906–1990
Marriage: 1921
Lillian May Dries
1923–1986
Howard Henry Dries
1925–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1921
Vassalboro, Kennebec, Maine, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Dries

    Male1874–Male

    Annie Ruprecht

    Female1882–Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1903–1991Male

    Fred Dries

    Male1905–Male

    William Dries

    Male1907–Male

    Caroline Dries

    Female1909–Female

    Theodore Dries

    Male1911–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 2

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. 
1927

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant spelling of Drees .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Harold J Dries in household of Henry J Dries, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry A Dries in household of Henry Dries, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry A Dries, "United States Census, 1940"

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