Henry Friesen

1915–1964 (Age 49)
Meade, Meade, Kansas, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Friesen was born on 18 April 1915, in Meade, Meade, Kansas, United States, his father, Henry H Friesen, was 31 and his mother, Katharina Friesen, was 30. He died on 27 May 1964, in Meade, Meade, Kansas, United States, at the age of 49.

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Henry H Friesen
Katharina Friesen
Katie Friesen
Abe K. Friesen
Martha K Friesen
Helen K. Friesen
Henry Friesen
Anna K. "Ann" Friesen
Elizabeth K. Friesen
John Friesen
Sarah K. "Sally" Friesen

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1884–1958Male

  • Katharina Friesen




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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 12

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

Age 14

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from Fries .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry Friesen in household of Henry H Friesen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry Friesen in entry for Henry H Friesen, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"
  • Henry K Friesen in entry for Mrs Helen K Isaac, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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