Harry Able Hetrick

Male14 November 1893–3 October 1918

Brief Life History of Harry Able

When Harry Able Hetrick was born on 14 November 1893, in Goodland, Sherman, Kansas, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Hetrick, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Ellen Whited, was 27. He lived in Adell, Sheridan, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Oneida Township, Kearney, Nebraska, United States in 1910. He died on 3 October 1918, in Brest, Brittany, France, at the age of 24, and was buried in Wilcox, Kearney, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Hetrick
Elizabeth Ellen Whited
Rose May Hetrick
Charles Henry HETRICK
Sarah Catherine Hetrick
Michael Anderson Hetrick
Jesse Emanuel HETRICK
Harry Able Hetrick
Thomas John Hetrick
Dewey George Hetrick
Elmer Lloyd Hetrick

Sources (11)

  • Harry A Hetrick in household of Benjamin F Hetrick, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harry Abel Hetrick, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Harry A. Hetrick, "United States, World War I American Expeditionary Forces Deaths, 1917-1919"

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World Events (8)

1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason

Age 1

The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France  and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.

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.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 8

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Hattrick Farm, Kilmacolm (Renfrewshire).

English: variant of Arkwright .

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

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