Henry Abegg

1882–1966 (Age 84)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Abegg was born in October 1882, in Illinois, United States, his father, Edward "Eddie" Abegg, was 31 and his mother, Catherine "Katie" Müller, was 30. He married Ida Adrian in 1906, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Belleville Township, St. Clair, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois, United States for about 20 years. He died in December 1966, in St. Clair, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Henry Abegg
1882–1966
Ida Adrian
1882–1956
Marriage: 1906
Virginia Abegg
1908–1985
Leroy Abegg
1911–1980
Alvin Ahegg
1915–1916
Henriette Abbegg
1919–2000
Louise C Abegg
1922–2006

Spouse & Children

  • Male1882–1966Male

  • Ida Adrian

    Female1882–1956Female

MARRIAGE
1906
Illinois, United States
children

(5)

  • Virginia Abegg

    Female1908–1985Female

  • Male1911–1980Male

  • Alvin Ahegg

    Male1915–1916Male

  • Henriette Abbegg

    Female1919–2000Female

  • Louise C Abegg

    Female1922–2006Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Edward "Eddie" Abegg

    Male1851–1923Male

  • Catherine "Katie" Müller

    Female1852–1894Female

siblings

(5)

  • Male1881–1947Male

  • Male1882–1966Male

  • Lena Abegg

    Female1887–1965Female

  • Lizzie Abegg

    Female1891–Female

  • Sissy Kathy Abbegg

    Female1891–Female

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904

Age 22

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived near the corner of a mountain, from German ab- ‘off’ + Egg, dialect form of Eck(e) ‘promontory’, ‘corner’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry Abegg, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry J Abegg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Abbegg, "United States Census, 1920"

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