Edward Henry Drewel

30 July 1898–26 July 1985 (Age 86)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Edward Henry

When Edward Henry Drewel was born on 30 July 1898, in Nebraska, United States, his father, Fritz William Drewel, was 31 and his mother, Caroline K Langenberg, was 29. He lived in Lafayette Township, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States for about 20 years. He died on 26 July 1985, in Talmage, Otoe, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Grant Evergreen Cemetery, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States.

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Edward Henry Drewel
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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Polish: from a diminutive of drewo, dialect form of drewno ‘wood’, probably a metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter.

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

Sources (3)

  • Edward H Drewel in household of Fritz W Drewel, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edward H Drewell in household of William Drewell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward H Drewel in household of Fritz Drewel, "United States Census, 1900"

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