Henry John Paulus

8 January 1876–1 February 1954 (Age 78)
Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States

The Life of Henry John

When Henry John Paulus was born on 8 January 1876, in Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States, his father, Johannes Ludwig Carl Heinrich Friedrich Paulus, was 42 and his mother, Margaret Elsabine Wessling, was 40. He married Christine Schmidt in October 1902. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in West Lincoln Township, Logan, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 1 February 1954, in Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Henry John Paulus
1876–1954
Christine Schmidt
1877–1907
Marriage: October 1902
Carl Paulus
1903–1992

Spouse and Children

    Male1876–1954Male

    Christine Schmidt

    Female1877–1907Female

MARRIAGE
October 1902
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Johannes Ludwig Carl Heinrich Friedrich Paulus

    Male1833–1916Male

    Margaret Elsabine Wessling

    Female1835–1910Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1867–1948Male

    Female1869–1956Female

    Henry Paulus

    Female1870–1877Female

    William Paulus

    Male1870–1880Male

    Rudolf Paulus

    Male1872–1873Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 1

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: humanistic name, a Latinized form of Paul .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Henry Paulus in household of Charles Paulus, "United States Census, 1900"

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