Henri DUBOIS

22 September 1894–28 October 1964 (Age 70)
La Sentinelle, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

The Life of Henri

When Henri DUBOIS was born on 22 September 1894, in La Sentinelle, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, his father, Désiré DUBOIS, was 23 and his mother, Adèle MASCART, was 19. He had at least 1 son with Flore RAPART. He died on 28 October 1964, in Wallers, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Henri DUBOIS
1894–1964
Flore RAPART
1898–1965
Henri DUBOIS
1921–2003

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Parents and Siblings

    Désiré DUBOIS

    Male1871–1921Male

    Adèle MASCART

    Female1875–1940Female

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World Events (8)

1900

Age 6

Paris, France hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Law Separates Church and State

Age 11

In December of 1905 a law was passed that separated church and state. It made it so that prayer could not be said before a parliamentary meeting or in schools. It also made it so that working on Sunday was legalized.
1914 · World War I

Age 20

On July 31, 1914 French socialist leader, Jean Jaurés was murdered. A few days later Germany starts plans to invade France. Britain then started to occupy France. The battles that took place in France were First Battle of the Marne, Gallipoli, Jutland, Battle of Verdun, Battle of the Somme, and the Brusilov Offensive. 25 percent of the allied military deaths that happened in World War I were from France. Between civilian and military deaths France lost 1,697,800 people and 4,266,000 were wounded.

Name Meaning

French and English (Norman and Huguenot): topographic name for someone who lived in a wood, from the fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’ + French bois ‘wood’ ( see Bois ). In both England and America the name has been translated as Wood .

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

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