Henry Ernest Dekle

2 December 1854–1917 (Age 62)
Wilcox, Conecuh, Alabama, United States

The Life of Henry Ernest

When Henry Ernest Dekle was born on 2 December 1854, in Wilcox, Conecuh, Alabama, United States, his father, John George Dekle, was 51 and his mother, Sarah Dekle, was 35. He married Sarah A. Miller on 10 October 1878. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in District 637, Thomas, Georgia, United States in 1870 and Thomasville, Thomas, Georgia, United States in 1880. He died in 1917, in Dawson, Terrell, Georgia, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Dawson, Terrell, Georgia, United States.

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Henry Ernest Dekle
Estelle Turner
Henry Ernest Dekle Jr
Estelle Dekle
Estelle Dekle

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    John George Dekle


    Sarah Dekle




    Thomas Sersion Dekle



    John Mitchell Dekle


    Edwin Charlton Dekle


    Sarah Margaret Dekle


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Historical Boundaries: 1856: Lee, Georgia, United States 1856: Terrell, Georgia, United States

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 18

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Deckel ( see Deckelman ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • H E Dekle, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry C Dekle in household of John G Dekle, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Henry C Dekle in household of John G Dekle, "United States Census, 1870"

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