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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Family Time Line

Henry Ernest Dekle
1854–1917
Estelle Turner
1868–1956
Henry Ernest Dekle Jr
1888–1979
Estelle Dekle
1890–1983
Estelle Dekle
1895–1943

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    John George Dekle

    Male1803–1888Male

    Sarah Dekle

    Female1819–1888Female

siblings

(10)

    Thomas Sersion Dekle

    Male1843–1917Male

    Female1843–1943Female

    John Mitchell Dekle

    Male1845–1929Male

    Edwin Charlton Dekle

    Male1846–1864Male

    Sarah Margaret Dekle

    Female1848–1890Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1856

Age 2

Historical Boundaries: 1856: Lee, Georgia, United States 1856: Terrell, Georgia, United States
1863

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.

Possible Related Names

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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