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Henry John Arenz (1878 - 1923)

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Mr. Henry John Arenz
Born in Eagle Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1906 [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified 2 Jan 2019 | Created 15 Aug 2016
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Biography

Henry was born on a farm in Eagle Township, La Salle, Illinois[1] to John Arenz and Wilhelmina Nass on 6 September 1878. He was the youngest of ten children, three dying in childbirth.[2] He lived and worked on his parents’ farm until sometime in the 1890's when he became a salesman. It was on one of these forays as a traveling salesman that he met and ultimately married Minnie V (Flowerree) Arenz in about 1906, based on the entries in the 1910 Census as being married for four years, and his occupation as a traveling liquor salesman in Los Angeles, CA.[3] He continued to reside in Los Angeles until his death on 31 December 1923.[4] His body was returned to Leonore, LaSalle County, Illinois for burial in Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery.[5]

Sources

  1. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9YYT-9QF5?cc=1417683&wc=QZ2Q-YYB%3A1589399935%2C1589400541%2C1589395466%2C1589395013 : 24 December 2015
  2. Leonore Progress, Leonore, LaSalle County, Illinois, 26 Nov 1915, Obituary of Wilhelmina Naas Arenz.
  3. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-23040-2470-84?cc=1727033 : 11 November 2015), California > Los Angeles > Los Angeles Assembly District 73 > ED 175 > image 18 of 24; citing NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.)
  4. California Department of Public Health Services, "California Death Index 1940-1997," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VPQL-PMG : accessed 18 January 2018), Henry J. Arenz.
  5. Find A Grave, Find A Grave, digital images (https://www.findagrave.com/ : accessed https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=37905867 28 October 2017), Henry J Arenz.


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