Andrew Henry

Male 1816 - 1890  (73 years)


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  • Name Andrew Henry 
    Born 15 Aug 1816  Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Jul 1890  Columbus, Platte Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The Columbus Weekly Telegram, August 7, 1890
      HENRY--The remains of A. Henry was ___ped to Fremont yesterday for interment. The burial occurred in __ afternoon. Besides the relatives of the deceased, J.J. Sullivan, J.E. __th, G.B. Speice, Gus G. Becher, __ Anderson and Rev. Worley, followed the body from this city to its final resting place.
    • The Columbus Weekly Telegram, July 31, 1890
      HENRY--Yesterday at 10:40 a.m., Andrew Henry, father of R.H. Henry, mayor of Columbus, died at his home in this city. Mr. Henry had been ill only a short time, and his complaint was dysentery.
      Andrew Henry was born August 15, 1816, in Schuyler county, New York, consequently had he lived until the 15th of next month, he would have been 74 years old.
      He located in Columbus many years ago, and engaged in the lumber business. When he closed out his lumber yard here, he went to Omaha where he engaged in the banking business. While he spent the greater portion of his time in latter years in a, yet he always retained his residence in this city. At the time of his death he was president of the Bank of Omaha.
      He leaves a wife and one son, R.H. Henry of this city, to mourn his demise.
      The deceased was a man of strict integrity and marked business ability. He made a success of the battle of his life and leaves a snug fortune as a testimonial of his years of labor and judicious management.
      The funeral will be held in Fremont Thursday, it being the expressed desire of the deceased before his death, that he be laid along-side his son, John C. Henry, who is buried there and who died June 12, 1880.
      [...and...]
      At the residence of the deceased, the funeral services of A. Henry will be held at 12 o'clock noon, today. The religious ceremonies will be conducted by Rev. Worley, pastor of the Methodist Episcopal church. Immediately after the short ceremony at the residence, the remains will be taken to the Union Pacific depot from whence it will be shipped on the 1 p.m. train to Fremont, for burial.

    Person ID I22867  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father Robert Henry,   b. 1789, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1868, Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Akin,   b. 1794, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1880, Davenport, Scott Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1814  Pawlet, Rutland Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4921  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elida H.,   b. Oct 1820, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1900  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Mayor Robert H. Henry,   b. 26 May 1842, Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900, Columbus, Platte Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. John C. Henry,   b. ca 1847, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1880  (Age ~ 33 years)
    Family ID F12441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Aug 1816 - Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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