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Heinrich Kraft

Heinrich Kraft[1]

Male 1879 - 1973

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  • Name  Heinrich Kraft 
    Nickname  Henry 
    Born  5 Mar 1879  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • Hamburg Passenger List indicates "1882."
    Gender  Male 
    Emigration  5 Mar 1882  Poggelow, Mecklenburg (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Immigration  24 Mar 1882  Castle Garden, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    _UID  49A2D8DEF8B8384EBC64EC76E9908DAC0B26 
    Buried  1973  Forest Lawn Cemetery, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died  30 Apr 1973  LaPorte, LaPorte County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    • Henry Kraft. THREE OAKS - Henry Kraft, 94, of 105 Sycamore street, Three Oaks, died at 12:30 p.m. Monday in the Anderson nursing home, LaPorte, Ind., where he had been a patient one week. He was born March 5, 1879, in Germany, the son of Frederick and Sophia Schrader Kraft. Mr. Kraft had resided in the Three Oaks area 92 years and retired 23 years ago as a cutter and pattern maker at the Warren Featherbone Company, Three Oaks. On June 6, 1903, in Three Oaks, he married the former Carrie E. Hoover. She preceded him in death on Jan. 18, 1963. Surviving are a son Gordon of Watervliet; two daughters, Mrs. Frank (Margaret) Grannis of Three Oaks and Mrs. John (Mabel) Rokely of LaPort; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Connelly-Noble funeral home, Three Oaks. Rev. Albert Fall, pastor of the Three Oaks Free Methodist church, will officiate. Burial will be in the Forest Lawn cemetery, south of Three Oaks. Friends may call at the funeral home.
    Person ID  I978  Page-Dumroese
    Last Modified  31 Dec 2011 

    Father  Heinrich Friederich Kracht,   b. Abt 1839, Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Sophia M. Schröder,   b. Feb 1841, Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1930, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F85  Group Sheet

    Family  Carrie E. Hoover,   d. 18 Jan 1963 
    Married  6 Jun 1902  Three Oaks, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Margaret Kraft,   b. 1905,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Family ID  F418  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 5 Mar 1882 - Poggelow, Mecklenburg (Germany) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 24 Mar 1882 - Castle Garden, New York, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jun 1902 - Three Oaks, Berrien County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1973 - Forest Lawn Cemetery, Berrien County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Apr 1973 - LaPorte, LaPorte County, Indiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Kraft -- Children of Friederich Ludwig (Frederick Louis) and Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea (Minnie Kubbernuss) Kraft, and Heinrich (Henry) Kraft.
    Kraft -- Children of Friederich Ludwig (Frederick Louis) and Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea (Minnie Kubbernuss) Kraft, and Heinrich (Henry) Kraft.
    Children of Friederich Ludwig (Frederick Louis) and Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea (Minnie Kubbernuss) Kraft. L to R: Doris Louise Hartmez, Edna Louis Elizabeth Henrietta Edwards, Uncle Heinrich (Henry) Kraft (brother of Fred), Arthur Louis, Gertrude Minnie Dumroese, Lillie Johanna. 21 Oct 1956.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] Leonard Frederick Edwards letter 14 April 1994..

    2. [S129] Newspaper: News-Palladium (Benton Harbor, MI), Tuesday, 1 May 1973, p 16: Henry Kraft. THREE OAKS - Henry Kraft, 94, of 105 Sycamore street, Three Oaks, died at 12:30 p.m. Monday in the Anderson nursing home, LaPorte, Ind., where he had been a patient one week. He was born March 5, 1879, in Germany, the son of Frederick and Sophia Schrader Kraft. Mr. Kraft had resided in the Three Oaks area 92 years and retired 23 years ago as a cutter and pattern maker at the Warren Featherbone Company, Three Oaks. On June 6, 1903, in Three Oaks, he married the former Carrie E. Hoover. She preceded him in death on Jan. 18, 1963. Surviving are a son Gordon of Watervliet; two daughters, Mrs. Frank (Margaret) Grannis of Three Oaks and Mrs. John (Mabel) Rokely of LaPort; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Connelly-Noble funeral home, Three Oaks. Rev. Albert Fall, pastor of the Three Oaks Free Methodist church, will officiate. Burial will be in the Forest Lawn cemetery, south of Three Oaks. Friends.

    3. [S339] Germany: Hamburg Passenger Lists, 1850-1934 (Ancestry), Staatsarchive Hamburg, 373-7 I, VIII A 1 Band 043 B, Seite 274 (Mikrofilm Nr. K_1727. Search = "Fritz Kracht" (accessed 22 Oct 2010).

    4. [S327] Social Security Death Index (Ancestry), Henry Kraft; 363-07-4548; Issue State: Michigan; Issue Date: Before 1951 (accessed 17 Mar 09).

    5. [S320] 1900 US Census, (accessed 14 Jan 2012). Craft, Sophia. Three Oaks, Berrien, Michigan; Roll: T623_703; Page: 7A; Lines: 15-17; Enumeration District: 80..

    6. [S332] New York Passtenger Lists, 1820-1957 (Ancestry), Year: 1882; Arrival: New York , United States; Microfilm Serial: M237; Microfilm Roll: M237_448; Line: 40; List Number: 342. Search = "Fritz Kracht". Register lines 469-475.