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Grave has been located World War I Soldier flag photo of ancestor   Henry Robert  BRANDES

  (b. 18 March 1893 Webster, Massachusetts, USA   d. 7 February 1951 Webster, Massachusetts, USA )  

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BRANDES Genealogy

Henry Robert BRANDES was born 18 March 1893 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA. Henry Robert BRANDES was the child of Henry BRANDES   and   Laura Ann KLEBART

Henry Robert was a soldier in World War I.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Helen Louise FEIGE 29 April 1919 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Helen Louise FEIGE  was born 9 October 1892 in Auburn, New York, USA.  She died 22 June 1954 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.  She was the daughter of George Wilhelm FEIGE and Charlotte Marie SALISBURY.

Henry Robert BRANDES died 7 February 1951 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA.

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Henry Robert BRANDES married Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag photo of ancestor  Helen Louise FEIGE-- Date: 29 April 1919 Place: Webster, Massachusetts, USA

Helen Louise FEIGE was the daughter of George Wilhelm FEIGE and Charlotte Marie SALISBURY

Name: Helen Louise Feige
Marriage Year: 1919
Marriage Place: Webster, Massachusetts, USA
Volume Number: 75
Page Number: 394
Index Volume Number: 78
Reference Number: F63.M36 v.78 Massachusetts, Marriage Index, 1901-1955 and 1966-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2013


Grave has been locatedWorld War II Soldier flag male ancestor Harold William BRANDES (b.22 November 1922, Webster, Massachusetts, USA  d. 23 June 2004, Holden, Massachusetts, USA)
m. Margaruite "Peg" C JOHNSTON 9 January 1945

Grave has been locatedWorld War II Soldier flag photo of ancestor  Gordon Salisbury BRANDES (b.11 December 1925, Webster, Massachusetts, USA  d. 28 December 1985, Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA)
m. Ruth E GUNNARSON 19 December 1953

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Henry Robert BRANDES
1919 marriage
Official Marriage Certificate

Henry Robert BRANDES
Helen (Feige) and Henry Brandes Thanks to Shirley (Mason) Roederer

Henry Robert BRANDES
Grave - Mt. Zion Cemetery, Webster, MA
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Henry Robert BRANDES
Name: Henry R Brandes Birth Date: 18 Mar 1893 Death Date: 7 Feb 1951 Cemetery: Mt Zion Cemetery Cemetery Location: Webster, Massachusetts U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: Applications for Headstones for U.S. Military Veterans, 1925-1941. Microfilm publication M1916, 134 rolls. ARC ID: 596118. Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General, Record Group 92. National Archives at Washington, D.C.
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18 March 1893
Webster, Massachusetts, USA

1893 Birth

Webster, MA
18 Mar 1893
son of Henry Brandes and Leaura Klebart
Henry is a shoemaker from Germany. Leaura is from Webster.
(MA) - Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910

1900 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts

name: Henry Brandes
residence: Webster town (southwest part), Worcester, Massachusetts
birth date: Mar 1893
birthplace: Massachusetts
relationship to head-of-household: Son
spouse name:
spouse titles:
spouse birth place:
father name: Henry Brandes
father titles:
father birthplace: Germany
mother name: Laura Brandes
mother titles:
mother birthplace: Massachusetts
race or color (expanded): White
head-of-household...

1910 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts

name: Henry Brandes
birthplace: Massachusetts
relationship to head of household: Son
residence: Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts
marital status: Single
race : White
gender: Male
immigration year:
father's birthplace: Germany
mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
family number: 400
page number: 24
Household Gender Age
parent Henry Brandes M 62y
parent Sa*Ra K Brandes F 57y
Nellie Brandes F 27y
Etta Brandes F 25y
Alfred...

World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic

USA 1913 - October 31 – The Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across the United States, is dedicated.

USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act.

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.

World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium

USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.

USA 1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship.

USA 1917 - April 6 – WWI: The United States declares war on Germany.

USA 1917 - June 5 – WWI: Conscription begins in the United States.

1917 World War I Draft Registration

name: Henry Robert Brandes
event: Draft Registration
registration date year range: 1917-1918
event place: Southbridge City no 10, Massachusetts, United States
gender: Male
birth date: 18 Mar 1893
birthplace: Webster, Massachusetts, United States
country of citizenship: United States
nara publication title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
nara publication number: M1509
film number:...

1919 Marriage / Partner
Henry Robert BRANDES and Helen Louise FEIGE 29 April 1919, Webster, Massachusetts, USA

1920 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts

Helen is found in the 1920 US Census living on Mechanic St. in Webster, MA at the age of 27 with her husband Henry Brandes age 26. Helen was b. in NY. Her father was b. in MA. Her mother was b. in NY. Henry was b. in MA. His father was b. in Germany. His mother was b. in MA. Henry is an engineer.
1920 U.S. Census

1922 Birth of Child
Harold William BRANDES was born 22 November 1922, Webster, Massachusetts, USA
1925 Birth of Child
Gordon Salisbury BRANDES was born 11 December 1925, Webster, Massachusetts, USA

1930 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts

The Brandes family is living on Mechanic St. in Webster, MA. Henry R. is 37 he is an engineer at a linen mill. Helen L. is 37. Son, Harold W., age 7, b. MA. Son, Gordon S., age 4, b. MA
1930 U.S. Census

World History 1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered

USA 1931 - March 3 – The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the United States National anthem.

USA 1931 - May 1 - The Empire State Building Opens

USA 1932 - May 20–May 21 – Amelia Earhart flies from the USA to Derry, Northern Ireland in 14 hours 54 minutes.

USA 1933 - March, The Great Depression: President Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a "Bank holiday", closing all United States banks and freezing all financial transactions.

USA 1933 - April 5 - President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a national emergency and issues Executive Order 6102, making it illegal for U.S. citizens to own substantial amounts of monetary gold or bullion.

USA 1933 - April 19 – The United States officially goes off the gold standard.

USA 1933 - November 8 – New Deal: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt unveils the Civil Works Administration, an organization designed to create jobs for more than 4 million of the unemployed.

USA 1933 - December 5 – The 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution is passed, repealing Prohibition.

USA 1935 - Dust Bowl: The great dust storm in the United States hits eastern New Mexico and Colorado, and western Oklahoma the hardest.

USA 1935 - August 14 – United States President Franklin Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act into law.

USA 1935 - September 30 - Roosevelt Dedicates Boulder Dam (later to be known as Hoover Dam)

USA 1937 - May 6 – Hindenburg disaster:

USA 1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States.

USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

1940 Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts

33 Mechanic Street
Brandes Henry R, head, 47, b. MA, Stationary Engineer, Linen Mill, $1836
Brandes Helen L, wife, 47, b. NY
Brandes Harold W, son, 17, b. MA
Brandes Gordon S, son, 14, b. MA
1940 U.S. Census

World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.

USA 1941 - December 7 - Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor

USA 1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"

World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind.


Henry Robert Brandes
33 Mechanic St., Webster, Massachusetts
Age 49, b. 1893, Webster, Massachusetts
Name and address of person who will always know your address: Helen Brandes 33 Mechanic St.
Employer's Name and Address: Stevens Linen Assoc Inc
Place of employment or business: Dudley, Mass.
5' 10", 182 lbs., white, gray eyes, brown hair, light complexion
U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

USA 1942 - February 2 – WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt signs an executive order directing the internment of Japanese Americans and the seizure of their property.

USA 1942 - June 4–June 7 – WWII: The Battle of Midway: The Japanese naval advance in the Pacific is halted.

USA 1942 - December 1 – Gasoline rationing begins in the United States.

USA 1943 - February 7 – WWII: In the United States, it is announced that shoe rationing will go into effect in 2 days.

USA 1943 - Penicillin first used successfully to treat a patient

World History 1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:

World History 1945 - August 6 – WWII: Atomic bombing of Hiroshima: A United States B-29 Superfortress, the Enola Gay, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Little Boy", on Hiroshima, Japan, at 8:15 a.m. (local time).

World History 1945 - August 9 - Atomic bombing of Nagasaki: A United States B-29 Bomber, Bockscar, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Fat Man", on Nagasaki, Japan, at 11:02 a.m. (local time).

World History 1945 - September 2 - World War II ends

World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council.

World History 1948 - The State of Israel is officially created

World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon

World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China

USA 1950 - January 31 - President Harry S. Truman orders the development of the hydrogen bomb, in response to the detonation of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb in 1949

World History 1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea

7 February 1951
Webster, Massachusetts, USA

Henry is buried at: Mount Zion Cemetery
Old Worcester Rd.
Rte 12
Webster, Massachusetts, USA

Name: Henry R Brandes
Birth Date: 18 Mar 1893
Death Date: 7 Feb 1951
Cemetery: Mt Zion Cemetery
Cemetery Location: Webster, Massachusetts U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012.
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