- Born: 12 Dec 1868, Hanover, Germany
- Marriage: Catherine Emkes on 12 Jan 1892 in Beloit, KS
- Died: 16 Dec 1938, Beloit, KS at age 70
Noted events in his life were:
• Immigration, 1885, United States.
• Naturalization, 4 Nov 1890, Mitchell County, KS. Formally owed allegiance to William II, Emperor of Germany.
Henry married Catherine Emkes, daughter of Eberhardt Emkes and Anna Gertrude Buening, on 12 Jan 1892 in Beloit, KS. (Catherine Emkes was born on 18 Jun 1873 in New York City, NY and died on 28 May 1955 in Beloit, KS.)