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Henry or Heinrich Joseph GriepAge: 7618731949

Name
Henry or Heinrich Joseph Griep
Surname
Griep
Given names
Henry or Heinrich Joseph
Birth September 9, 1873 34 41
of, Westfallen, Hanover, Germany

Death of a motherGertrude Rosa
1893 (Age 19)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minn

Birth of a daughter
#1
Augusta Marie Griep
September 13, 1903 (Age 30)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minn

Birth of a son
#2
Leo Joseph Griep
April 15, 1905 (Age 31)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minn

Birth of a daughter
#3
Agnes Rosaba Griep
December 4, 1906 (Age 33)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minn

Birth of a daughter
#4
Florence Christina Griep
August 6, 1908 (Age 34)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minn

Birth of a son
#5
Rudolph Joseph Griep
March 23, 1911 (Age 37)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minnesota

Death of a fatherJohann Heinrich (Henry) Griep
December 9, 1913 (Age 40)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minn

Death September 16, 1949 (Age 76)
Long Prairie, Todd, Minnesota

LDS baptism July 14, 1992 (42 years after death)

LDS temple: Provo, Utah

LDS endowment March 13, 1993 (43 years after death)

LDS temple: Seattle, Washington

LDS child sealing April 17, 1993 (43 years after death)

LDS temple: Seattle, Washington

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father
Griep Headstone Minnesota Johann Heinrich (Henry) Griep
Birth: June 3, 1839 24 29Lastrup, Parish of Holte, Hannover, Germany
Death: December 9, 1913Long Prairie, Todd, Minn
mother
Gertrude Rosa
Birth: 1832of, Hanover, Germany
Death: 1893Long Prairie, Todd, Minn
 
Marriage: 1866Westfallen, Hanover, Germany
21 months
elder brother
Bernard or Ben Griep
Birth: September 1867 28 35of, Hanover, Germany
13 months
elder sister
Anna C. Griep
Birth: September 1868 29 36of, Hanover, Germany
5 years
Henry_Joseph_Jr_Griep.jpg Henry or Heinrich Joseph Griep
Birth: September 9, 1873 34 41of, Westfallen, Hanover, Germany
Death: September 16, 1949Long Prairie, Todd, Minnesota
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Henry_Joseph_Jr_Griep.jpg Henry or Heinrich Joseph Griep
Birth: September 9, 1873 34 41of, Westfallen, Hanover, Germany
Death: September 16, 1949Long Prairie, Todd, Minnesota
wife
Wilhelmina_Gerturde_Spieker.jpg Wilhelmina Gertrude Spieker
Birth: March 1, 1879 43 47Belleville, St. Clair, Ill
Death: February 3, 1962Long Prairie, Todd, Minn
daughter
Augusta Marie Griep Augusta Marie Griep
Birth: September 13, 1903 30 24Long Prairie, Todd, Minn
19 months
son
LeoGriep.jpg Leo Joseph Griep
Birth: April 15, 1905 31 26Long Prairie, Todd, Minn
20 months
daughter
AgnesGriep.jpg Agnes Rosaba Griep
Birth: December 4, 1906 33 27Long Prairie, Todd, Minn
20 months
daughter
FlorenceGriep.jpg Florence Christina Griep
Birth: August 6, 1908 34 29Long Prairie, Todd, Minn
Death: April 1, 1966
3 years
son
Rudolph Griep Rudolph Joseph Griep
Birth: March 23, 1911 37 32Long Prairie, Todd, Minnesota
Death: January 1983San Leandro, Alameda, California
son
daughter
son

 
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Probably, top right is Henry Griep (Sr) and bottom right is Herman Griep. The three Hengemuehles are Bernard Heinrich (married to Maria Angela Griep), Rudolf Anton, and Hermann Hengemuehle.

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Probably, top right is Henry Griep (Sr) and bottom right is Herman Griep. The three Hengemuehles are Bernard Heinrich (married to Maria Angela Griep), Rudolf Anton, and Hermann Hengemuehle.

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1902-1946: Automobile mechanic in town of Long Prairie Minn. Invented several items including a hitch similar to the one used on the long MTC accordian busses. Tried to sell the hitch to the Russians, but after receiving hitches they wouldn't pay, claiming that they were not proper size. -1949: His health was failing due to cancer. Died Sept 16,1949 in Long Prairie due to stomach cancer. Buried at St. Mary's cemetery, Long Prairie. Worked from house as a mechanic; used his garage. 1879- Immigrated to Long Prairie Minn with his father and mother in 1879.

Before he started a care repair shop he worked in a sawmill.

Death;Birth:Certificate, Todd Co., Minnesota, Village of Long Prairie. Certificate (and other records) shows birthdate as 9 Sep 1873.

Letter from Leo Griep says Henry was nine years old when he sailed to US with his father and brother Ben (Bernard) and sister Anie (Anna). Also says his Ben (Bernard) was seventeen. Both ages differ from the 1900 Census.

Other accounts say he immigrated at the age of five with his parents to Bruce, Todd County, Minnesota.

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Note: Probably, top right is Henry Griep (Sr) and bottom right is Herman Griep. The three Hengemuehles are Bernard Heinrich (married to Maria Angela Griep), Rudolf Anton, and Hermann Hengemuehle.
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