Henrick “Henry” Claussen
Birth: Feb., 1827
Hannover, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Died: between 1901-1902 in Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota.
Henry Claussen born in 1827 in Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Emigrated in 1855 to Castle Garden, New York, and Naturalized in 1856 in New York.
Then moved to Illinois and Minnesota.
Husband of Maria “Mary” (Koble) Claussen.
Married in 1859 in Illinois.
Children of Henry and Mary Classen: August Luehrs (Classen) (step son of Henry), Frederick “Fred” H., Minnie (Mina), Caroline (Carrie), Emma Else (Palen), and Louisa Classen (Olsen).
Also Known As Name:Henry Klausson
Also Known As Note:
Event Type:Military Service
Military Beginning Rank:Private
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Military Final Rank:Private
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Military Side Note:
State or Military Term:Illinois
Military Unit:43rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry
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Note:Original filed under Henry/Klausson
Affiliate Publication Title:Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations From the State of Illinois.
Affiliate Publication Number:M539
Affiliate Film Number:16
GS Film number:881636
1870 U.S. Census Record:
estimated birth year:1827
age in 1870:43y
color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White
home in 1870: Illinois, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Henry Classen M 43y Germany
Maria Classen F 43y Germany
August Classen M 13y Illinois
Frederick Classen M 11y Illinois
Mina Classen F 9y Illinois
Caroline Classen F 7y Illinois
Emma Classen F 5y Illinois
Louisa Classen F 1y Illinois
“United States Census, 1870,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M6WY-NFY : accessed 31 July 2012), Henry Classen in household of Henry Classen, Illinois, United States.
residence:Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota
relationship to head:Self
spouse’s name:Mary Clasenn
race or color (expanded):White
age (expanded):53 years
nara film number:T9-0623
dauCarrie ClasennF17Illinois, United States
dauMinnie ClasennF19Illinois, United States
dauEmma ClasennF15Illinois, United States
dauLouisa ClasennF12Illinois, United States
“United States Census, 1880,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MZ98-9F6 : accessed 10 Aug 2012), Henry Clasenn, Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota; citing sheet 357C, family 0, NARA microfilm publication T9-0623.
titles & terms:
event place:ED 67 Caledonia Township Caledonia village, Houston, Minnesota, United States
birth date:Feb 1827
relationship to head of household:Stepfather
race or color (standardized):White
estimated marriage year:1860
mother how many children:
number living children:
digital folder number:004120276
“United States Census, 1900,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M9S8-W9N : accessed 01 Aug 2012), Henry Claussen in household of August Luehrs, ED 67 Caledonia Township Caledonia village, Houston, Minnesota, United States; citing sheet 7B, family 157, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1240765.
Maria (Koble) Claussen (1827 – 1903)
August (Luehrs) Claussen (April 1857) Illinois (Henry’s step son)
Frederick “Fred” H. (March 1859) Illinois
Minnie “Mina” (1861) Illinois
Caroline “Carrie” (1863) Illinois
Emma Elsie Claussen (Palen) (1865 – 1930)
Louisa (Olsen) (1868) Illinois
Old Caledonia Cemetery
Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota
Created by: TEXAS TUDORS
Record added: Dec 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102009798