Harry Degroot (1907 - 2004)

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Harry Degroot
1907 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
Harry Degroot was born on October 28, 1907. He died on January 16, 2004 at age 96. We know that Harry Degroot had been residing in Badger, Webster County, Iowa.


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Harry Degroot died on January 16, 2004 at age 96. He was born on October 28, 1907. We have no information about Harry's family or relationships. We know that Harry Degroot had been residing in Badger, Webster County, Iowa.
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In 1907, in the year that Harry Degroot was born, the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

In 1917, by the time he was only 10 years old, Russian government offices were seized and the Romanov's Winter Palace was stormed in the Russian February and October Revolutions. The February revolution resulted in the abdication of Tsar Nicholas and a coalition of the Parliament and workers parties taking control of the government. The October revolution resulted in Lenin and the Bolsheviks taking complete control.

In 1929, when he was 22 years old, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1963, he was 56 years old when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1981, by the time he was 74 years old, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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John Degroot
May 3, 1897 - March 1974
Sioux City, Iowa
George Degroot
Oct 26, 1890 - February 1986
Mission, Kansas
Fred Degroot
Jun 3, 1919 - Oct 23, 2008
Mitchellville, IA
Kenneth R Degroot
Oct 16, 1929 - April 1993
Doon, IA
Vera Degroot
Jan 23, 1918 - March 1979
Parkersburg, Iowa
Tena Degroot
Feb 9, 1894 - August 1976
Shell Rock, Iowa
Katherine E Degroot
Dec 22, 1922 - Jul 17, 2005
Hedrick, IA
Helen Degroot
Sep 2, 1899 - November 1977
Cedar Hill, Missouri
Harm Degroot
Sep 14, 1894 - July 1966
Saint Louis, Missouri
Doris W Degroot
Dec 21, 1924 - Dec 17, 2010
Sturdivant, MO
Eolis Degroot
Apr 29, 1900 - Nov 12, 1992
Fairfield, IL
Grietje Degroot
Feb 1, 1900 - Jul 20, 1988
Saint Louis, MO
William J Degroot
Jul 12, 1905 - Feb 15, 1998
Darien, CT
George J Degroot
May 25, 1909 - Mar 1, 1960
Anna M Degroot
Aug 22, 1927 - Oct 21, 2007
Saint Louis, MO
Emma M Degroot
Aug 5, 1907 - Jan 19, 1988
Saint Louis, MO
William Degroot
Mar 6, 1897 - May 1965
Howard G Degroot
Oct 8, 1960 - Feb 22, 1975
Bonne Terre, MO
Mayme Degroot
Feb 8, 1890 - March 1972
Potosi, Missouri
Robert Frank Degroot
Feb 6, 1931 - Feb 21, 1994
Saint Louis, MO

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