Adelia Catherine Rebehn

11 February 1892–26 October 1969 (Age 77)
Missouri Valley, Harrison, Iowa, United States

The Life of Adelia Catherine

When Adelia Catherine Rebehn was born on 11 February 1892, in Missouri Valley, Harrison, Iowa, United States, her father, Joachim Joseph Rebehn, was 39 and her mother, Anna Rebecka Magdalena Wohlers, was 32. She married Ray Alvard Spencer on 8 July 1932, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Boomer Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States for about 10 years and Columbia, Brown, South Dakota, United States in 1940. She died on 26 October 1969, in Ellendale, Dickey, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Ray Alvard Spencer
Adelia Catherine Rebehn
Marriage: 8 July 1932
Randolph Spencer

Spouse and Children

8 July 1932
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States


    Randolph Spencer


Parents and Siblings

    Joachim Joseph Rebehn


    Anna Rebecka Magdalena Wohlers




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Hream, a shout

Sources (3)

  • Dela Robehn in household of Joachin Robehn, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Adelia Rebehn in household of Joachim Rebehn, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Adela Rebehn in household of Jochim Rebehn, "United States Census, 1900"

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