Margie Louisa Carkhuff

14 September 1916–June 1983 (Age 66)
Marshall, Iowa, United States

The Life of Margie Louisa

When Margie Louisa Carkhuff was born on 14 September 1916, in Marshall, Iowa, United States, her father, Harlan Joseph Carkhuff, was 32 and her mother, Lillian Amy Shively, was 27. She married Raymond Leroy Owen on 2 July 1938, in Marshalltown, Marshall, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Marion Township, Marshall, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Marshall Township, Marshall, Iowa, United States in 1925. She died in June 1983, in Marshalltown, Marshall, Iowa, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Marshalltown, Marshall, Iowa, United States.

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Raymond Leroy Owen
Margie Louisa Carkhuff
Marriage: 2 July 1938
Ronald Owen

Spouse and Children

2 July 1938
Marshalltown, Marshall, Iowa, United States


    Ronald Owen


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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Camp Dodge

Age 1

Original construction of the Camp Dodge began in 1907 and was originally planned to provide a place for the National Guard units to train. In 1917, it was handed over to national authorities and expanded to become the regional training center for World War I forces. The Camp was named after Brigadier General Grenville M. Dodge, who organized Iowa's first National Guard unit. When the war ended, the camp was downsized and turned back over to the state until the start of World War II. Today, Camp Dodge has served only as a Guard and Reserve installation.
1934 · The Grout Museum

Age 18

The museum started as a private collection given to the city by Henry W. Grout. Today it is still a nonprofit educational museum that helps engage students and all people from the surrounding communities.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German and Dutch Kerkhoff or German Kirchhoff or any of the numerous North German and Dutch cognates.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Margie Carkhuff in household of Harley J Carkhuff, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marjorie L Carkhuff in household of Harland G Carkhuff, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marjorie Carkhuff in household of Harley Carkhuff, "Iowa State Census, 1925"

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