Ethel L Queen

1 February 1918–23 November 1964 (Age 46)
Vona, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States

The Life of Ethel L

When Ethel L Queen was born on 1 February 1918, in Vona, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States, her father, Joseph Henry Queen, was 28 and her mother, Myrtle Geneva Fox, was 23. She married Paul Cornelius Klassen on 6 July 1935, in Kansas, United States. She lived in Yuma, Colorado, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 8 Vona, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States in 1940. She died on 23 November 1964, in Wheat Ridge, Jefferson, Colorado, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Kirk, Yuma, Colorado, United States.

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Paul Cornelius Klassen
Ethel L Queen
Marriage: 6 July 1935

Spouse and Children

6 July 1935
St France,, Kansas

Parents and Siblings



    Mary Odessa Queen




    Fern Louise Queen


    Bertha Fay Queen


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500

Age 3

On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.

Age 13

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: reduced form of McQueen .2 English: from a Middle English female personal name, Quena, from Old English cwene ‘queen’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ethel L Klassem in household of Paul C Klassem, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ethel Queen in household of Joe Queen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel T Queen in household of Joseph H Queen, "United States Census, 1920"

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