Delilas Emma Korth

25 January 1908–6 December 2003 (Age 95)
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Delilas Emma

When Delilas Emma Korth was born on 25 January 1908, in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States, her father, Herman Frank Korth, was 26 and her mother, Nannie Perau, was 20. She married Earnest Peter Herbst on 27 December 1932, in Plevna, Fallon, Montana, United States. She lived in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States in 1930 and School District 64 Sieler Steffes, Fallon, Montana, United States in 1940. She died on 6 December 2003, in Baker, Fallon, Montana, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Montannaud, Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France.

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Earnest Peter Herbst
Delilas Emma Korth
Marriage: 27 December 1932

Spouse and Children

27 December 1932
Plevna, Fallon, Montana, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1910: Custer, Montana, United States; 1913: Fallon, Montana, United States
1933 · Fort Peck Dam Construction Begins

Age 25

Construction on the Fort Peck Dam started in 1933. It is the highest of six major dams along the Missouri River. It is located in the northeastern part of Montana near Glasgow and Fort Peck.

Name Meaning

German:1. variant of Korte 1. 2. from the personal name Kord, a Low German derivative of Konrad .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Delilas E Korth in household of Nannie H Korth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Delilas Herbst in household of Earnest Herbst, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Deilia E Korth in household of Herman Korth, "United States Census, 1910"

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