Joseph Francis Feller

15 July 1926–21 July 1995 (Age 69)
Hardin, Big Horn, Montana, United States

The Life of Joseph Francis

When Joseph Francis Feller was born on 15 July 1926, in Hardin, Big Horn, Montana, United States, his father, Benedict Feller, was 22 and his mother, Petronella VanderSloot, was 21. He lived in School District 17H Hardin, Custer, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 21 July 1995, in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Hardin, Big Horn, Montana, United States.

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Joseph Francis Feller
Mary Lou Oltrogge

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    Dorothy Frances Feller



    Bernice Feller


    Barbara Marie Feller


    Benedict Thomas Feller


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1933 · Fort Peck Dam Construction Begins

Age 7

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.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 19

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

1 English, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a furrier, from an agent derivative of Middle English fell, Middle Low German, Middle High German vel, or German Fell or Yiddish fel ‘hide’, ‘pelt’. See also Fell .2 German: variant of Felder .3 German: habitational name for someone from a place called Feld(e) or Feld(a) in Hesse.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Feller in household of Ben Feller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Francis Feller, "Montana, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"
  • Joseph Francis Feller in entry for Patrick Joseph Feller, "Montana, Big Horn County Records, 1884-2011"

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