Keen Umbehr Jr.

Male23 November 1924–3 January 2004

Brief Life History of Keen

When Keen Umbehr Jr. was born on 23 November 1924, in Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States, his father, Keen Umbehr Sr., was 27 and his mother, Augusta Ann Newman, was 28. He married Helen I Meseke on 22 December 1950, in Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Farmer Township, Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 3 January 2004, in Alma, Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Alma, Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States.

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Keen Umbehr Jr.
Helen I Meseke
Marriage: 22 December 1950
Jack Keen Umbehr

Sources (5)

  • Keen Umbher in household of Keen Umbher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Keen Jr Umbehr, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"
  • Keen Umbehr, "United States Social Security Death Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1950Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

    Age 3

    The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

    1945 · Peace in a Post War World

    Age 21

    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

    Shortened form of the biblical name Keren-happuch, borne by the third of Job's daughters (Job 42:14). The name meant ‘horn of eye-paint’ in Hebrew.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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