George Henry Van Hellen

1878–1969 (Age 91)
Saint Louis, Gratiot, Michigan, United States

The Life of George Henry

When George Henry Van Hellen was born on 23 July 1878, in Saint Louis, Gratiot, Michigan, United States, his father, John J. Van Hellen, was 33 and his mother, Delinda Eveline Sias, was 40. He married Harimenia Jane "Minnie" De Feyter on 21 May 1915, in Flathead, Montana, United States. He lived in Briley Township, Montmorency, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Polson, Lake, Montana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 September 1969, in St. Helena, Napa, California, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Saint Helena Public Cemetery, St. Helena, Napa, California, United States.

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George Henry Van Hellen
Harimenia Jane "Minnie" De Feyter
Marriage: 21 May 1915

Spouse & Children

21 May 1915
Flathead, Montana, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John J. Van Hellen


  • Delinda Eveline Sias




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1881: Missoula, Montana Territory, United States; 1889: Missoula, Montana, United States; 1893: Flathead, Montana, United States; 1923: Lake, Montana, United States
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 24

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George H Vanhellen in household of John Vanhellen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George H Vanhellen in household of John Vanhellen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George H Van Hellen, "United States Census, 1920"

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