Oscar Herman Behrends

4 January 1923–7 February 2007 (Age 84)
Denmark Township, Emmet, Iowa, United States

The Life of Oscar Herman

When Oscar Herman Behrends was born on 4 January 1923, in Denmark Township, Emmet, Iowa, United States, his father, Sebo Behrends, was 26 and his mother, Sylvia Mae Mclaughlin, was 25. He married Marceline Kristina Jacobsen on 2 December 1951, in Ringsted, Emmet, Iowa, United States. He lived in Armstrong, Emmet, Iowa, United States in 1925. He died on 7 February 2007, in Easterville, Caldwell, Missouri, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Estherville, Emmet, Iowa, United States.

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Oscar Herman Behrends
Marceline Kristina Jacobsen
Marriage: 2 December 1951

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2 December 1951
Ringsted, Emmet, Iowa, United States

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World Events (8)

1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 3

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 22

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

Dutch and North German: patronymic from Behrend .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Oscar Behrends in household of Sebo Behrends, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Oscar Behrends in household of Sebs Behrends, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Oscar H Behrends in household of Sebo Behrends, "United States Census, 1930"

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