Helen DeGraff

14 September 1910–17 November 1974 (Age 64)
Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life of Helen

When Helen DeGraff was born on 14 September 1910, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, her father, Charles Bockholt DeGraff, was 25 and her mother, Nellie Clyde, was 24. She married Lee Romrell Ossmen on 21 June 1939, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1935 and Malad Election Precinct 2, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 17 November 1974, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lee Romrell Ossmen
1911–1992
Helen DeGraff
1910–1974
Marriage: 21 June 1939
Leigh Ann Ossmen
1941–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 June 1939
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1911 · The Salt Lake International Airport

Age 1

The Salt Lake International Airport starts its history as a small airfield. It slowly grew until Charles Lindbergh visited that area. After his visit, the airfield changed into a Municipal Airport and started being a hub for most flights from New York to California. After World War II, the airport turned into an international hub for most flights in the Mountain West. In recent history, It sees around 30 million travelers each year and continues to grow in popularity by the local residents.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1927

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of DE Graaf .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen Degraff Ossmen in household of Lee Romrell Ossmen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Hellen Degraff in household of Charles B Degraff, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Helen Degraff in household of Charles B Degraff, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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