Laura Jane Denberger

22 May 1904–1977 (Age 72)
Leighton, Mahaska, Iowa, United States

The Life of Laura Jane

When Laura Jane Denberger was born on 22 May 1904, in Leighton, Mahaska, Iowa, United States, her father, Neil Cornelius Denberger, was 23 and her mother, Alice Edna Coryell, was 18. She married Otto Peter Johnson on 11 June 1951, in Nez Perce, Idaho, United States. She lived in Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Valley Township, Polk, Iowa, United States in 1930. She died in 1977, at the age of 73, and was buried in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Otto Peter Johnson
1909–1978
Laura Jane Denberger
1904–1977
Marriage: 11 June 1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 June 1951
Nez Perce, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Female1904–1977Female

    Clarence Denburger

    Male1907–Male

    Wenddell Denberger

    Male1909–Male

    Oscar Wendel Denberger

    Male1910–1968Male

    Edward C Denberger

    Male1913–Male

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 9

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 22

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Denburger in household of Minnie Rillihan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Laura J Denbergur in household of Neal Denbergur, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Laura J Denberger in household of Neal Denberger, "United States Census, 1920"

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