Mike Bender

30 April 1933–June 1985 (Age 52)
Dean Township, LaMoure, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Mike

When Mike Bender was born on 30 April 1933, in Dean Township, LaMoure, North Dakota, United States, his father, Peter Bender, was 30 and his mother, Bertha Berreth, was 28. He lived in Rural, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1935. He died in June 1985, in North Dakota, United States, at the age of 52.

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Peter Bender
Bertha Berreth
Alelph Bender
Mike Bender
Eugene W Bender

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World Events (8)

1934 · Kohler Strike

Age 1

Employees at Kohler Company in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, attempted to organize a union, but the company would not work with them. The employees organized a strike on July 27, 1934. Events escalated and two people were killed and 47 were injured.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 14

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 German: occupational name for a cooper, a short form of Fassbender .2 English: from an agent derivative of Old English bendan ‘to bend (the bow)’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for an archer. Compare Benbow .3 Hungarian: from bender ‘curl’, hence a nickname for someone with curly hair.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Mike Bender in household of Peter Bender, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mike Bender, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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