Darlene Helen Schmidt

Brief Life History of Darlene Helen

Darlene Helen Schmidt was born on 30 June 1939, in McLeod, Minnesota, United States. She married Vilas Hugh OLE Broberg on 6 July 1957, in Meeker, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Middleville Township, Wright, Minnesota, United States in 1940 and Dassel, Meeker, Minnesota, United States for about 1 years. She died on 29 December 1999, in Litchfield Township, Meeker, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Litchfield Cemetery, Litchfield, Meeker, Minnesota, United States.

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Vilas Hugh OLE Broberg
Darlene Helen Schmidt
Marriage: 6 July 1957
Lynette Darlene Broberg
Kenneth Dale Broberg
Debra Lynn Broberg

Sources (26)

  • Darleen Schmidt, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Darlene Helen Schmidt, "Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002"
  • Darlene H Lunderby, "Minnesota Marriage Index, 1958-2001"

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Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1941 · The Four Freedoms

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1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Otto, Hans, Erwin, Gerhard, Klaus, Helmut, Fritz, Manfred, Wolfgang, Ewald, Gunter.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German smit, German Schmied ‘blacksmith’. This surname is also established in many other parts of Europe, notably in Denmark, France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine, also Nord), the Netherlands, Hungary, and Poland. It is also found in Slovakia, Czechia, Croatia, and Slovenia, where it is more common in Slavicized forms (see below). In part, Schmidt is a Gottscheerish (i.e. Gottschee German) surname, originating from the Kočevsko region in Lower Carniola, Slovenia (see Kocevar ).

Germanized form of Czech Šmíd and Šmít, Slovenian, Croatian, and Slovak Šmid or Šmit, surnames of German origin (see above and Smid 2 and Smit 3).

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

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