Joseph Louis Kreye

18 April 1932–20 October 2004 (Age 72)
Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Louis

When Joseph Louis Kreye was born on 18 April 1932, in Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States, his father, Henry John Kreye, was 37 and his mother, Mary Magdalene Loechler, was 34. He lived in Wabasha Township, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 20 October 2004, in Durand, Pepin, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Saint Josephs Cemetery, Arkansaw, Pepin, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry John Kreye
Mary Magdalene Loechler
Florence Cecelia Kreye
Julius Gabriel "Mcgee" Kreye
Robert Edward Kreye
Mary Louise Kreye
John Henry Kreye
Bernard Charles "Bernie" Kreye
Lloyd Henry Kreye
Joseph Louis Kreye
Helen Lucille Kreye
Richard James Kreye
Lavina Theresa Kreye
Marlene Henrietta Kreye
Francis Leo Kreye

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World Events (8)

1933 · The Browns Valley Man
Age 1
Just like the Minnesota Woman, The Browns Valley Man are deemed the oldest human remains found in Minnesota. They were found by W. H. Jenson, while he was laying gravel for his driveway, in the Traverse gap in western Minnesota. The remains are believed to be around 9,000 years old.
1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 3
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.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment
Age 19
Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

1 North German: nickname or metonymic occupational name for a grower of soft fruits, from Low German Kreke ‘plum’.2 Dutch: topographic name from Dutch kreek ‘creek’, ‘bay’.

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

Sources (4)

  • Joseph Kreye in household of Henery Kreye, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Kreye in entry for Lloyd H Kreye, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Joseph L Kreye, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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