Helen M. Jeppeson

1910–28 April 1969 (Age 59)
Iowa Township, Wright, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Helen M.

When Helen M. Jeppeson was born in 1910, in Iowa Township, Wright, Iowa, United States, her father, Daniel Jeppeson, was 33 and her mother, Effie May Ulrich, was 30. She married Marlin Ralph McKinney on 31 August 1930, in Martin, Minnesota, United States. She lived in Milford, Dickinson, Iowa, United States for about 5 years and Lakeville Township, Dickinson, Iowa, United States in 1930. She died on 28 April 1969, in Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, United States, at the age of 59.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Helen M.? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Emerson Kruse Dean
Helen M. Jeppeson
Marriage: 27 December 1941
Bill R. Dean

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 December 1941South Sioux City, Dakota, Nebraska, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 0
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
    1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam
    Age 3
    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 16
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Danish: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Jakob ( see Jepson , Jacob ).

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (10)

    • Hellen M Jeppison in household of Danial Jeppison, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Helen M Jeppeson, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
    • Helen M Jeppeson in household of Dan Jeppeson, "United States Census, 1930"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.