Henry “Mack” Belken

27 January 1870–26 January 1953 (Age 82)
Fredericktown, Madison, Missouri, United States

The Life of Henry “Mack”

When Henry “Mack” Belken was born on 27 January 1870, in Fredericktown, Madison, Missouri, United States, his father, Capt Jasper Belken, was 36 and his mother, Maria Elizabeth Hellake, was 30. He lived in St. Michael Township, Madison, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. In 1920, at the age of 50, his occupation is listed as farm laborer in St. Michael Township, Madison, Missouri, United States. He died on 26 January 1953, in Fredericktown, St. Michael Township, Madison, Missouri Territory, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Capt Jasper Belken
1833–1904
Maria Elizabeth Hellake
1839–1914
Jasper Belken
1859–1936
Garfield Belken
1880–
Peter Belken
1861–1935
Joseph "Joe" Belkin
1864–1921
Elizabeth Gertrude Belken
1865–1948
Mary Theresa Belken
1867–1950
Henry “Mack” Belken
1870–1953
Katherine Belken
1872–1966
Wilhelmina Belken
1875–
Benson Benjamin Belken
1879–1949
Frank Belken
1880–1947
Anna L. Belken
1883–1964

Parents and Siblings

    Capt Jasper Belken

    Male1833–1904Male

    Maria Elizabeth Hellake

    Female1839–1914Female

siblings

(12)

    Jasper Belken

    Male1859–1936Male

    Peter Belken

    Male1861–1935Male

    Joseph "Joe" Belkin

    Male1864–1921Male

    Female1865–1948Female

    Female1867–1950Female

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly a variant of Belkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Belkin in household of Elizabeth Belkin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry Belken in household of Jasper Belken, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Belkin in household of Frank Belkin, "United States Census, 1920"

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