Marie Klassen

25 February 1901–23 January 1992 (Age 90)
Romanovka Buryat, Russia

The Life Summary of Marie

When Marie Klassen was born on 25 February 1901, in Romanovka Buryat, Russia, her father, Peter M Klassen, was 31 and her mother, Maria, was 30. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Jacob Gerbrandt. She lived in United States in 1949 and Logan Township, Meade, Kansas, United States in 1950. She died on 23 January 1992, at the age of 90, and was buried in Reedley, Fresno, California, United States.

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Jacob Gerbrandt
Marie Klassen
Geraldine Ruth Gerbrandt
Pauline Ann Gerbrandt
Dr. Carl James Gerbrandt

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 1
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
Age 5
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
Age 26
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Klass . Compare Classen .

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

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Sources (6)

  • Mary Gerbrandt in household of J J Gerbrandt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Gerbrandt in household of Jacob J Gerbrandt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Klassen Gerbrandt, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"

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