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John BenderAge: 89 years18761965

Name
John Bender
Given names
John
Surname
Bender
Birth January 31, 1876 24 29
Yankton, Yankton, Dakota Territory, United States
Latitude: N42.881667 Longitude: W97.3925

Birth of a sisterMagdalene Bender
about 1878 (Age 23 months)

Birth of a sisterChristina Bender
December 1879 (Age 3 years)

Census June 1, 1880 (Age 4 years) Age: 4
Birth of a sisterSusan Bender
April 1881 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a sisterCatherina Bender
February 1883 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a brotherPeter Bender
May 11, 1884 (Age 8 years)

Birth of a sisterJohanna Bender
September 1885 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a brotherGeorge Bender
July 1887 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a sisterEmma Bender
February 1889 (Age 13 years)

Census June 1, 1900 (Age 24 years) Age: 24
Washington, Bon Homme, South Dakota, United States
Latitude: N43.1498 Longitude: W97.768

MarriageChristina LindemannView this family
September 9, 1907 (Age 31 years)
Linton, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.268333 Longitude: W100.232222

Birth of a son
#1
Edward “Ed” Bender
October 5, 1907 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Gottlieb Bender
December 17, 1908 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Johanna Bender
June 23, 1909 (Age 33 years)
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Death of a daughterJohanna Bender
March 1910 (Age 34 years)
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Burial of a daughterJohanna Bender
estimated 1910 (Age 33 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 34 years) Age: 34
Birth of a son
#4
George Bender
May 22, 1912 (Age 36 years)
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Birth of a daughter
#5
Emma Bender
April 9, 1914 (Age 38 years)
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Birth of a son
#6
Fredrick “Fred” Bender
December 15, 1916 (Age 40 years)
Property about 1916 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Katherine Bender
July 7, 1918 (Age 42 years)
Residence September 2, 1918 (Age 42 years)
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 43 years) Age: 46
Birth of a daughter
#8
Karoline Bender
April 9, 1920 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a son
#9
Philip Bender
July 30, 1922 (Age 46 years)

Birth of a son
#10
Johannes “Johnny” Bender
July 7, 1924 (Age 48 years)
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Census April 1, 1925 (Age 49 years) Age: 50
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Birth of a daughter
#11
Margaret “Marge” Bender
March 15, 1926 (Age 50 years)
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Death of a motherCatharina Nagel
June 22, 192615:30 (Age 50 years)
Kulm, LaMoure, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.301944 Longitude: W98.948056

Cause: Cerebral hemorrhage
Marriage of a parentJacob “Jake” BenderMaria DoerrView this family
February 7, 1927 (Age 51 years)
Kulm, LaMoure, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.301944 Longitude: W98.948056

Death of a sonGeorge Bender
July 12, 1929 (Age 53 years)
Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.813344 Longitude: W100.779003

Burial of a sonGeorge Bender
July 15, 1929 (Age 53 years)
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 54 years) Age: 54
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Death of a fatherJacob “Jake” Bender
May 1, 193207:15 (Age 56 years)
Kulm, LaMoure, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.301944 Longitude: W98.948056

Cause: Coronary disease
Census April 1, 1940 (Age 64 years) Age: 64
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Death of a wifeChristina Lindemann
July 26, 1940 (Age 64 years)
Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.160575 Longitude: W100.553421

Cause: apoplexy
Burial of a wifeChristina Lindemann
July 29, 1940 (Age 64 years)
Marriage of a childCharles Raymond “Charlie” GreenEmma BenderView this family
November 15, 1944 (Age 68 years)
Roundup, Musselshell, Montana, United States
Latitude: N46.448333 Longitude: W108.542778

Death of a daughterKatherine Bender
October 25, 1952 (Age 76 years)
Ekalaka, Carter, Montana, United States
Latitude: N45.889167 Longitude: W104.549722

Death of a sonFredrick “Fred” Bender
January 23, 1957 (Age 80 years)
General Hospital, Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
Latitude: N47.607997 Longitude: W122.301428

Cause: Automobile accident
Residence from 1950 to 1958 (Age 73 years)
Linton, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.268333 Longitude: W100.232222

Residence from 1958 to 1962 (Age 81 years)
Mandan, Morton, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.828889 Longitude: W100.891111

Residence from 1958 to September 20, 1965 (Age 81 years)
Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.813344 Longitude: W100.779003

Description
tall and slender, light brown eyes, black hair
yes

Death September 20, 1965 (Age 89 years)
Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States
Latitude: N46.813344 Longitude: W100.779003

Burial September 23, 1965 (3 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1870
brother
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
17 months
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
15 months
younger brother
17 months
younger sister
23 months
younger brother
20 months
younger sister
Father’s family with Maria Doerr - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: February 7, 1927Kulm, LaMoure, North Dakota, United States
Family with Christina Lindemann - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: September 9, 1907Linton, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
1 month
son
Edward “Ed” Bender
Birth: October 5, 1907 31 22John Bender farm (first), Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Death: April 5, 2000Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States
14 months
son
Gottlieb Bender
Birth: December 17, 1908 32 23John Bender farm (first), Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Death: July 4, 1972Saint Alexius Hospital, Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States
6 months
daughter
Johanna Bender
Birth: June 23, 1909 33 24Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Death: March 1910Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
3 years
son
George Bender
Birth: May 22, 1912 36 27Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Death: July 12, 1929Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States
23 months
daughter
3 years
son
Fredrick “Fred” Bender
Birth: December 15, 1916 40 31School District 17, McIntosh, North Dakota, United States
Death: January 23, 1957General Hospital, Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
19 months
daughter
Katherine Bender
Birth: July 7, 1918 42 33School District 17, McIntosh, North Dakota, United States
Death: October 25, 1952Ekalaka, Carter, Montana, United States
21 months
daughter
Karoline Bender
Birth: April 9, 1920 44 35School District 17, McIntosh, North Dakota, United States
Death: September 17, 1997Kennewick, Benton, Washington, United States
2 years
son
23 months
son
Johannes “Johnny” Bender
Birth: July 7, 1924 48 39Winona, Emmons, North Dakota, United States
Death: October 2, 1979Saint Alexius Hospital, Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States
20 months
daughter

Birth

"United States, World War One Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-26276-27708-45 : accessed 31 Aug 2012), North Dakota > McIntosh County; A-O > image 96 of 1083, Johann Bender; citing Selective Service System, "United States, World War One Draft Registration Cards", NARA microfilm publication number M1509 (National Archives and Records Administration, East Point, Georgia : n.d.)

Birth

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Birth

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Birth

North Dakota Department of Health, Division of Vital Records, Public Death Index, database, (https://secure.apps.state.nd.us/doh/certificates/deathCertSearch.htm : accessed 30 Aug 2012), entry for John Bender, 20 Sep 1965.

Birth

Name (Last, First Middle) Date of Death County of Death Gender Age Date of Birth State of Residence County of Residence BENDER, JOHN 09/20/1965 Burleigh MALE 89 Years 01/31/1876 North Dakota Emmons

Birth

U.S. 1880 Census, Township 96 Range 58, Bon Homme County, Dakota Territory, population schedule, ED 97, sheet 5, dwelling 46, family 46, family of Jacob Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6742 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 111.

Birth

U.S. 1900 Census, Township 96 Range 59, Bon Homme County, South Dakota, population schedule, ED 20, sheet 16B, dwelling 300, family 300, family of Jacob Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7602 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T623, roll 1546.

Birth

U.S. 1910 Census, Winona, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 48, sheet 11A, dwelling 185, family 186, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7884&enc=1 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 1141.

Birth

U.S. 1920 Census, School District 17, McIntosh County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 184, sheet 9A, dwelling 68, family 68, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6061 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1336.

Birth

U.S. 1930 Census, Township 131 Range 79, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 17-34, sheet 4B, dwelling 22, family 25, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6224 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm T626, roll 1734.

Birth

U.S. 1940 Census, Township 131 Range 79, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 15-32, sheet 1A, household 6, family of John Bender; digital image, 1940 Census (http://1940census.archives.gov/ : accessed 31 Aug 2012).

Census

U.S. 1880 Census, Township 96 Range 58, Bon Homme County, Dakota Territory, population schedule, ED 97, sheet 5, dwelling 46, family 46, family of Jacob Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6742 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 111.

Census

U.S. 1900 Census, Township 96 Range 59, Bon Homme County, South Dakota, population schedule, ED 20, sheet 16B, dwelling 300, family 300, family of Jacob Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7602 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T623, roll 1546.

Marriage

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Marriage

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Census

U.S. 1910 Census, Winona, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 48, sheet 11A, dwelling 185, family 186, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7884&enc=1 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 1141.

Property

Standard Atlas of Emmons County North Dakota (Chicago, Illinois: G. A. Ogle and Co., 1916), page 53; "U.S., Indexed County Land Ownership maps, 1860-1918", digital images, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1127 : accessed 31 Aug 2012)

Residence

"United States, World War One Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-26276-27708-45 : accessed 31 Aug 2012), North Dakota > McIntosh County; A-O > image 96 of 1083, Johann Bender; citing Selective Service System, "United States, World War One Draft Registration Cards", NARA microfilm publication number M1509 (National Archives and Records Administration, East Point, Georgia : n.d.)

Census

U.S. 1920 Census, School District 17, McIntosh County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 184, sheet 9A, dwelling 68, family 68, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6061 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1336.

Census

U.S. 1930 Census, Township 131 Range 79, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 17-34, sheet 4B, dwelling 22, family 25, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6224 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm T626, roll 1734.

Census

U.S. 1940 Census, Township 131 Range 79, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 15-32, sheet 1A, household 6, family of John Bender; digital image, 1940 Census (http://1940census.archives.gov/ : accessed 31 Aug 2012).

Residence

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Residence

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Residence

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Residence

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Residence

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Residence

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Name

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Name

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Name

U.S. 1880 Census, Township 96 Range 58, Bon Homme County, Dakota Territory, population schedule, ED 97, sheet 5, dwelling 46, family 46, family of Jacob Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6742 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 111.

Name

U.S. 1900 Census, Township 96 Range 59, Bon Homme County, South Dakota, population schedule, ED 20, sheet 16B, dwelling 300, family 300, family of Jacob Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7602 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T623, roll 1546.

Name

U.S. 1910 Census, Winona, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 48, sheet 11A, dwelling 185, family 186, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7884&enc=1 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 1141.

Name

U.S. 1920 Census, School District 17, McIntosh County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 184, sheet 9A, dwelling 68, family 68, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6061 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1336.

Name

U.S. 1930 Census, Township 131 Range 79, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 17-34, sheet 4B, dwelling 22, family 25, family of John Bender; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6224 : accessed 31 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm T626, roll 1734.

Name

U.S. 1940 Census, Township 131 Range 79, Emmons County, North Dakota, population schedule, ED 15-32, sheet 1A, household 6, family of John Bender; digital image, 1940 Census (http://1940census.archives.gov/ : accessed 31 Aug 2012).

Description

"United States, World War One Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-26276-27708-45 : accessed 31 Aug 2012), North Dakota > McIntosh County; A-O > image 96 of 1083, Johann Bender; citing Selective Service System, "United States, World War One Draft Registration Cards", NARA microfilm publication number M1509 (National Archives and Records Administration, East Point, Georgia : n.d.)

Death

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Death

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Death

North Dakota Department of Health, Division of Vital Records, Public Death Index, database, (https://secure.apps.state.nd.us/doh/certificates/deathCertSearch.htm : accessed 30 Aug 2012), entry for John Bender, 20 Sep 1965.

Death

Name (Last, First Middle) Date of Death County of Death Gender Age Date of Birth State of Residence County of Residence BENDER, JOHN 09/20/1965 Burleigh MALE 89 Years 01/31/1876 North Dakota Emmons

Burial

(page 159) Christina died on: Friday July 26,1940 (In her home) Winona township, Emmons County (page 150) Christina died in her home in Winona Township at 10:00 A.M. Friday, after an illness of about two days. Christina was 55 years old. Christina's death was caused by apoplexy and high blood pressure. Christina suffered a light stroke Tuesday noon and had been in bed most of the time since. Although Christina complained only of a severe headache, Christina was stricken with a second stroke about 8:30 A.M. Friday morning and died an hour and a half later.

Burial

Christine Masseth, "Jacob Bender Family History", p. 159-159; privately held by P.Weiss, Seattle Washington.

Burial

Ronald Kremer, "Emmons County ND Cemeteries", Odessa Digital Library (http://www.odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/emmonsnd.txt : accessed 29 Aug 2012), cemetery 22 (Worms Lutheran Cemetery), John Bender

Burial
  1. Worms Lutheran Cemetery (founded in 1906) SE 1/4 of S 14, Twp 13, R 79 on Hwy 1804, 24 miles SW of Linton, ND Almer, Dale: 22 Jul 1955/27 Feb 1994 Bender, Christine (Lindeman): 5 Apr 1885/26 Jul 1940 Bender, Fred: 21 Mar 1904/19 Dec 1923 Bender, George: 22 May 1912/12 Jul 1929 Bender, Jacob: 1 Jul 1912/6 Jul 1912 Bender, Johana: 23 Jul 1910/Mar 1911 Bender, Johannes: 7 Jul 1924/2 Oct 1979 Bender, John: 31 Jan 1876/20 Sep 1965 Bender, Regina (Ell): 26 Aug 1928/25 Nov 1999 (Johannes Bender) Bender, William: 10 Jul 1906/27 Jul 1907 Green, Emma (Bender): 9 Apr 1914/29 Dec 1994 (Hildreth) Only the graves of Johannes, John, George and Christine have markers.

Source: Emmons County Cemeteries, Ronald Kremer, 1998 Coordinated with GRHS Village Research Clearing House Cemetery Project Original typing: Anna M Smith Reviewed and edited: Elaine Becker Morrison Permission granted for posting on Odessa: Ronald Kremer, 16 Mar 2000 Updated 30 Apr 2000