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Leroy Behn
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1893
Texas, USA
Death: Aug., 1970
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA

One of sixteen children, Leroy, christened Lurain Behn, was born February 9, 1893 in Hempstead, Waller County, Texas, to the union of John Mosley Behn, Sr. and Nancy Hanks Bramlett.

In 1911 Leroy married Ms. Lena Heard in Collin County, Texas. Two children were born to this union: Leroy C. Behn and Samuel Behn. He was later married to Tempie (maiden name unknown) and one child was born to this union: Dorothy Behn.

He was preceded in death by his parents; eight brothers: Arthur, Henry James, J.N., Prince Albert, Charlie, Thomas W., Samuel and Mosley; and two sisters: Mrs. Mattie Behn Jones and Mrs. Alverda Behn Watkins.

He is survived by his children, Leroy C., of Oklahoma, Samuel, of Berkeley, California and Dorothy; three brothers, George of Bakersfield, CA, John of Odessa, Texas, and Dr. G.E. Behn of Chicago, IL; two sisters, Mrs. Addie M. Miller of Dallas, TX, and Mrs. Julia Barbara Reid of San Francisco, California; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Family links: 
  John Mosley Behn (1854 - 1901)
  Nancy Hanks Bramlett Behn (1860 - 1947)
  Samuel Edward Behn (1916 - 1988)*
  George Washington Behn (1874 - 1976)*
  Henry James Behn (1879 - 1959)*
  Mattie Lee Behn Jones (1882 - 1962)*
  Prince Albert Behn (1883 - 1956)*
  John Mosley Behn (1885 - 1976)*
  Thomas W. Behn (1888 - 1941)*
  Addie L. Behn Miller (1889 - 1980)*
  Julia Barbara Behn Reid (1891 - 1984)*
  Leroy Behn (1893 - 1970)
  General Eckie Behn (1894 - 1983)*
  Alverta Behn Watkins (1897 - 1919)*
  Samuel Behn (1898 - 1918)*
  Mosley Leonard Behn (1901 - 1969)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Peggy
Record added: Dec 03, 2013
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- Peggy
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- Always lovingly honored & respected, Deborah
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- Angel of Flowers
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