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Maria "Mary" Klaassen
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Birth: Oct. 22, 1907
Cottonwood County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 1908
Cottonwood County
Minnesota, USA



On June 22, 1908 at about 6:00 or 6:30 p.m., a tornado struck the Peter Klaassen home. The mother was holding eight-month-old Mariechi (Maria) on her lap at the time, leaning over her to protect her when flying timber fell on the mother, killing the baby.







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Sources:

(1) Sexton's register of Klassen Cemetery - Cottonwood County, Minnesota

(2) Minnesota Birth Certificate Index - Minnesota Historical Society, people.mnhs.org Cert. #1907-05235

(3) Minnesota Death Certificate Index - Minnesota Historical Society, people.mnhs.org Cert. #1908-MN-002420

(4) GRANDMA database of California Mennonite Historical Society www.grandmaonline.org

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 Parents:
  Peter C. Klaassen (1868 - 1949)
  Anna P Rempel Klaassen (1871 - 1927)
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Klaassen (1904 - 1923)*
  Maria Klaassen (1907 - 1908)
  Benjamin Klaassen (1910 - 1910)*
  Helen P. Klaassen (1912 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Klassen Cemetery
Mountain Lake
Cottonwood County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Lot 23, North Half
 
Maintained by: S. Curry
Originally Created by: OJimiO
Record added: Apr 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51104114
Maria Mary Klaassen
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Maria Mary Klaassen
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- cathy
 Added: Jul. 5, 2014
 
 
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