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Johann Georg "George" Bender, Jr
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1883, Russian Federation
Death: Jun. 8, 1929
Russell
Russell County
Kansas, USA

Johann Georg Bender, Jr. was born in Kratzke, Russia. In 1886, he came to Kansas with his parents where they settled in the area south of Russell known as Bender Hill. On April 11, 1897 he was confirmed in Immanuel Lutheran Church in Milberger, KS. He was a farmer in Winterset Township, Russell County near Gorham, KS. About 1902 he married Maria Katharina Hergert. They had 11 children: Gotfred, Amelia, David, Nathalia "Dolly", Leo, Bernhardt "Ben", Elva Rosa "Rosie", Edwin, Elsie, Victor and Frida. Frida died when she was nine days old. 
 
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 Parents:
  Johann Georg Bender (1859 - 1936)
  Katrina Elisabeth Meier Bender (1856 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Katherine Hergert Bender (1884 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Gotfred G Bender (1903 - 1976)*
  Nathalie Bender Mai (1909 - 2007)*
  Leo Bender (1910 - 1972)*
  Edwin Bender (1919 - 1984)*
  Victor Bender (1925 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Johann Georg Bender (1883 - 1929)
  Heinrich George Bender (1885 - 1957)*
  Friedrich H Bender (1887 - 1956)*
  Adam Bender (1889 - 1918)*
  Amelia Bender Wassemiller (1891 - 1942)*
  Elizabeth Bender Wagner (1893 - 1986)*
  Johannes Bender (1894 - 1973)*
  Lydia Bender Schwien (1897 - 1989)*
  Katherine Elizabeth Bender Berschauer (1898 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: John's World War I draft registration card gives his birth year as 1882
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery
Russell
Russell County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 161#5 original section
 
Created by: Kristi Monroe Bender
Record added: Dec 01, 2011
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Johann Georg George Bender, Jr
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Johann Georg George Bender, Jr
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Johann Georg George Bender, Jr
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