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Leo Frank Palen
Birth: Mar. 28, 1890
Caledonia
Houston County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jun., 1971
Dixon
Lee County
Illinois, USA

Leo Frank Palen, husband of Besse Leone (Koch) Palen, resided 815 Galena Ave., Dixon, Lee County, Illinois.
Also known as Leo Francis Palen according to U.S. Census records.

Father of Virginia Besse Palen (Long), Rev. Robert "Bob" Leon Palen, and William "Billy" Edward Palen.

His Parents were Frank Joseph Palen, and Emma Elsie (Clausen) Palen. His parents Frank and Emma resided at 1208 Jackson St., Dubuque, Iowa, 52001, [Decription: Beds 4 Bed, Baths 2 Bath, House Size 2,195 Sq Ft, Lot Size 2,600 Sq Ft Lot, Year Built 1890.]

Leo's daughter, Virginia (Palen) Long, still resided in Dixon, Illinois, in 2014. Virginia Besse "Gin" (Palen) Long married Richard Mark Long and had one son, Mark Richard Long, from whom I received a lot of the information on this family. Mark still resides in Dixon, Illinois in 2014.

Leo's Grandparents were Leopold Frank Palen and Mary "May"(Haupert) Palen both from Luxembourg.

They resided in Caledonia, Houston, County, Minnesota.
Leo was the beloved brother of my maternal grandmother, Phyllis Eugenia Adele (Palen) Linderman.

Information and pictures courtesy of my mother, Jean Marie (Linderman) Frederick Mancill, Houston, Harris County, Texas. 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank Joseph Palen (1864 - 1953)
  Emma Elsie Claussen Palen (1865 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Besse Leone Koch Palen (1895 - 1962)
 
 Children:
  Robert Leon Palen (1916 - 2002)*
  Virginia Besse Palen Long (1919 - 2015)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leo Frank Palen (1890 - 1971)
  Fleicitas M. Palen Strueber (1892 - 1920)*
  Hedwig Josephine Palen Genz (1898 - 1921)*
  Phyllis Eugenia Palen Linderman (1904 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
 
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Record added: May 04, 2008
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Leo Frank Palen
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