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Helen Elizabeth Christel Steffen
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1897
Saratov Oblast, Russia
Death: Jun. 25, 1976
Odessa
Lincoln County
Washington, USA

Helena Christel was born in Kolb, Russia. She was the daughter of Georg Heinrich Christel and Maria Elisabeth Hardung. Helen married Herbert Steffen 4 Nov 1915 at the Menno Lutheran Church in Ritzville, Washington.Three children were born to this marriage: Lewis (Louis), Bernie and , Opal.

1940 U. S. Census, Herbert Steffen, Batum, Adams, Washington, ED 1-1, Sheet 4A
Name: Herbert Steffen; Age: 46; Marital Status: Married; Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Oregon
Birth Year (Estimated): 1894
Last Place of Residence: Same House
Herbert Steffen, head, age 46, b. Oregon
Helen, wife, age 42, b. Russia
Lewis, son, age 19, b. Washington
Bernice, dau, age 9, b. Washington
Freda Steffen, mother, age 76, b. Russia 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Henry Christel (1865 - 1950)
  Marie Elizabeth Hardung Christel (1867 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Herbert William Steffen (1893 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catharina Elisabeth Christel (1886 - 1888)*
  Amalie Christel (1893 - 1896)*
  Suzanne Christel Bender (1895 - 1940)*
  Amalie Christel (1896 - 1896)*
  Helen Elizabeth Christel Steffen (1897 - 1976)
  Fred Christel (1899 - 1973)*
  Reuben K Christel (1904 - 1967)*
  Solomon K Christel (1906 - 1989)*
  Esther M Christel Zeitelhack (1908 - 2008)*
  LaVina Christina Christel Rohde (1911 - 2000)*
  George Henry Christel (1913 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odessa Cemetery
Odessa
Lincoln County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Tara B
Originally Created by: Scotty
Record added: Nov 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44927307
Helen Elizabeth <i>Christel</i> Steffen
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Helen Elizabeth <i>Christel</i> Steffen
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In Remembrance...
- Yeschke
 Added: Jul. 27, 2016
Like snowflakes, my memories gather and dance - each beautiful, unique, and too soon gone. ~Deborah Whipp
- Yeschke
 Added: Dec. 19, 2014
Remember Elizabeth at Christmas.
- Yeschke
 Added: Dec. 24, 2013
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