|Birth: ||Sep. 4, 1843, Germany|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 1884|
The daughter of John Brinker and Regina Riedeman, "Mary" was born in Vinnen, Holte, Germany.
Mary married John Behrens on 18 Aug 1863 in St. Louis, Missouri. They were the parents of at least 4 children.
John died in 1878.
Children from first marriage: 1 daughter, 3 sons.
Mary married Henry Bentrup on 12 Aug 1879 in Calhoun County, Illinois. They were the parents of at least 1 child.
Known children from second marriage: 1 daughter.
At the time of her death, Mary was 40 years, 4 months and 16 days old. She was survived by her husband, Henry, who remarried later in 1884. He died in 1915.
William Behrens (died in infancy)
Elizabeth M. "Lizzie" Bentrup Bimslager
Maria Adelheid Brinker Ostermann Aling
Regina Jane Brinker Pehm
Mrs. Henry Bentrupt
Monterey, January 31, 1884. Mrs. Henry Bentrupt died of pneumonia 20th of January, 1884...Funeral conducted by Father Withaut and buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Mepppen, Ill. Mary Bentrupt leaves a husband, four children plus many friends.
(Unknown Calhoun County newspaper; 1900)
Note: All spelling, capitalization and punctuation marks in obituary are exactly as they appeared in the original text.
John Behrens (1842 - 1878)
Henry Bentrup (1838 - 1915)*
Anna Behrens (1871 - 1893)*
William Behrens (1874 - 1874)*
Herman Behrens (1875 - 1940)*
William Behrens (1878 - 1924)*
Elizabeth M. Bentrup Bimslager (1880 - 1945)*
Note: Unable to locate any marker for Mary's grave.
Saint Josephs Cemetery
Created by: Lynn
Record added: Sep 24, 2010
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