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Johann Georg "George" Bender, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1859, Russia
Death: Jan. 16, 1936
Russell County
Kansas, USA

George was born in Kratzke, Russia to Georg Heinrich and Katharina Elisabeth (Deines) Bender. In 1874, he married Katrina Elisabeth Meier. On December 4, 1886 he left from Glasgow, Scotland on the SS Devonia with Katrina and their two oldest sons, George Jr and Henry. They arrived in New York on December 17. They settled in Winterset Township, Russell County, Kansas, otherwise known as Bender Hill. George was a stonemason. After Katrina died in 1916, he lived with his son Henry. 
Family links: 
  Katrina Elisabeth Meier Bender (1856 - 1916)
  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
Milberger Cemetery
Russell County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Kristi Monroe Bender
Originally Created by: Glenda B.
Record added: Nov 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79751313
Johann Georg George Bender, Sr
Added by: Kristi Monroe Bender
Johann Georg George Bender, Sr
Added by: Glenda B.
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One of the Volga Germans, as they are known in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and elsewhere.
- D. Goodboe
 Added: Feb. 8, 2016

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