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Bertha Claussen
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1867
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Death: Aug. 5, 1926
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Bertha (maiden name unknown) was born at Lauenberg/Elbe, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany). She married William Claussen. After William's death at Davenport, Iowa, in 1912, she filed for a dependent minor's pension June 19, 1913, for her daughter, Bertha Claussen, who received application No. 1,009,719 and certificate No. 765,007. Bertha filed for a widow's pension May 29, 1916, and received application No. 1,067,328 and certificate No. 809,441. Bertha and her daughter moved to Chicago, Illinois, where Bertha remained until she died. She was buried in Irving Park Cemetery August 7, 1926.
(Source: Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947; Digital Folder No. 4204788, Image No. 2577, Film No. 1877848, Vol./Page/Cert. No. RN22304)
Bertha Claussen (born Iowa)
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  William Claussen (____ - 1912)*
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Irving Park Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
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Originally Created by: Steve Centner
Record added: Jun 17, 2011
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Bertha Claussen
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