Minnie Beatrice Steel

F, b. 10 September 1893, d. 29 September 1917
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMinnie Beatrice Steel was also known as Beatrice.
Married NameHer married name was DeCamp.

Children of Minnie Beatrice Steel and Leone Elden DeCamp

Frances Marie DeCamp

F
Father*Leone Elden DeCamp b. 15 Jan 1891, d. 11 Jan 1951
Mother*Minnie Beatrice Steel b. 10 Sep 1893, d. 29 Sep 1917

Clifford Leone DeCamp

M
Father*Leone Elden DeCamp b. 15 Jan 1891, d. 11 Jan 1951
Mother*Minnie Beatrice Steel b. 10 Sep 1893, d. 29 Sep 1917

Ruth J. Frederick

F, b. 1900, d. 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1919As of 1919,her married name was DeCamp.

Child of Ruth J. Frederick and Leone Elden DeCamp

Lenora Barbara DeCamp

F, b. 29 April 1923
Father*Leone Elden DeCamp b. 15 Jan 1891, d. 11 Jan 1951
Mother*Ruth J. Frederick b. 1900, d. 1976

Violet Merchant

F, b. 31 March 1890, d. 5 April 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 June 1907As of 17 June 1907,her married name was DeCamp.

Richard O. DeCamp

M
Father*Orvel Ondis DeCamp b. 6 Feb 1882, d. 25 Jul 1947
Mother*Violet Merchant b. 31 Mar 1890, d. 5 Apr 1966

Kenneth J. DeCamp

M
Father*Orvel Ondis DeCamp b. 6 Feb 1882, d. 25 Jul 1947
Mother*Violet Merchant b. 31 Mar 1890, d. 5 Apr 1966

Leonard K. DeCamp

M
Father*Orvel Ondis DeCamp b. 6 Feb 1882, d. 25 Jul 1947
Mother*Violet Merchant b. 31 Mar 1890, d. 5 Apr 1966

Temple M. DeCamp

M
Father*Orvel Ondis DeCamp b. 6 Feb 1882, d. 25 Jul 1947
Mother*Violet Merchant b. 31 Mar 1890, d. 5 Apr 1966

Leroy H. DeCamp

M, b. 8 October 1908, d. 16 October 1908
Father*Orvel Ondis DeCamp b. 6 Feb 1882, d. 25 Jul 1947
Mother*Violet Merchant b. 31 Mar 1890, d. 5 Apr 1966

Letha Olga DeCamp

F, b. 12 September 1892, d. 31 January 1898
Father*Warren Thadius DeCamp b. 1 Jan 1857, d. 19 Nov 1934
Mother*Marie Ellen Reese b. 9 Apr 1863, d. 3 Feb 1949

Melvin LeRoy DeCamp

M, b. 24 November 1924, d. 24 November 1924
Father*Marvin Edgar DeCamp b. 29 Jul 1902, d. 4 Jan 1996
Mother*Ruth Marie Spooner b. 21 Dec 1907, d. 28 Jan 2005

Myrtle (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was DeCamp.

Children of Myrtle (?) and Norman DeCamp

Guy DeCamp

M
Father*Norman DeCamp b. 25 Oct 1870, d. 25 Sep 1957
Mother*Myrtle (?)

Melvin DeCamp

M
Father*Norman DeCamp b. 25 Oct 1870, d. 25 Sep 1957
Mother*Myrtle (?)

Clyde DeCamp

M
Father*Norman DeCamp b. 25 Oct 1870, d. 25 Sep 1957
Mother*Myrtle (?)

Vernon H. DeCamp

M
Father*Orvel Ondis DeCamp b. 6 Feb 1882, d. 25 Jul 1947
Mother*Violet Merchant b. 31 Mar 1890, d. 5 Apr 1966

Louisa DeCamp

F, b. circa 1895
Father*Warren Thadius DeCamp b. 1 Jan 1857, d. 19 Nov 1934
Mother*Marie Ellen Reese b. 9 Apr 1863, d. 3 Feb 1949
Census DateLocation
1910Adams, Dallas, IowaLouisa DeCamp was listed as a daughter in Warren Thadius DeCamp's household on the 1910 Census at Adams, Dallas, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Adams, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: T624_399; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0001; Image: 505; FHL Number: 1374412.

Annie M. Engelbrecht

F, b. 28 September 1891, d. 2 October 1891
Father*Frank Engelbrecht b. 28 Feb 1858, d. 24 Feb 1937
Mother*Anna Margaretha Hagge b. Jan 1866

(?) Engelbrecht

?, b. 29 November 1890, d. 15 January 1891
Father*Frank Engelbrecht b. 28 Feb 1858, d. 24 Feb 1937
Mother*Anna Margaretha Hagge b. Jan 1866

Donell F. Engelbrecht

M, b. 12 September 1935, d. 7 June 2006
Father*Frank Detlef Engelbrecht b. 11 Jun 1892, d. 5 Aug 1972
Mother*Dora Magdaline Sanny b. 11 Jul 1894, d. 23 Jan 1967

Virgil Henry Engelbrecht

M, b. 1916, d. 1916
Father*Frank Detlef Engelbrecht b. 11 Jun 1892, d. 5 Aug 1972
Mother*Dora Magdaline Sanny b. 11 Jul 1894, d. 23 Jan 1967

Russel Lee Engelbrecht

M, b. 1931, d. 1931
Father*Frank Detlef Engelbrecht b. 11 Jun 1892, d. 5 Aug 1972
Mother*Dora Magdaline Sanny b. 11 Jul 1894, d. 23 Jan 1967

August Osterthun

M, b. 1885, d. 1957
  • August Osterthun married Johannah Lubben.
  • August Osterthun was born in 1885.
  • He was buried in 1957 at Riverside Cemetery, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • He died in 1957.

Children of August Osterthun and Johannah Lubben

Johannah Lubben

F, b. 1889, d. 1984
Hannah (Lubben) Osterthun 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Osterthun.
Name VariationJohannah Lubben was also known as Hannah.
Name VariationJohannah Lubben was also known as Hanna.
  • Johannah Lubben married August Osterthun.
  • Johannah Lubben was born in 1889.
  • She was buried in 1984 at Riverside Cemetery, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • She died in 1984.
     In May 1975 5 generation photo of Hannah Osterthun, Alma (Osterthun) Klemme, Wendall Klemme, his daughters Cheryl and Terri, and grandkids.
Akron Register Tribune May 15, 1975 - 5 generation photo of Hannah Osterthun, Alma (Osterthun) Klemme, Wendall Klemme, his daughters Cheryl and Terri

Children of Johannah Lubben and August Osterthun

Edna Helena Henrietta Osterthun

F, b. 3 July 1914, d. 12 December 2009
Father*August Osterthun b. 1885, d. 1957
Mother*Johannah Lubben b. 1889, d. 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1934As of 1934,her married name was Jurgensen.
  • Edna Helena Henrietta Osterthun was born on 3 July 1914 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of August Osterthun and Johannah Lubben.
  • Edna Helena Henrietta Osterthun married Arval Jurgensen in 1934.
  • Edna Helena Henrietta Osterthun died on 12 December 2009 at Iowa at age 95 Edna Jurgensen, 95, of Akron, Iowa passed away Saturday, December 12, 2009 at Rock Rapids Health Centre in Rock Rapids, Iowa.

    Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron, Iowa. Reverend Jean Morse will officiate. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m. Monday, December 14, 2009, with the family present after 6:00 p.m., all at Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron, Iowa.

    Edna Helena Henrietta Jurgensen was born July 3, 1914 on a farm north of Akron, Iowa, the daughter of August and Hannah (Lubben) Osterthun. She was baptized at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Chatsworth, Iowa and later confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron. She attended Jones Country School near her home.

    She was united in marriage to Arval Jurgensen on January 20, 1934 at the Trinity Lutheran Church parsonage in Akron. The couple farmed near Akron from 1934 to 1975. During that time, Edna was a homemaker for her family and helped Arval with chores around the farm. In 1975, they moved to Akron. In June of 2003, they became residents of the Akron Care Center. Arval passed away June 4, 2008. In March of this year, Edna moved to the Rock Rapids Health Centre in Rock Rapids, Iowa.

    Edna was a longtime member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron. She taught Sunday school for many years. Edna loved dancing and playing cards. She also enjoyed baking and cooking for her family and friends. Edna enjoyed watching the Lawrence Welk Show. Edna's favorite time of the year was Christmas, she loved the lighted trees and listening to the Christmas music. Edna loved her "birthday parties" with her family. Edna will be remembered for many things, but most all, her terrific sense of humor. She would share it with family, friends, and care center staff. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

    Survivors include a son: Marlin Jurgensen and his wife Donna of Alcester, SD; a daughter: Joyce Witt and her husband Bob of Rock Rapids, IA; 5 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; a brother in law: Orlan Jurgenson of Omaha, NE; 2 sisters-in-law: Ellen Tabbert and her husband Bob of Harrisburg, SD, and Janiece Lawrence of Sioux Falls, SD; and several nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Arval; 2 sisters: Nora Tammen and Alma Klemme; and a great-granddaughter: Kelsey Ellen Witt.
  • She was buried after 12 December 2009 at Riverside Cemetery, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.

Arval Jurgensen

M, b. 18 July 1913, d. 4 June 2008
  • Arval Jurgensen was born on 18 July 1913.
  • He married Edna Helena Henrietta Osterthun, daughter of August Osterthun and Johannah Lubben, in 1934.
  • Arval Jurgensen died on 4 June 2008 at age 94 Arval R. Jurgensen, 94, of Akron, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, June 04, 2008 at the Akron Care Center in Akron, Iowa.

    Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 7, 2008 at Trinity Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. Reverend Jean Morse will officiate. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitations will be after 3:00 p.m. Friday, June 6, 2008, with the family present after 6:00 p.m., and a Prayer service at 7:00 p.m., all at the church. The Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron is in charge of arrangements.

    Arval Raymond Jurgensen was born July 18, 1913 near Akron, Iowa, the son of Andrew and Anna (Martsfield) Jurgensen. He was baptized at Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Akron on June 19, 1927. He attended school in Akron and graduated from Akron High School in 1931.

    He was united in marriage to Edna Osterthun on January 20, 1934 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron. The couple farmed near Akron from 1934 to 1975. During that time, Arval began selling insurance for his father-in-law and also worked the A.S.C. office in Le Mars. He also clerked sales for many businesses in the area. In 1975, Arval and Edna moved to Akron. Arval continued to sell insurance until his retirement on July 1, 1982. Following his retirement, Arval worked as a caretaker for the Riverside Cemetery in Akron. In June of 2003, Arval became a resident of the Akron Care Center.

    Arval was a longtime member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron, having held several church offices. He was also a member of the Akron Lion's Club and a former board member for the Akron Care Center. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge. Arval had a passion for band music, polka music, and playing the trumpet. He and Edna enjoyed going to dances. He also enjoyed playing pinochle and throwing horseshoes. He also liked playing baseball and softball. While living at the care center, he was active in the Bell Choir. He enjoyed his trip with the bell choir to Denver. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

    Survivors include his wife of over 74 years, Edna of Akron; son: Marlin Jurgensen and his wife Donna of Alcester, SD; daughter: Joyce Witt and her husband Bob of Rock Rapids, IA; brother: Orlan Jurgenson of Mesa, AZ; 2 sisters: Ellen Tabbert and her husband Bob of Harrisburg, SD, and Janiece Lawrence of Sioux Falls, SD; 5 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; sister: LaVina Cramlett; brother: Lowell Jurgensen; and great-granddaughter: Kelsey Ellen Witt.
  • He was buried after 4 June 2008 at Riverside Cemetery, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.

Nora Osterthun

F, b. 4 November 1910, d. August 1978
Father*August Osterthun b. 1885, d. 1957
Mother*Johannah Lubben b. 1889, d. 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Tammen.

John Tammen

M, d. before June 2008