Robert Edward Amelang (1881 - 1956)

Robert Edward Amelang
1881 - 1956
updated February 06, 2019
Robert Edward Amelang , father to 8 children, was born on August 22, 1881 at Wapello County, Iowa. He was born to Christoph Wilhelm Franz Amelang and Hannah L. C. (Ploschentz) Amelang, with siblings William, Paul, John, Rosa, Cora, Martha, Minnie, and Mary. Robert's partner was Bessie Dyer on September 13, 1905 and they were together until death separated them. They gave birth to Albert Edward Amelang, Anna Edith (Amelang) Smith, William Franklin Amelang, Carl Henry Amelang, Marie Fay (Amelang) Boas, Fredrick Everett Amelang, Mary Lucille (Amelang ) Skinner, and Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler. Robert's partner was Bessie Dyer. He died on April 8, 1956 at Wapello County, Iowa at 74 years old. We know that Robert Edward Amelang had been residing in Wapello County, Iowa United States.
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Robert Edward Amelang
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Robert
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Edward
Middle name
Amelang
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Ed
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Wapello County, Iowa United States
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Robert Amelang was born on at Wapello County, Iowa,
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Robert Amelang died on at Wapello County, Iowa,
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Robert Amelang was born on at Wapello County, Iowa,
Robert Amelang died on at Wapello County, Iowa,
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at Shaul Cemetery, in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa
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Farmer. Sorghum

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Robert Edward Amelang Family Tree

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Parents:

Feb 20, 1844 - Nov 29, 1911
Mar 10, 1851 - Sep 22, 1924

Siblings:

Oct 10, 1876 - Feb 2, 1950
Jan 21, 1878 - Dec 5, 1963
Apr 2, 1883 - Apr 29, 1975
Feb 26, 1885 - Jan 27, 1959
May 13, 1887 - Feb 2, 1981
May 13, 1887 - Mar 20, 1969

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Spouse:

Mar 11, 1885 - Sep 1, 1974

Children:

Jul 26, 1906 - Jun 9, 2001
1909 - Oct 23, 1960
1912 - Nov 4, 1980
Mar 3, 1916 - May 2, 1995
May 19, 1919 - Apr 1, 2007
Apr 11, 1922 - Sep 27, 2002
Feb 3, 1928 - Unknown
Aug 20, 1929 - Feb 5, 2019
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Robert Edward Amelang & Bessie Lillian Dyer Amelang

Robert Edward Amelang

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Mar 11, 1885 - Sep 1, 1974

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Robert Edward Amelang , father to 8 children, passed away on April 8, 1956 at Wapello County, Iowa at 74 years of age. He was buried in Shaul Cemetery, Ottumwa, Iowa. Robert was born on August 22, 1881 at Wapello County, Iowa. He was born to Christoph Wilhelm Franz Amelang and Hannah L. C. (Ploschentz) Amelang, with siblings William, Paul, John, Rosa, Cora, Martha, Minnie, and Mary. Robert's partner was Bessie Dyer on September 13, 1905 and they were together until death separated them. They gave birth to Albert Edward Amelang, Anna Edith (Amelang) Smith, William Franklin Amelang, Carl Henry Amelang, Marie Fay (Amelang) Boas, Fredrick Everett Amelang, Mary Lucille (Amelang ) Skinner, and Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler. Robert's partner was Bessie Dyer. We know that Robert Edward Amelang had been residing in Wapello County, Iowa United States.
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1881 - 1956 World Events

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In 1881, in the year that Robert Edward Amelang was born, on May 21st, Clara Barton, a nurse, founded the American Red Cross. She was inspired by the Red Cross in Geneva Switzerland and the International Red Cross.

In 1890, Robert was only 9 years old when on January 2nd, Alice Sanger became the first female staffer to work in the White House. She was hired as a stenographer and, as such, took dictation.

In 1912, when he was 31 years old, the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

In 1939, when he was 58 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1956, in the year of Robert Edward Amelang 's passing, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

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