Birth: Aug. 25, 1895
Death: Mar. 13, 1962
Her parents were Emil A. Koch and Dorothea (Dora) Loringett.
Wife of Leopold “Leo” Frank Palen from Caledonia, Houston County, Minnesota.
Married: 8 January 1916 in St. Raphael’s Cathedral, Dubuque, Iowa. They both were Catholic.
They resided at 815 Galena Ave, Dixon, Lee County, Illinois. Besse was a Homemaker.
Mother of Virginia Palen (Long), Father “Bob” Robert Leon Palen, and William “Billy” Edward Palen.
William Koch (1898 – 1984)
Name Bessie Koch
Event Type Census
Event Date 1910
Event Place Dubuque Ward 5, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Marital Status Single
Race (Original) White
Relationship to Head of Household Daughter
Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Daughter
Birth Year (Estimated) 1896
Father’s Birthplace Germany
Mother’s Birthplace Switzerland
Sheet Letter A
Sheet Number 1
Nora Koch Head F 54 Switzerland
Clara M Koch Daughter F 19 Iowa
Bessie Koch Daughter F 14 Iowa
William Koch Son M 11 Iowa
Citing this Record
“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML1R-7KP : accessed 2 March 2017), Bessie Koch in household of Nora Koch, Dubuque Ward 5, Dubuque, Iowa, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 136, sheet 1A, family 2, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 402; FHL microfilm 1,374,415.
Mount Calvary Cemetery
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Record added: May 09, 2008
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