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Jake and Evelyn Schlenker

Husband's Full Name:  Jake Schlenker

Husband's Place of Birth:  Rusland Township, ND

Husband's Father's Name: Mike Schlenker

Husband's Mother's Name: Mary Hauser Schlenker

Husband's Siblings' Names: Lydia Wagner, Emma, Martha Meissner,

Maggie Brodahl, Clara Werner, Tillie Decker, Evangeline Faul,

Elsie Baier, John Schlenker

Wife's Full Name:  Evelyn Pepple Schlenker

Wife's Place of Birth:  Manfred, North Dakota

Wife's Father's Name:  Emil Mike Pepple

Wife's Mother's Name:  Lydia Mehrer Pepple

Wife's Siblings' Names:  Devella Vik, Bertha, Irene Schlenker

Children's Names: Patricia Hertel, Gerald, Janice Muscha

Jake was born in Rusland Township and was raised and educated there. He married Evelyn Pepple in 1941 in Fessenden.  They farmed near Manfred until January of 1953 when they moved into Manfred where Jake went into business.  They ran the bar and café in Manfred.