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Ellery and Arlene Ehni

Husband's Full Name:  Ellery Roger Ehni

Husband's Place of Birth:  Chaseley, North Dakota

Husband's Father's Name: John L. Ehni

Husband's Mother's Name: Anna Hoefs  

Husband's Siblings' Names: Delton, Gerald

Wife's Full Name:  (1) Arlene Strauss

Wife's Place of Birth:  Manfred, ND

Wife's Father's Name:  Joseph H. Strauss

Wife's Mother's Name:  Ida Schnabel  

Wife's Siblings' Names:  Kathyrn Gladheim, Donald, James, Elaine

Weigelt, Lucille Wahl, Audrey Larson, Joseph, Richard, Judy Schudel, John

Children's Names:  Jeffery, Karen, Jeanne, Dawn, Kathy, Kay

Ellery Jr., Cindy, Kim

Wife’s Full Name: (2) Eleanor Zainhofsky

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Ellery Ehni was born near Chaseley to John and Anna (Hoefs) Ehni. He was once married to Arlene Strauss. They were the parents of nine children, all who attended school in Manfred.  They lived near Manfred and were farmers. 


In 1995 he married Eleanor Zainhofsky. They lived near Fessenden. Ellery died in 2012. 

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