Mary Josephine (Schiltz) Palen, Caledonia, Minnesota


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Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota

Birth: Sep. 4, 1879

Death: Feb. 3, 1957
Houston County
Minnesota, USA 

Name Mary J Palen
Event Type Death
Event Date 03 Feb 1957
Event Place Houston, Minnesota
Birth Date 04 Sep 1879
Mother’s Maiden Name Klein
Born in Minnesota Y
Record Number 1327154
Certificate Number 007059
Certificate Year 1957
File Name 007059
Affiliate Batch Identifier NN047DN 
Citing this Record

“Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002,” database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), Mary J Palen, 03 Feb 1957; from “Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002,” database, Ancestry ( : 2001); citing Houston, Minnesota, record 1327154, certificate number 007059, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis.

Daughter of Mathais Schiltz and Angeline Klein.

Wife of Henry Palen.

Married: 12 February 1901 in Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota.


Event Type: Marriage
Name: Henry Palen
Event Date: 12 Feb 1901
Event Place: Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota, United States
Spouse’s Name: Mary Josephine Schiltz
GS Film Number: 1316887 , Digital Folder Number: 004703765 , Image Number: 00424


Houston County Historical Society
Family links: 

Mathias Schiltz (1848 – 1922)
Angelina Klein  (1856 – 1927)

Henry Palen (1877 – 1959)


Mathew Arthur Palen (1901-1993)

Martha Angelina Palen (Schmitz) (1904-    )
Farrel Katherine Palen (Skifton) (1914 – 2004)

Name Mary Schiltz Palen
Gender Female
Husband Henry Palen
Daughter Farrel Catherine Skifton
Daughter Martha Schmitz
Son Matthew Palen
Other information in the record of Farrel Catherine Skifton
from United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries
Name Farrel Catherine Skifton
Event Type Obituary
Event Date 18 May 2004
Event Place Wisconsin, United States
Gender Female
Age 89
Relationship to Deceased Deceased
Birth Date 06 Jun 1914
Birthplace Caledonia, , Minnesota
Death Date 16 May 2004
Death Place Caledonia, , Minnesota
Newspaper La Crosse Tribune
Spouse and Children
Henry Palen Husband Male
Julius Skifton Husband Male
Lois O Heron Child Female
Eleanor Engen Child Female
Darrel Skifton Child Male
Cindy Schuldt Child Female
Kathleen Storie Child Female
Norma Gehrke Child Female
Annette Durhman Child Female
Jerry Storie Child Male
Rita Anderson Child Female
Jane Sanden Child Female
Sonia Mccabe Child Unknown
Pam Runningen Child Unknown
June Hawley Child Unknown
Martha Schmitz Daughter Female
Matthew Palen Son Male
Parents and Siblings
Mary Schiltz Palen Mother Female
Extended Family
Stanley Engen Child-In-Law Male
Susan Skifton Child-In-Law Female
Mike Schuldt Child-In-Law Male
Ray Gehrke Child-In-Law Unknown
Darwyn Durhman Child-In-Law Unknown
Cheryl Storie Child-In-Law Female
Ronnie Skifton Child-In-Law Unknown
Sylvia Skifton Child-In-Law Female
Joe Anderson Child-In-Law Unknown
Gary Sanden Child-In-Law Male
David Mccabe Child-In-Law Male
Ron Hawley Child-In-Law Unknown
Patrick O Heron Son-In-Law Male
Melbourne Storie Son-In-Law Male
Others on Record
Jerry Salmonsen Nonrelative Male
Father Greogry Leif Nonrelative Male
Citing this Record
“United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014,” database with images, FamilySearch ( : 22 July 2016), Mary Schiltz Palen in entry for Farrel Catherine Skifton, Wisconsin, United States, 18 May 2004; from “Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 – Today),” database, ( : 2014); citing La Crosse Tribune, born-digital text.


mount-calvary-cemetery-dubuque-iowaThis is the old chapel at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. It is near the center of the cemetery
Calvary Cemetery
Houston County
Minnesota, USA 

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Originally Created by: Katie O.
Record added: Jun 20, 2010
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