CARL HENRY GOEKEN
GOEKEN, CARL HENRY: Teacher & Farmer; b Audubon Co, Iowa Feb 17, 1898; s of Charles A Geoken-Ella L Kay; ed Atlantic HS 1915; U of N, Lincoln; Iowa St Coll, BSc 1922, grad work 1936-37; Alpha Zeta; Block & Bridle; m Helen G Rudolph June 10, 1931 Atlantic; s Carl David; 1924-30 farmer, Cass Co, 1924-26 owner purebred Hereford Cattle, 1930- owner Braemoor Place farm, Hereford cattle raiser; 1924 tchr agr economics, govt & sociology, ISTC Extn summer sch, Atlantic; 1924-25 substitute tchr, Atlantic; 1925- vocational agr instr, Atlantic; 1925-27 asst Cass Co engr also ins & loan agt Metropolitan Life Ins Co, SW Iowa; chmn Cass Co Agr Planning Bd; VP Livestock Com 1938-39; contributor articles on agr policy to various publications; lecturer Atlantic Tchrs Club, pres; Iowa Vocational Assn; Farm Bur; PCA, VP since 1938, Harlan; org, secy-treas SW Iowa Hereford Breeders Assn, dir since 1938; Meth Ch dir since 1934; Rotary; hobbies: travel & biology; off HS; res 309 West 10th, Atlantic.
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From "Who's Who in Iowa," by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 197.