Herbert Louis Talen

ID#  1940, (1916-1987)
     Herbert Louis Talen was born on 25 November 1916 in Milaca, Mille Lacs County, Minnesota. He was the son of Louis Talen and Blanche Laura Smith. He married Leslie Inez Hope Venable, daughter of Frank Walker Venable and Inez Romana Colvig, on 16 March 1940 in Seattle, King County, Washington.1 He died on 28 May 1987 in University Place, Pierce County, Washington, at age 70.2,3
Last Edited=19 Apr 2012


  1. [S1456] Hope Venable & Herbert Talen, Marriage Registration 59511 (19 Mar 1940), Washington Digital Archives, http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov
  2. [S45] Barbara Hill, "Rev Graves Family," e-mail message from e-mail address (Berkeley, California) to Faye West, 9 Mar 2002.
  3. [S1042] Washington State Archives, online database, "Washington Death Records Online" (https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov : accessed 2010 - 2015).