Thomas Bruington

about 1843–
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Bruington was born about 1843, in Illinois, United States, his father, Thomas Bruington, was 36 and his mother, Jane McLaughlin, was 34. He married Sarah Jane Pugh on 12 December 1865, in Warren, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Warren, Illinois, United States in 1850 and North Henderson, Mercer, Illinois, United States in 1880.

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Thomas Bruington
Sarah Jane Pugh
Marriage: 12 December 1865
Thomas M Bruington
George Bruington
Eddie Bruington
Charles Bruington
Lena E Bruington
Georgia E. Bruington
Raymond Max Bruington
Locke F Bruington

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 December 1865Warren, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    Historical Boundaries: 1843: Mercer, Illinois, United States
    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 32
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (Suffolk): variant of Brewington . This surname is rare in Britain.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (13)

    • Thomas Bruington, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Thomas Bruington, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Thomas Bruington in household of Thomas Bruington, "United States Census, 1850"

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