When Elisabeth Wilhelmine Beta Bruesewitz was born on 13 March 1872, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Carl Frederick Ferdinand Bruesewitz, was 33 and her mother, Elisabeth Maria Magdalena Ziemer, was 27. She married Herman Knueppel on 15 June 1896, in Kewaskum, Washington, Wisconsin, United States. She lived in Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin, United States in 1880. She died on 6 October 1948, in United States, at the age of 76.
German (Brüsewitz): habitational name from any of the places in Pomerania or Mecklenburg named Brüsewitz. Compare Brusewitz .