Brandt Armstrong

8 December 1884–3 September 1984 (Age 99)
Adams, Gage, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Brandt

When Brandt Armstrong was born on 8 December 1884, in Adams, Gage, Nebraska, United States, his father, Richard William Armstrong, was 30 and his mother, Ida Hannah Watts, was 21. He married Edith May Carson on 8 December 1908, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Castle Butte Township, Pennington, South Dakota, United States in 1930 and White River, Mellette, South Dakota, United States for about 5 years. He died on 3 September 1984, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Brandt Armstrong
1884–1984
Edith May Carson
1890–1965
Marriage: 8 December 1908
Clayton "Whitney" Carson Armstrong
1909–1984
Mildred Grace Armstrong
1911–2006
Elsa May "Madge" Armstrong
1914–1984
Edgar Robert Armstrong
1915–1995
Marian Edith Armstrong
1918–2007
Elizabeth "Betty" Ann Armstrong
1920–2005
Doris Marjory Armstrong
1922–2002
Dorothy Alice Armstrong
1922–2001
Irene Florence Armstrong
1923–1987
Jack Brandt Armstrong
1925–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 December 1908
Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Richard William Armstrong

    Male1854–1911Male

    Female1862–1947Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 26

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Brandt Armstrong, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Brandt Armstrong, "South Dakota State Census, 1925"
  • Brant Armstrong in household of Richard Armstrong, "Nebraska, State Census, 1885"

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