Katherine Brimmer

11 February 1767–17 December 1854 (Age 87)
Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life of Katherine

When Katherine Brimmer was born on 11 February 1767, in Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States, her father, Johan Georg Brimmer II, was 28 and her mother, Maria Barbara Simon, was 24. She married Roswell Crandall about 1808, in Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 17 December 1854, in Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Rensselaer, Rensselaer, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roswell Crandall
1765–1838
Katherine Brimmer
1767–1854
Marriage: about 1808
Elizabeth Crandall
1787–1866
Clarissa Crandall
1805–1869
John S Crandall
1799–1867
Samuel Crandall
1802–1840
Roswell Crandall
1812–1889

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1808
Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States
children

(5)

    Elizabeth Crandall

    Female1787–1866Female

    John S Crandall

    Male1799–1867Male

    Male1802–1840Male

    Female1805–1869Female

    Roswell Crandall

    Male1812–1889Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Anna Maria Brimmer

    Female1765–Female

    Hannah Brimmer

    Female1765–Female

    Polly Brimmer

    Female1766–Female

    Female1767–1854Female

    Solomon Brimmer Sr

    Male1769–1854Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 9

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 9

New York is the 11th state.
1791

Age 24

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

German: nickname for a grouse or grumbler, from an agent derivative of Middle High German brimmen ‘to grumble’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Catherine Crandall, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Catherine Crandall, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Catharine Brimmer Crandall, "Find A Grave Index"

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