Lucinda Jane Pearson

20 March 1853–24 August 1925 (Age 72)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Lucinda Jane

When Lucinda Jane Pearson was born on 20 March 1853, in Indiana, United States, her father, James Pearson, was 36 and her mother, Mary Polly, was 33. She married John Henry Bronnenberg on 21 August 1873. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Union Township, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1880 and Salem Township, Delaware, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. She died on 24 August 1925, at the age of 72, and was buried in Chesterfield, Union Township, Madison, Indiana, United States.

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John Henry Bronnenberg
Lucinda Jane Pearson
Marriage: 21 August 1873
Ella Bronnenberg
Carey Bronnenberg
Infant Son Bronnenberg
Elsie Bronnenberg
James Bronnenberg
John Bronnenberg
Jerry Bronnenberg
Jerry Bronnenburg
Mary Bronnenberg

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21 August 1873


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World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 3

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 19

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Piers ( see Pierce ). The surname is also quite common in Ireland, where it has been established for many centuries.2 Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucinda Bronnenberg in household of John Bronnenberg, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lucinda Brounenburg in household of John Brounenburg, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lucinda Pearson in household of James Pearson, "United States Census, 1870"

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