Mary Lucretia Lahue

9 October 1840–
Harrison, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mary Lucretia

When Mary Lucretia Lahue was born on 9 October 1840, in Harrison, Indiana, United States, her father, Cornelius Lahue, was 52 and her mother, Sabrina Batman, was 38. She married Edwin Sowers Brubeck on 19 February 1860. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Christian, Illinois, United States in 1870 and Mount Auburn, Christian, Illinois, United States in 1880. She was buried in Edinburg Cemetery, Edinburg, Christian, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Sowers Brubeck
1829–1873
Mary Lucretia Lahue
1840–
Marriage: 19 February 1860
Subrina Margaret Brubeck
1860–1926
Margarette Brubeck
1861–
Alcimeda Brubeck
1863–
Lucy Brubeck
1865–1865
Rosa J. Brubeck
1866–
Edwin Brubeck
1868–1871
Mattie Brubeck
–1871
William Clyde Brubeck
1870–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 February 1860
Harrison,Indiana
children

(8)

    Subrina Margaret Brubeck

    Female1860–1926Female

    Margarette Brubeck

    Female1861–Female

    Alcimeda Brubeck

    Female1863–Female

    Lucy Brubeck

    Female1865–1865Female

    Rosa J. Brubeck

    Female1866–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 1

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.
1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1871

Age 31

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Probably an altered form of a French name.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Brubeck in household of Edwin Brubeck, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary N Brubeck, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Lahue in entry for Peter Porter and Lubrina Brubeck, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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