Jessie Brummett

Brief Life History of Jessie

When Jessie Brummett was born on 12 February 1874, in Jasper, Missouri, United States, her father, William Brummett, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth K. "Lizzie" Evans, was 30. She married Reuben Allen Breeze on 15 February 1892, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Union Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Preston Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 23 February 1942, in Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Allen Breeze
1867–1913
Jessie Brummett
1874–1942
Marriage: 15 February 1892
Goldie Ethelyn Breeze
1893–1976
Ward Vancil Breeze
1901–1978

Sources (6)

  • Jesse Breeze in household of Mary Slates, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jessie Brummett Breeze, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jessie Breeze, "United States Census, 1920"

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Broomhead . In England the name is more commonly spelled Brummitt .

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

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