Ransom Rathbone Brenenstall

16 March 1836–30 March 1901 (Age 65)
Cattaraugus, New York, United States

The Life of Ransom Rathbone

When Ransom Rathbone Brenenstall was born on 16 March 1836, in Cattaraugus, New York, United States, his father, Michael Brenenstuhl, was 38 and his mother, Rheuby Freeman, was 37. He married Eliza Myetta Hey on 17 March 1860, in Joshua Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Creston, Union, Iowa, United States in 1880. He died on 30 March 1901, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Creston, Union, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ransom Rathbone Brenenstall
1836–1901
Eliza Myetta Hey
1833–1903
Marriage: 17 March 1860
Thomas M Standard
1851–1932
William H Standard
1853–1891
John Leroy Brenenstall
1861–1942
Henry R. Brenenstall
1862–1882
Evelyn Celestal Brenenstall
1865–1943
Adeline Brenenstall
1867–1955
Fannie Elizabeth Brenenstall
1869–1942
Wallace D. Brenenstall
1872–1906
Chester M. Brenenstall
1874–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 March 1860
Joshua Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    Michael Brenenstuhl

    Male1797–1848Male

    Rheuby Freeman

    Female1798–1869Female

siblings

(14)

    Myrna Miriam Brenenstall

    Female1820–1887Female

    Abram Brenenstall

    Male1821–1842Male

    Elisha F Brenenstuhl

    Male1823–1903Male

    Hannah Brenenstall

    Female1824–1896Female

    Delihah Brenenstall

    Female1826–1828Female

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 10

Iowa is the 29th state.
1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 21

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

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Sources (3)

  • R R Brenenstall, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ransom Brenenstall in entry for S. L. Thomas and Fannie Brenenstall, "Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992"
  • Ransom Brenenstall in entry for C. C. Smith and Addie Brenenstall, "Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992"

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