William Edward Bremser

14 December 1877–12 March 1953 (Age 75)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Edward

When William Edward Bremser was born on 14 December 1877, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Johann Carl Frederick Bremser, was 28 and his mother, Anne Marie Miller, was 17. He married Sarah Buckalew on 2 March 1899. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Central Township, Madison, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 12 March 1953, in Zion, Madison, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Fredericktown, Madison, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Edward Bremser
1877–1953
Kathryn Margaret McDermott
1888–1975
Marriage: 5 June 1912
Mary Lillian Bremser
1913–2003
Howard Anthony Bremser
1914–1914
James Benton Bremser
1915–
Virginia Theresa Bremser
1916–1916
William Edward Bremser
1917–1985
Claude Hall Bremser
1918–1983
Kathryn Eleanor Bremser
1920–1999
Ruth Rose Bremser
1921–2005
Robert Le Roy Bremser
1923–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1912
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
children

(9)

    Female1913–2003Female

    Howard Anthony Bremser

    Male1914–1914Male

    James Benton Bremser

    Male1915–Male

    Virginia Theresa Bremser

    Female1916–1916Female

    Male1917–1985Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Carl Frederick Bremser

    Male1849–1928Male

    Anne Marie Miller

    Female1860–Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname for an irascible person, from dialect bremsen ‘to rage’. 2. habitational name from Brömse near Frankfurt.

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

Sources (3)

  • Wm E Bremser in household of Charles Bremser, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William E Bremser in household of John E Bremser, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wm Edw Bremser in household of John C F Bremser, "United States Census, 1880"

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