Irene Patricia Brothers

17 March 1912–17 April 2002 (Age 90)
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States

The Life of Irene Patricia

When Irene Patricia Brothers was born on 17 March 1912, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, her father, Henry Nathanial Brothers, was 43 and her mother, Birdie Augusta Ruby, was 31. She married Omar Bishop on 22 October 1949, in Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 17 April 2002, in Silverton, Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Silverton, Marion, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Omar Bishop
Irene Patricia Brothers
Marriage: 22 October 1949
Dennis Frank Bishop

Spouse and Children

22 October 1949
Oregon, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Henry Nathanial Brothers





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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 4

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 25

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicization of Irish Ó Bruadair, an ancient Donegal sept name: it has also been derived, probably wrongly, from Gaelic bruadar ‘dream’, ‘reverie’.2 In New England, an Americanized form of French Brodeur .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Irene Brother in household of Henry N Brother, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Irene Brother in household of Henry Brother, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Brother, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"

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