Margaret Egbert

27 December 1856–3 March 1900 (Age 43)
Franklin, Indiana, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Egbert was born on 27 December 1856, in Franklin, Indiana, United States, her father, William A. Egbert, was 41 and her mother, Caroline Coen, was 39. She married Lysander Brookshier on 31 December 1874, in Daviess, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Brookville Township, Franklin, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Jackson Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1870. She died on 3 March 1900, in Davis Township, Caldwell, Missouri, United States, at the age of 43.

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Lysander Brookshier
Margaret Egbert
Marriage: 31 December 1874
Lillie Brookshire
May Brookshire
Perry Alexander Brookshire
Archie Elbert Brookshier
Asa Emmer Brookshire
Pearl Evelena Brookshire
Terry Brookshire

Spouse and Children

31 December 1874
Daviess, Missouri, United States


+2 More Children

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World Events (8)


Age 4

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 12

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Dutch or North German: variant Eggebrecht , assimilated to the form of an English personal name. See also Ebbert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Egbert in household of William Egbert, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Margaret Egbert in household of William Egbert, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Margaret Brookshire in household of Lysander Brookshire, "United States Census, 1880"

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