Julia Ruth Brainerd

14 August 1886–18 February 1965 (Age 78)
Brady Township, Saginaw, Michigan, United States

The Life of Julia Ruth

When Julia Ruth Brainerd was born on 14 August 1886, in Brady Township, Saginaw, Michigan, United States, her father, Fernando Cortez Brainerd, was 46 and her mother, Hannah Jones, was 33. She married Albert Wilson Burrows on 10 August 1916, in Chesaning, Saginaw, Michigan, United States. She lived in Chesaning, Saginaw, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 18 February 1965, in Tulare, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Tulare Cemetery, Tulare, Tulare, California, United States.

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Albert Wilson Burrows
Julia Ruth Brainerd
Marriage: 10 August 1916

Spouse and Children

10 August 1916
Chesaning, Saginaw, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Fernando Cortez Brainerd


    Hannah Jones




World Events (8)

1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 1

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Brainard .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Julia R Burrows in household of Albert W Burrows, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Julia R Brainerd in household of Fernando C Brainerd, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Julia R. Brainerd, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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