James Brosius

26 September 1828–27 March 1853 (Age 24)
Butler, Ohio, United States

The Life of James

When James Brosius was born on 26 September 1828, in Butler, Ohio, United States, his father, Daniel Brosius, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Rebecca Parks, was 21. He died on 27 March 1853, at the age of 24.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Brosius
1801–1888
Elizabeth Rebecca Parks
1806–1861
Elizabeth Brosius
1824–1904
William Brosius
1827–1908
James Brosius
1828–1853
John Brosius
1830–1861
Margaret Brosius
1832–1914
Isabelle Brosius
1834–1914
Daniel Brosius
1838–1916
Rebecca Brosius
1842–1881
Eliza Ann Brosius
1845–1851
Jennette Brosius
1848–1888
Alice Brosius
1850–1851

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 2

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 8

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the Latin personal name Ambrosius ( see Ambrose ).

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

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