Peter Leonard Brothers

20 August 1904–16 February 1982 (Age 77)
Table Rock, Pawnee, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Peter Leonard

When Peter Leonard Brothers was born on 20 August 1904, in Table Rock, Pawnee, Nebraska, United States, his father, Frederick Henry Broders, was 46 and his mother, Anne Marie Fournelle, was 42. He married Mary Lillian Schackelton on 2 January 1929, in Fremont, Iowa, United States. He lived in Clay Township, Pawnee, Nebraska, United States in 1930 and Berwick Township, Nemaha, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 16 February 1982, in Nemaha, Kansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Nemaha, Kansas, United States.

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Peter Leonard Brothers
Mary Lillian Schackelton
Marriage: 2 January 1929

Spouse and Children

2 January 1929
Fremont, Iowa, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 2

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Leonard P Brothen in household of Arthur E Skillett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lenord Brothers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leonard Brothers, "United States Census, 1940"

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