Theresa Bertha Braun

15 May 1885–6 November 1934 (Age 49)
Königsberg, Königsberg, Königsberg, East Prussia, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Theresa Bertha

When Theresa Bertha Braun was born on 15 May 1885, in Königsberg, Königsberg, Königsberg, East Prussia, Prussia, Germany, her father, Ludwig C. Braun, was 25 and her mother, Justine Harman, was 25. She married Paul Robert Morr on 21 August 1906, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 6 November 1934, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul Robert Morr
Theresa Bertha Braun
Marriage: 21 August 1906
Ralph Robert Morr
Edna Therese Morr
Clarence Paul Morr
Frank Paul Morr

Spouse and Children

21 August 1906
Salt Lake, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Ludwig C. Braun


    Justine Harman




World Events (8)


Age 5

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 11

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 14

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German braun ‘brown’ (Middle High German brūn), referring to the color of the hair, complexion, or clothing, or from the personal name Bruno, which was borne by the Dukes of Saxony, among others, from the 10th century or before. It was also the name of several medieval German and Italian saints, including St. Bruno, the founder of the Carthusian order ( 1030–1101 ), who was born in Cologne.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Theresa B Moor in household of Paul R Moor, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Theresa Moore in household of Paul Moore, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence Moore in household of Robert Moore, "United States Census, 1910"

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