Martha Bruehl

16 November 1907–4 February 1932 (Age 24)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Martha

When Martha Bruehl was born on 16 November 1907, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Heinrich Bruhl, was 25 and her mother, Anna Katharina Möller, was 25. She married Steve Nick Knaras on 14 October 1931, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 February 1932, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Steve Nick Knaras
1892–1970
Martha Bruehl
1907–1932
Marriage: 14 October 1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 October 1931
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 1

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 9

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 German (Brühl): topographic name for someone who lived by a swampy area, Middle High German brüel, Middle Low German brūl ‘swampy land with brushwood’.2 German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name from Brühl in Germany.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Bruehl in household of Henry Bruehl, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Martha Breil in household of Henry Breil, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Martha Bruehl in household of Henry Bruehl, "United States Census, 1920"

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