Jacob Brandt

8 September 1875–22 December 1925 (Age 50)

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Brandt was born on 8 September 1875, in Germany, his father, Jacob Brandt, was 22 and his mother, Elisabetha Lipponer, was 21. He married Ruth Ellen Hayes on 23 October 1899, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 22 December 1925, in Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Brandt
Ruth Ellen Hayes
Marriage: 23 October 1899
Ruth Elizabeth Brandt
Lucile Brandt
Charles Jacob Brandt
John Hayes Brandt
Karl Frank Brandt

Spouse and Children

23 October 1899
Utah, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.

Age 15

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Name Meaning

German:1. topographic name for someone who lived in an area that had been cleared by fire, Middle High German brant (from brennen ‘to burn’). 2. variant of Brand 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Brandt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jacob Brandt, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jacob Brandt in entry for Infant Brandt, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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