Elizabeth Frances Brennan

25 September 1887–3 November 1982 (Age 95)
Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth Frances

When Elizabeth Frances Brennan was born on 25 September 1887, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Patrick Joseph Brennan ll, was 26 and her mother, Mary Josephine Byrne, was 27. She married Louis Patrick Schmitt on 5 November 1919, in Southampton, Southampton, Suffolk, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She died on 3 November 1982, in Southampton, Southampton, Suffolk, New York, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Southampton, Southampton, Suffolk, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Patrick Schmitt
Elizabeth Frances Brennan
Marriage: 5 November 1919
Dorothy Mary Schmitt
Ruth Cecelia Schmitt
Ethel Elizabeth Schmitt

Spouse and Children

5 November 1919
Southampton, Southampton, Suffolk, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Patrick Joseph Brennan ll


    Mary Josephine Byrne




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 14

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 25

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. (predominantly southern) Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Braonáin ‘descendant of Braonán’, a personal name from a diminutive of braon ‘moisture’, ‘drop’. Compare Breen . 2. (predominantly northern) Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Branáin ‘descendant of Branán’, a personal name meaning ‘little raven’ ( see Brannigan ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elisabeth Schimt in household of Louis Schimt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elizabeth Brennen in household of Peter J Brennen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elisabeth Schmitt in household of Louis Schmitt, "United States Census, 1940"

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