Abb Oliver Brabham

3 May 1890–14 November 1954 (Age 64)
Cass, Texas, United States

The Life of Abb Oliver

When Abb Oliver Brabham was born on 3 May 1890, in Cass, Texas, United States, his father, Archabold Augustus Brabham, was 38 and his mother, Martha Louise Griffin, was 32. He married Maurine Burson on 13 November 1920, in Gregg, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Justice Precinct 3, Cass, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 7, Cass, Texas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 14 November 1954, in Atlanta, Cass, Texas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Pine Crest Cemetery, Atlanta, Cass, Texas, United States.

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Abb Oliver Brabham
Maurine Burson
Marriage: 13 November 1920
Infant Brabham
Joseph Oliver Brabham
Dr Roy Franklin Brabham

Spouse and Children

13 November 1920
Gregg, Texas, United States


    Infant Brabham



    Dr Roy Franklin Brabham


Parents and Siblings

    Archabold Augustus Brabham


    Martha Louise Griffin




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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 4

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Brabant , altered by association with English habitational names ending in -ham.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ab O Brabham in household of Horace Stewart, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Abb O Brabham, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Abb O Brabham, "United States Census, 1940"

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