Albert Hancock Brenner

22 May 1880–1955 (Age 74)
Sulphur Grove, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of Albert Hancock

When Albert Hancock Brenner was born on 22 May 1880, in Sulphur Grove, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, his father, Simon Jacob Brenner Sr, was 43 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Swan, was 30. He married Edna K Smith on 24 December 1901, in Montgomery, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Wayne Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States for about 50 years. He died in 1955, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in New Carlisle, Clark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Hancock Brenner
Edna K Smith
Marriage: 24 December 1901
Mable Elizabeth Brenner
Raymond "Ray" Brenner

Spouse and Children

24 December 1901
Montgomery, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Simon Jacob Brenner Sr





    Marietta Elizabeth Brenner



    Georgie A. Brenner




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German brennen ‘to burn’, in various applications. Often it is an occupational name for a distiller of spirits; it may also refer to a charcoal or lime burner or to someone who cleared forests by burning.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a distiller, from German Brenner, literally ‘burner’ (see 1).3 English: metathesized variant of Berner 2 and 3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Brenner in household of Simon Brenner, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Albert Brenner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert H Brenner, "United States Census, 1920"

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