George Russell Brundage

2 October 1876–25 October 1949 (Age 73)
Clare, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of George Russell

When George Russell Brundage was born on 2 October 1876, in Clare, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, his father, Charles Russell Brundage, was 54 and his mother, Mary Louise Bowhall, was 43. He married Minnie May Shippy on 4 January 1911, in Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States in 1920 and Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States for about 10 years. He died on 25 October 1949, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States.

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George Russell Brundage
Minnie May Shippy
Marriage: 4 January 1911
Anna Mae Brundage
Russell Charles Brundage

Spouse and Children

4 January 1911
Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United States


    Anna Mae Brundage


    Russell Charles Brundage


Parents and Siblings

    Charles Russell Brundage


    Mary Louise Bowhall




    Mary Louise Brundage


    William Demarcus Brundage


    Noble Othello Brundage


    Perley Jay Brundage



World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

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.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 13

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Brundish in Suffolk, so named with Old English burna ‘stream’ + edisc ‘pasture’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • G R Brundage, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George R Brundage, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Brundage, "United States Census, 1920"

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