René Lebrun

1890–1949 (Age 58)
Fresnois-la-Montagne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France

The Life of René

When René Lebrun was born on 17 May 1890, in Fresnois-la-Montagne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France, his father, Joseph Amédée Lebrun, was 36 and his mother, Marie Catherine Félicité Aubry, was 31. He married Alice Florentine on 15 November 1919, in Viviers-sur-Chiers, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France. He died on 4 April 1949, at the age of 58.

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René Lebrun
Alice Florentine
Marriage: 15 November 1919

Spouse & Children

  • Male1890–1949Male

  • Alice Florentine


15 November 1919
Viviers-sur-Chiers, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Amédée Lebrun


  • Marie Catherine Félicité Aubry




  • Célina Lebrun


  • Male1890–1949Male

  • Blanche Elise Lebrun


  • Emile Lebrun


  • Jeanne Berthe Lebrun


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World Events (8)

1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason

Age 4

The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France  and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.

Age 10

Paris, France hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · World War I

Age 24

On July 31, 1914 French socialist leader, Jean Jaurés was murdered. A few days later Germany starts plans to invade France. Britain then started to occupy France. The battles that took place in France were First Battle of the Marne, Gallipoli, Jutland, Battle of Verdun, Battle of the Somme, and the Brusilov Offensive. 25 percent of the allied military deaths that happened in World War I were from France. Between civilian and military deaths France lost 1,697,800 people and 4,266,000 were wounded.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Brun (‘brown’), with the definite article le. This is a name associated with the Huguenots in the U.S.

Possible Related Names

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

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