George Vaness Brim

Male30 January 1843–11 April 1929

Brief Life History of George Vaness

When George Vaness Brim was born on 30 January 1843, in Chili, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Alexander Brim, was 41 and his mother, Anna Maria Bishop, was 22. He married Ada Irene Phippen on 29 February 1868. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 11 April 1929, in Burley, Cassia, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Cassia, Idaho, United States.

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George Vaness Brim
Ada Irene Phippen
Marriage: 29 February 1868
Annie Louise Brim
Julia Lottie Brim
George Eugene Brim
Ada Irene Brim
Jesse Brim
Mary "Millie" Permelia Brim
Ira Freeman Brim
William Ray Brim
Ila May Brim

Sources (46)

  • Leo B Brim in entry for William R Brim, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Geo V Brim, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • George V Brim in entry for Niell Seth Glover and Ila May Brim, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 February 1868
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 23

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English (Bedfordshire): variant of Bream .

    Jewish (Ashkenazic): acronymic surname from the first letters of Hebrew ben rabi ‘son of rabbi’ and of each part of a Yiddish double male personal name; see also Brill .

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

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    Joseph Andrew Brim's Life History by his daughter Margaret Brim Nelson

    Joseph Andrew Brim 1858 – 1937 Margaret Brim Nelson His Daughter The story of the life of Joseph A. Brim, my father is prefaced by the glorious events which gave birth of Mormonism. My father was the …

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