Max Brenner

14 February 1894–14 August 1963 (Age 69)
Bellville, Austin, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Max

When Max Brenner was born on 14 February 1894, in Bellville, Austin, Texas, United States, his father, George Anton Brenner, was 51 and his mother, Agnes Noak, was 42. He married Doris Ethel Drew on 29 April 1922, in Globe, Gila, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States for about 20 years and Supervisorial District 1, Graham, Arizona, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 14 August 1963, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Max Brenner
Doris Ethel Drew
Marriage: 29 April 1922
Gordon Drew Brenner

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 2
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.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered
Age 7
"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
Age 19
The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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 (22)

  • Max Brenner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Max Brenner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Max Brenener in household of George Brenener, "United States Census, 1900"

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