Norman Brimhall

19 May 1850–15 May 1918 (Age 67)
Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Norman

When Norman Brimhall was born on 19 May 1850, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, his father, Norman Guitteau Brimhall, was 29 and his mother, Rozilah Albro, was 26. He married Malissa Hestley on 16 October 1912, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 15 May 1918, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Norman Brimhall
1850–1918
Malissa Hestley
1878–1957
Marriage: 16 October 1912

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 October 1912Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1856 · The Largest Map Company in the World
    Age 6
    William Rand opened a small printing shop in Chicago. Doing most of the work himself for the first two years he decided to hire some help. Rand Hired Andrew McNally, an Irish Immigrant, to work in his shop. After doing business with the Chicago Tribune, Rand and McNally were hired to run the Tribune's entire printing operation. Years later, Rand and McNally established Rand McNally & Co after purchasing the Tribune's printing business. They focused mainly on printing tickets, complete railroad guides and timetables for the booming railroad industry around the city. What made the company successful was the detailed maps of roadways, along with directions to certain places. Rand McNally was the first major map publisher to embrace a system of numbered highways and erected many of the roadside highway signs that have been adopted by state and federal highway authorities. The company is still making and updating the world maps that are looked at every day.
    1858 · A House Divided
    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 18
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bramhall .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bramhall

    Sources (24)

    • Norman Brimhall, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Norman Brimhall, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Norman Brimhall in household of William Brimhall, "United States Census, 1870"

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