Rachel Ann Brimhall

7 October 1886–4 March 1926 (Age 39)
Bagley, Yavapai, Arizona, United States

The Life Summary of Rachel Ann

When Rachel Ann Brimhall was born on 7 October 1886, in Bagley, Yavapai, Arizona, United States, her father, Noah Brimhall, was 60 and her mother, Lovina Jones, was 42. She married Samuel Harrison Smith Openshaw on 21 March 1904, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Alma, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1910. She died on 4 March 1926, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Mesa Cemetery, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Samuel Harrison Smith Openshaw
Rachel Ann Brimhall
Marriage: 21 March 1904
Smith Openshaw

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 March 1904Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1890 · Woman's Suffrage
    Age 4
    An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 12
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bramhall .

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

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    Brief History for Rachel Ann Brimhall Openshaw

    Rachel Ann, the 14th child of Noah and Lovina was born October 1886 at Taylor, Navajo County, Arizona. She came to the Salt River Valley with her parents when she was yet a small girl and attended t …

    Sources (20)

    • Rachel Ann Brimhall in household of Lovina Jones Brimhall, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Rachel Ann Brimhall, "Arizona, Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Rachel Brimhall in household of Lavina Brimhall, "United States Census, 1920"

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