Rachel Louise Naegle

3 February 1855–19 October 1937 (Age 82)
San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States

The Life Summary of Rachel Louise

When Rachel Louise Naegle was born on 3 February 1855, in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States, her father, John Conrad Naegle Sr, was 29 and her mother, Mary Louisa Kepple, was 17. She married Leveret Wesley Brown on 12 October 1873, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Lehi Ward 1, Utah, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 19 October 1937, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leveret Wesley Brown
Rachel Louise Naegle
Marriage: 12 October 1873
Orin Wesley Brown
Eugene Perry Brown
Bernice Ella Brown
Ruby D Brown

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1873Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Gas Street Lamps Installed
    Age 12
    The Los Angeles Gas Company installed 43 gas street lamps on Main Street. A lamplighter rode on horseback at dusk to light the streetlights. By 1873, 136 gas lamps had been installed in Los Angeles. 
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 26
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    South German (Nägle): shortened form of Nägele (see Naegele ).

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

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    Sources (22)

    • Rachael Nagle in entry for Bernice Ella Goodspeed, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Rachael Nall in household of Jno C Nall, "United States Census, 1860"
    • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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