Alexander Brim

Male15 May 1801–25 December 1872

Brief Life History of Alexander

When Alexander Brim was born on 15 May 1801, in Cazenovia, Madison, New York, United States, his father, Frederick Brim, was 39 and his mother, Margaret Eunice Merrick, was 35. He married Anna Maria Bishop in 1836, in United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1853. He died on 25 December 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Brim
1801–1872
Anna Maria Bishop
1810–1886
Marriage: 1836
Mary Jane Brim
1838–1906
Joseph Henry Brim
1840–1939
George Vaness Brim
1843–1929
Eleanor Ann Brim
1845–1847
Alfred Alexander Brim
1848–1914
William Franklin Brim
1850–1934
Edwin Eugene Brim
1853–1891
Frederick Gates Brim
1856–1865
James Francis Brim
1858–1944
Ira H Brim
1861–1932

Sources (67)

  • Alexr Brim, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Alexander Brine, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Alex Brim in entry for Annie Brim, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1836United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1803

    Age 2

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1811

    Age 10

    "ASHTABULA COUNTY - This county was formed 7 June 1807, and was taken from Trumbull and Geauga [Counties], and the date of its organization was 22 January 1811. It derived its name from Ashtabula River, which signifies in Indian dialect, ""Fish River."""

    1820 · Making States Equal

    Age 19

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Alfred Wallace Brim some Memories

    Some memories of Alfred W. Brim brother of Vanness. Born in Madison County, New York, November 15, 1815. Married Mary Ann Merrill 1849 in Ohio. Came to Utah in 1852. Wife born November 23, 1830, died …

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