Salome Catherine Brobst

16 September 1884–1964 (Age 79)
Carroll, Maryland, United States

The Life of Salome Catherine

When Salome Catherine Brobst was born on 16 September 1884, in Carroll, Maryland, United States, her father, James Kunkel Brobst, was 30 and her mother, Isabelle Reeser, was 34. She had at least 1 daughter with Jesse Adam Willits. She lived in Ontelaunee Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died in 1964, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Leesport, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Adam Willits
1876–1945
Salome Catherine Brobst
1884–1964
Esther Mae Willits
1908–1999

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Esther Mae Willits

    Female1908–1999Female

Parents and Siblings

    James Kunkel Brobst

    Male1854–1922Male

    Isabelle Reeser

    Female1850–1941Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 21

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Name Meaning

German: variant of Probst .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Salome Willits in household of Jesse Willits, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Salome E Brobst Willits in entry for Esther M Willits, "Pennsylvania Obituaries, 1977-2010"
  • Salome E Brobst Willits in entry for Esther M Willits, "Pennsylvania Obituaries, 1977-2010"

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