Brett Oliver Brunner

22 June 1914–1 April 1964 (Age 49)
Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Brett Oliver

When Brett Oliver Brunner was born on 22 June 1914, in Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, LT COL Theodore A Brunner, was 0 and her mother, Grace Matilda Snyder, was -2. She died on 1 April 1964, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 49.

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LT COL Theodore A Brunner
1914–1964
Grace Matilda Snyder
1916–1994
Brett Oliver Brunner
1914–1964

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 8

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1929

Age 15

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived beside a spring or well, Middle High German brun(ne) ‘spring’, or habitational name for someone from a place named with this word.

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

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