George Albert Braker

1885–1886 (Age 0)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of George Albert

When George Albert Braker was born on 16 November 1885, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, George Edward Braker, was 26 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Krug, was 20. He died on 19 August 1886, in his hometown, at the age of 0.

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George Edward Braker
Mary Elizabeth Krug
John Edward Braker
Mary Caroline Braker
George Albert Braker
Mary Amelia "Mamie" Braker
Alice Margaret Braker
Bertha Lillian Braker
Emma Elizabeth Braker
Irene Rose Braker
Arthur Owen Braker
Ethel Georgia Braker
Elfreda Selma Braker
Leona Ann Braker
Clarence Wesley Braker

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World Events (3)


Age 1

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

Age 1

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.
1886 · The Haymarket Riot

Age 1

Protesting to lower the mandated work day to eight hours, a labor rally, near Haymarket Square in Chicago, turned into a riot after an individual threw a bomb at police. As a result, eight people were killed and many more injured. The Haymarket Riot is viewed as a labor movement setback in America.

Name Meaning

1 Swiss German (Bräker): probably a habitational name for someone from Bräg in the district of Toggenburg. Compare Brager .2 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname or occupational name from Yiddish braker ‘chooser (of inferior goods)’.

Possible Related Names

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

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