Henry George Brehm

30 January 1896–1953 (Age 56)
Allegheny Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry George

When Henry George Brehm was born on 30 January 1896, in Allegheny Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Harry W Brehm, was 24 and his mother, Katie J, was 22. He died in 1953, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry George Brehm
1896–1953
Martha V
1904–1975

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Harry W Brehm

    Male1871–1931Male

    Katie J

    Female1873–1963Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1896–1953Male

    Edmond R Brehm

    Male1899–Male

    Catherine Brehm

    Female1903–Female

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 9

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. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 South German: nickname for a restless, cantankerous man, from Middle High German brem(e) ‘horsefly’, a derivative of bremen ‘to buzz or grumble’.2 German: topographic or habitational name from a field named with Brem ‘swampy bank’, simply as Brehm, Brem, or Bräm, or in compounds such as Bremgarten, Bremkamp. In Switzerland the regular spelling of this name is Bräm.

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

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