Elsie M Brockmeyer

16 June 1889–2 May 1972 (Age 82)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Elsie M

When Elsie M Brockmeyer was born on 16 June 1889, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, George Brockmeyer, was 28 and her mother, Delia Birdie Quinn, was 21. She married Simon Peter Kunst on 7 December 1911, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 2 May 1972, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Resurrection Cemetery, Gravois Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Simon Peter Kunst
Elsie M Brockmeyer
Marriage: 7 December 1911
Harold Simon Kunst
Anna Kunst
Edward Joseph Kunst
Elsie Patricia Kunst

Spouse and Children

7 December 1911
St. Louis, Missouri, United States


    Harold Simon Kunst


    Anna Kunst


    Edward Joseph Kunst


    Elsie Patricia Kunst


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 15

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

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

North German: distinguishing name for the tenant farmer ( see Meyer ) of a farm on boggy ground, from Middle Low German brook ‘swamp’, ‘bog’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elsie M Brockmeyer in household of Mary B Byerly, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Elsie Kunst in household of Simon Kunst, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elsie Kuntz in household of Simon Kuntz, "United States Census, 1920"

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