Margaret J Brauer

29 September 1895–1985 (Age 89)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Margaret J

When Margaret J Brauer was born on 29 September 1895, in Missouri, United States, her father, John Heinrich Brauer, was 27 and her mother, Lillie Elizabeth Yunker, was 27. She married Arthur " Archie" Kossow on 29 March 1970, in Butte, California, United States. She lived in Napa, Napa, California, United States in 1930 and Napa Judicial Township, Napa, California, United States in 1940. She died in 1985, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 90.

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Arthur " Archie" Kossow
Margaret J Brauer
Marriage: 29 March 1970

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29 March 1970
Butte, California, United States

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World Events (8)

1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 9

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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 11

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 36

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.

Name Meaning

North German and Ashkenazic Jewish, or Americanized form of German Bräuer, an occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale, from Middle Low German brūwer or Middle High German briuwer ‘brewer’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Brauer in household of John Brauer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maggie Brauer in household of Henry Brauer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marguerite Brauer in household of John H Brauer, "United States Census, 1940"

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