Katrina Johanna Kirchhoff

29 December 1888–30 October 1961 (Age 72)
McGirk, Moniteau, Missouri, United States

The Life of Katrina Johanna

When Katrina Johanna Kirchhoff was born on 29 December 1888, in McGirk, Moniteau, Missouri, United States, her father, William Frederick Kirchoff, was 32 and her mother, Augusta Fredericka Rubbe, was 26. She married Herman Emil Brehmeyer on 27 February 1908, in California, Moniteau, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Walker Township, Moniteau, Missouri, United States in 1910. She died on 30 October 1961, in Fulton, Callaway, Missouri, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Jefferson City, Cole, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herman Emil Brehmeyer
Katrina Johanna Kirchhoff
Marriage: 27 February 1908
Augusta L Brehmeyer
Vernia Katherine Brehmeyer

Spouse and Children

27 February 1908
California, Moniteau, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Frederick Kirchoff


    Augusta Fredericka Rubbe




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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 16

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.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kirche ‘church’ + hof ‘court’, ‘yard’, hence a topographic name for someone dwelling near a churchyard or at a farm situated by a church or owned by the Church.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kathryn Brehmeyer in household of Herman E Brehmeyer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Katie Kirchhoff in household of Wm Kirchhoff, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Catrina J. Kirchoff, "Missouri Births and Christenings, 1827-1935"

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