Josef Brilz

–September 1980

The Life Summary of Josef

Josef Brilz was born in Ukraine. He had at least 1 daughter with Wilhelmine Gaab. He died in September 1980, in Tokmak, Chuy, Kyrgyzstan, Soviet Union.

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World Events (2)

Kara-Kirgiz Autonomous Region (renamed Kirgiz Autonomous Region in 1925) formed, corresponding to the borders of present-day Kyrgyzstan, after the Soviet authorities delineate new territories in Central Asia along ethnic lines.
Kyrgyzstan becomes a constituent republic within U.S.S.R.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Brill in Buckinghamshire, named with the Celtic element bre- ‘hill’ + Old English hyll also ‘hill’.2 North German and Dutch: habitational name from any of various places in northwestern Germany and the Netherlands named Brill, from Middle Low German brūl, bröil ‘wet lowland’. Compare German Bruehl .3 German: from Middle Low German brill ‘eyeglasses’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of spectacles or perhaps a nickname for someone who wore them.

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

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