Mary L "Mayme" Braun

9 February 1905–7 June 1971 (Age 66)
Whitelaw, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Mary L "Mayme"

When Mary L "Mayme" Braun was born on 9 February 1905, in Whitelaw, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States, her father, George W Braun Jr, was 29 and her mother, Clara Kuehnl, was 22. She married Frank J Vogel on 20 October 1926, in Whitelaw, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Tisch Mills, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States in 1961 and Mishicot, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States in 1971. She died on 7 June 1971, in Kewaunee, Kewaunee, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Manitowoc, Wisconsin Territory, United States.

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Frank J Vogel
Mary L "Mayme" Braun
Marriage: 20 October 1926
Leonard Vogel
Frank W Vogel
Marie Vogel
Jerome Vogel
Vincent Vogel
Robert George Vogel
Bernadine Vogel
Dorothy A Vogel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 October 1926Whitelaw, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 1
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
    1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment
    Age 2
    The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 18
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German braun ‘brown’ (Middle High German brūn), referring to the color of the hair, complexion, or clothing, or from the personal name Bruno, which was borne by the Dukes of Saxony, among others, from the 10th century or before. It was also the name of several medieval German and Italian saints, including St. Bruno, the founder of the Carthusian order ( 1030–1101 ), who was born in Cologne.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Mayme Brown in household of George W Brown, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
    • Mary Braun in household of George W Braun, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Maymie Braun in household of George W Braun, "United States Census, 1910"

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