Mildred V Dreeben

15 May 1901–14 January 1989 (Age 87)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Mildred V

When Mildred V Dreeben was born on 15 May 1901, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Abraham Dreeben, was 34 and her mother, Rae Ray, was 30. She had at least 3 sons with Frederick Melvin "Fred" Braeseke. She died on 14 January 1989, in Dade, Florida, United States, at the age of 87.

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Frederick Melvin "Fred" Braeseke
Mildred V Dreeben
Fred Braeseke
Kenneth Leroy TWIN Braeseke
Paul Clifton TWIN Braeseke

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 1
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World
Age 4
The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.
1925 · The Goodman Theatre
Age 24
The Goodman Theatre was founded as a tribute to the Chicago playwright Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, who died in the Great Influenza Pandemic in 1918. The theater was funded by his parents, who donated $250,000 to the Art Institute of Chicago. The first theater was designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw and its opening ceremony was performed on October 20. 

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, Flemish (Limburg), and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Drees .

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

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Sources (4)

  • Mildred Dreeben in household of Abraham Dreeben, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mildred Braeseke in household of Fred Braeseke, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mildred Dreeben in entry for Paul Clifton Braeseke, "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940"

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