Karl Brehm

25 April 1902–16 August 1996 (Age 94)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Karl

When Karl Brehm was born on 25 April 1902, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Albert George Brehm, was 24 and his mother, Matilda Berudel, was 20. He died on 16 August 1996, in Cape Coral, Lee, Florida, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Fort Myers, Lee, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Karl Brehm
1902–1996
Marcella Smith
1901–1947

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Male1902–1996Male

    Male1905–1997Male

    Bernard Martin Brehm

    Male1906–1975Male

    Harold Brehm

    Male1908–1997Male

    Eleanor Brehm

    Female1909–Female

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World Events (8)

1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 3

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 12

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1927

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 South German: nickname for a restless, cantankerous man, from Middle High German brem(e) ‘horsefly’, a derivative of bremen ‘to buzz or grumble’.2 German: topographic or habitational name from a field named with Brem ‘swampy bank’, simply as Brehm, Brem, or Bräm, or in compounds such as Bremgarten, Bremkamp. In Switzerland the regular spelling of this name is Bräm.

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1920 United States Federal Census
  • 1910 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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