Delbert Wayne Brotherton

7 June 1947–18 September 1996 (Age 49)
Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States

The Life of Delbert Wayne

When Delbert Wayne Brotherton was born on 7 June 1947, his father, Floyd Brotherton, was 40 and his mother, Ella Louise Ruessler, was 38. He died on 18 September 1996, at the age of 49, and was buried in Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States.

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Floyd Brotherton
Ella Louise Ruessler
Eugene Brotherton
Marie N. Brotherton
Bessie Lee Brotherton
Henry Louis Brotherton
Agnes Loulla Brotherton
Leatha Louise Brotherton
Delbert Wayne Brotherton

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    Eugene Brotherton


    Marie N. Brotherton




    Agnes Loulla Brotherton


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World Events (8)

1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 1

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 2

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.
1961 · The Twenty-Third Amendment

Age 14

The Twenty-third Amendment gives the residents in the District of Columbia the right to vote in presidential elections and to give the district electors in the Electoral College.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Brotherton, in North Yorkshire and Suffolk; both are named with Old English brōðor ‘brother’ or the Old Scandinavian personal name Bróðir + Old English tūn ‘farmstead’, ‘enclosure’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Delbert W. Brotherton, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Delbert Brotherton, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Delbert W Brotherton, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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