Alice Brockman

24 November 1864–4 May 1941 (Age 76)
Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Alice

When Alice Brockman was born on 24 November 1864, in Missouri, United States, her father, John Wesley Brockman, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Elizabeth Hamilton, was 25. She married James William Farmer on 10 October 1888, in United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Kearney, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Grand Island, Hall, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 4 May 1941, at the age of 76, and was buried in Atlanta, Macon, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James William Farmer
1863–1921
Alice Brockman
1864–1941
Marriage: 10 October 1888
Cella Muriel Farmer
1892–1928
Bessie B Farmer
1898–1973
Herbert Damond Farmer
1900–1988

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 October 1888United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1865 · Slavery Abolished
    Age 1
    On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
    1867
    Age 3
    Nebraska is the 37th state.
    1886
    Age 22
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English (Kent): variant of Brookman , a topographic name for someone who lived by a brook or stream (see Brook 1).Americanized form of Jewish (from Poland) Brokman: occupational name, an agent form based on the Yiddish verb brokn ‘to crumble, shred’.Americanized form of German Brockmann .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Brookman
    Brockmann

    Sources (9)

    • Alice Fanner in household of James W Fanner, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Alice Brockman in entry for J W Farmer, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Alice Farmer in household of J W Farmer, "United States Census, 1920"

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