Caroline Brasier

30 September 1882–2 October 1959 (Age 77)
Pleasant Grove Township, Coles, Illinois, United States

The Life of Caroline

When Caroline Brasier was born on 30 September 1882, in Pleasant Grove Township, Coles, Illinois, United States, her father, William Harry Brasier, was 43 and her mother, Melissa Amanda Beals, was 36. She married Henry Phipps on 28 August 1906, in Lerna, Coles, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 2 October 1959, at the age of 77, and was buried in Pleasant Grove Township, Coles, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Phipps
1879–1967
Caroline Brasier
1882–1959
Marriage: 28 August 1906
Howard Phipps
1907–1997
William Edgar Phipps
1909–1923
Helen Glendora Phipps
1911–1994
Susan Melissa Phipps
1912–1981
Nellie A. Phipps
1914–2002
Henry Jacob Phipps
1917–2003
Oscar Phipps
1923–1923

Spouse and Children

    Henry Phipps

    Male1879–1967Male

    Female1882–1959Female

MARRIAGE
28 August 1906
Lerna, Coles, Illinois, United States
children

(7)

    Howard Phipps

    Male1907–1997Male

    William Edgar Phipps

    Male1909–1923Male

    Helen Glendora Phipps

    Female1911–1994Female

    Susan Melissa Phipps

    Female1912–1981Female

    Nellie A. Phipps

    Female1914–2002Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Harry Brasier

    Male1839–1926Male

    Melissa Amanda Beals

    Female1846–1929Female

siblings

(8)

    Franklin Perry Brasier

    Male1866–1942Male

    William Harry Brasier

    Male1871–1942Male

    Herbert Vernard Brasier

    Male1874–Male

    Ora M. Brasier

    Female1877–1950Female

    Female1882–1959Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 21

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 French: according to Morlet, an occupational name for a cook, from an agent derivative of braise ‘embers’.2 English: variant spelling of Brazier .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carrie B Phipps in household of Henery Phipps, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carrie Phipps in household of Henry Phipps, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carrie L Brasier in household of William N Brasier, "United States Census, 1900"

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