Creighton Wilbert Brubacher

16 January 1926–18 April 1996 (Age 70)
St. James Township, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Creighton Wilbert

When Creighton Wilbert Brubacher was born on 16 January 1926, in St. James Township, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States, his father, Victor Hugo Brubacher, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Jackson, was 23. He lived in Watonwan, Minnesota, United States in 1935 and District 3, St. Mary's, Maryland, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 18 April 1996, at the age of 70, and was buried in Leonardtown, St. Mary's, Maryland, United States.

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 5

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 19

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from a place called Brubach .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilbert Brubacher in household of Victor H Brubacher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Creighton Brubacker in household of Victor Brubacker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Creighton W Brubacher, "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957"

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