Bruhns, William Frederick

Bruhns, William Frederick

Male 1886 - 1977  (91 years)

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  • Name Bruhns, William Frederick  [1, 2, 3
    Born 8 Jan 1886  Marseilles, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Dec 1977  Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Riverview Cemetery, Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I66639  Sackett
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2021 

    Family Connor, Susan,   b. 15 Oct 1882, Brookfield Township, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1960, Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Bruhns, Willard Carl,   b. 4 Jun 1916, Brookfield Township, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1951, Hines, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F26573  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jan 1886 - Marseilles, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Bruhns, Willard Carl - 4 Jun 1916 - Brookfield Township, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Dec 1977 - Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverview Cemetery, Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2416] Iowa, U.S., Marriage Records, 1880-1951, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 28 Jun 2021.
      Name: Beverly Southwick
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 20
      Birth Date: abt 1920
      Birth Place: Streator, Illinois
      Marriage Date: 7 Nov 1940
      Marriage Place: Clinton, Iowa, USA
      Previous Marriages: First
      Father: Herbert Southwick
      Mother: Mabel Southwick
      Spouse: Willard C Bruhns

      Name: Willard C Bruhns
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 25
      Birth Date: abt 1915
      Birth Place: Brookfield Twnship, Illinois
      Marriage Date: 7 Nov 1940
      Marriage Place: Clinton, Iowa, USA
      Previous Marriages: First
      Father: William Bruhns
      Mother: Susie Bruhns
      Spouse: Beverly Southwick

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 28 Jun 2021.
      The Times (Streator, Illinois), 27 Dec 1977, Page 4

      Wm. Bruhns

      William F. Bruhns, 91, 412 S. Sterling Street, died at 10:25 p.m. Monday in St. Mary's hospital following a brief illness.

      Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday in Winterrowd funeral home with services there Thursday at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Riverview cemetery.

      Bruhns was born January 8, 1886, in Marseilles to Carl and Marie (Schroeder) Bruhns. He married Susan Connor January 31, 1912, in Ransom.

      Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Frank (Marie) Foltin, Mrs. Richard-(Rosella) Wargo, and Mrs. Donald (Delores) Hoskins, all of Streator; one sister, Mrs. Emma Voges, Minnesota Lake, Minn.; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.

      He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, one son, Willard and one brother, Carl.

      Bruhns had farmed in Brookfield Township for many years and was employed at Owens-Illinois for many years prior to his retirement.

      He attended St. Paul's Lutheran church.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 28 Jun 2021.
      Memorial ID 79423448
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/79423448

      William Frederick Bruhns
      Birth 8 Jan 1886
      Illinois, USA
      Death 26 Dec 1977 (aged 91)
      Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
      Burial
      Riverview Cemetery
      Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith


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