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Amelia Marie Christensen Brustman
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1905
Calumet County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1975
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA

BIRTH-ADOPTION:Birth reg;1905;County Reg of Deeds; Chilton,WI,Cert 00702;FHL film 1299483.Natural father John Schafer. Notation made "See adoption record 69-33 book".

CENSUS: 1905 WI State Census, Calumet Co WI; 1905; FHL film 1020441. Amelia's first name is given as Emilie in this census in which her great grandfather, Michael Zimmermann is Head of household. Also listed are Michael's daughter, Mary; Mary's son Michael Zimmermann; Joseph Body-age 6; and Amelia's mother Katie Herzog-age 19.

CENSUS: 1910 U.S. Census, Calumet Co WI; 1910. In this census Amelia is still living in the household of her great grandfather, Michael Zimmermann in the township of Rantoul. Also living there are Michael's daughter Mary Zimmermann age 45; Mary's son Mike J. age 32 and Mike's wife Martha age 25. There is also a boarder Henry Zimmermann age 10. I believe Henry is the son of the elder Michael Zimmermann's deceased son, Christian, who died in 1907.

CENSUS: 1920 U.S. Census, Winnebago Co WI; 1920; Vol. 96, E.D. 166, Sheet 4; Line 72; Nat'l Archives, Laguna Niguel CA, C623 Roll 2022. Amelia's name is spelled Emelia in this census and she is living at 402 Broad St, Oshkosh, with Orval Christensen, Head, age 32; Amelia's mother Katie 32; brother Lester 8; and Joe Lieb, boarder, 21. Joe is the son of Kate's sister, Maggie. Amelia's age is given as 14 and she attends school.

OCCUPATION: A few years after death of husband, Amelia began work as a pastry chef at Univ. of Wis. division of residence halls.

DEATH-BURIAL:Cause of death-Metastatic breast cancer. Burial at Forest Hills Cemetery.

Married July 14, 1925 in Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin.
Family links: 
  Walter William Brustman (1904 - 1952)*
  Richard L. Brustman (1928 - 2012)*
  Robert Curtis Brustman (1931 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Thank you Lois Heidner for this information.
Forest Hill Cemetery
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: C Melton
Record added: Apr 09, 2011
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Amelia Marie <i>Christensen</i> Brustman
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Amelia Marie <i>Christensen</i> Brustman
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