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Gertrude Elizabeth More Brusic
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1907
Kingman County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 1, 1974
King County
Washington, USA

Gertrude Elizabeth More Brusic was born 6 Aug 1907 in Kingman, Kingman County, Kansas to Robert Ferguson More (1883-1971) and Elizabeth Aurilla Waller More Marland (1883-1953). Her parents were married around 1903 in Kingsman. She had one brother, Robert Theodore More (1912-1970).

About 1919, age 12, her parents divorced.

In 1920, age 13, she lived with her mother at 1772 Pearl Street, Denver, Colorado where her mother ran a boarding house.

In 1926, age 18, she married John A Brusic (1894-1978) in Seattle, King County, Washington. They moved into a home at 8824 17th Ave NE, Seattle where they continued to live nearly 50 years. The home was lost as a result of the Depression, paid rent on it for a time and then repurchased the home a second time.

In 1930, age 22, their home was valued at $4000 and John worked as a refrigeration engineer at Food Products, Inc. in Seattle. Their only son, Robert Anthony was born on 19 Apr 1930 in Seattle.

On 1 May 1974, age 66, she died and was buried at Holyrood Cemetery, Shorline, King County, Washington.

She was kind, shy and gentle hearted.


"Brusic, Gertrude
Beloved wife of John, Seattle. Mother of Robert Brusic, Yakima. Four grandchildren. Member of St. Catherine's Catholic Church. Rosary Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, 10 a.m., both at St. Catherine's Catholic Church. Interment, Holyrood Cemetery. Home Funeral Chapel."
(The Seattle Times, May 3, 1974, Page 30)

More information regarding Gertrude's life is requested...

Family links: 
  Robert Ferguson More (1883 - 1971)
  Elizabeth Aurilla Waller More Marland (1883 - 1953)
  John A Brusic (1894 - 1978)
  Robert Anthony Brusic (1930 - 2001)*
  Gertrude Elizabeth More Brusic (1907 - 1974)
  Robert Theodore More (1912 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
Holyrood Catholic Cemetery
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section S, Lot 3408, Site 5
Maintained by: Jim More
Originally Created by: Bonita Olmer
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68198044
Gertrude Elizabeth <i>More</i> Brusic
Added by: Jim More
Gertrude Elizabeth <i>More</i> Brusic
Added by: Jim More
Gertrude Elizabeth <i>More</i> Brusic
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