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Otho W. Brashear
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1864
New Bloomfield
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1925
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Otho was the son of John W. Brashear and Elmira "Ella" Lynes. Otho was named after his paternal grandfather, Otho W. Brashear of Maryland. His father, John, was a steamboat owner and then ran a saloon in St. Louis, Missouri.

Otho married Sarah "Etta" Inman on 21 Sep 1899 in Calhoun County, Illinois. During the early years of their marriage, the Brashears lived with Otho's parents in St. Louis. They did not have any children.

Otho and his brother, Luther, both went into the riverboat business. Otho was a steamboat mate and his brother was a pilot.

After that, Otho went into the saloon business with his dad and became a part-owner of his father's establishment. He took a job as a soft drink salesman.

Otho died of a heart ailment at a St. Louis sanitarium. At the time of his death, he was 61 years, 7 months and 17 days old. He was buried on 30 Oct 1925 and was survived by his wife, Etta, who passed away in 1943.

Children: None.

Otho's siblings:
Luther V. Brashear
Infant Brashear
 
 
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 Parents:
  John W Brashear (1837 - 1917)
  Elmira Lynes Brashear (1839 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Etta Inman Brashear (1874 - 1943)*
 
 Sibling:
  Luther V. Brashear (1862 - 1927)*
  Otho W. Brashear (1864 - 1925)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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Burial:
Wilson Cemetery
Batchtown
Calhoun County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Lynn Marie Vint
Record added: Jul 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55307686
Otho W. Brashear
Added by: Lynn Marie Vint
 
Otho W. Brashear
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Otho W. Brashear
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