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Simon Preston Breen
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Birth: 1838
Keokuk
Lee County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1899
San Juan Bautista
San Benito County
California, USA

Survivor of the Donner Party
1846 to 1847


Parents - Patrick & Margaret Bulger Breen.

Wife - Marie Constance "Mary" Pedancet.

Daughters - Geneva (1866) and Mary Catherine (1868-1919).

The First Relief took Simon and Edward from the lake camp in February 1847. Like his brothers, Simon ranched in San Benito County, but did not strive after material success at they did. Simon was known for enjoying a good time and was a colorful figure, a man who enjoyed life. When angry he would use some very colorful language. He had bright-red, curly hair, loved music, had a temper, and was a first rate rider.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Patrick Breen (1790 - 1868)
  Margaret Bulger Breen (1808 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Marie Constance Pendacet Breen (1845 - 1892)
 
 Siblings:
  John Breen (1832 - 1903)*
  Edward J Breen (1833 - 1890)*
  Patrick Breen (1837 - 1899)*
  Simon Preston Breen (1838 - 1899)
  James Frederick Breen (1841 - 1899)*
  Peter Breen (1843 - 1870)*
  Margaret Isabella Breen McMahon (1845 - 1935)*
  William Michael Breen (1849 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
San Juan Bautista Cemetery
San Juan Bautista
San Benito County
California, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 36.84685, -121.54432
 
Created by: Candice xo
Record added: Mar 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18372987
Simon Preston Breen
Added by: Candice xo
 
Simon Preston Breen
Added by: Candice xo
 
 
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- JKW
 Added: Oct. 13, 2015

- quebecoise
 Added: Jul. 12, 2015

- Lazer
 Added: Dec. 21, 2014
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