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 Herman B Brenneman

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Herman B Brenneman

  • Birth 1878
  • Death 27 Jun 1935
  • Burial Newville, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Section BB 5
  • Memorial ID 41002167

On same stone: his wife, Lucy W. 1879-1953

1930 census:
29 Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA
Herman Brenneman age 51
wife Lucy age 51
and daughter Carrie age 19
Herman was a watchman at a bank.
1920 census:
29 E. Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA
Herman Brenneman age 41
wife Lucy W. age 40
and daughter Carrie age 9
Herman was a motorman on a street car
All were born in PA
1910 census:
267 South West Street, Carlisle, PA
Herman was 31, single, a conductor on a trolley car
He lived with his mother Katie A. Brenneman age 55, widow
and his two sisters Carrie, 33 and Katie, 20, both single
Both sisters were weavers at the ribbon factory.
1900 census:
Middlesex township, Cumberland County, PA
Herman B was 21 and lived with the following:
Isaac, head of household, a farmer, b. Oct 1849
Kate b. Dec 1854
Carrie E b. May 1876, worked at a shoe factory
Mamie N b. Feb 1880, worked at a shoe factory
Girtie M b. Nov 1881
Kate b. Apr 1890
(Above information posted by original contributor, GenieBug)


Herman B Brenneman, 41, son of Isaac and Kate Spotts Brenneman, and Lucy W Dinkle, 40, daughter of Samuel and Maggie Graham Miller, were married January 2, 1920, in Carlisle. Herman states he was divorced from prior wife on November 18, 1919. Lucy states her prior husband died June 12, 1919. (Marriage license)

Herman B Brenneman, 34, and Sadie J Snyder, 23, were married January 2, 1913, in York, PA. Herman states he was divorced from his prior wife December 31, 1904. Sadie states she was divorced from prior husband December 13, 1910.

Herman B Brenneman, 22, son of Isaac Brenneman, and Amanda M Shank, 19, daughter of D.C. Shank, were married January 31, 1901, in New Kingstown, Cumberland Co, PA. (Marriage license) In Amanda's marriage license to Charles Sadler in 1918, she states she was divorced Dec 31, 1904.

Harrisburg Telegraph, Saturday, June 29, 1935:

Herman B. Brenneman, 57, watchman at the Farmers Trust Company and a former Carlisle street car conductor, died Thursday night at his home, 29 East Pomfret street, Carlisle, after a brief illness. Funeral, Monday, 4 p.m., J. C. Lutz and Son Funeral Parlors, Carlisle. Burial in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Newville, the Rev. Dr. W. Emory Hartman, Allison Methodist Church officiating. Survivors, widow, Lucy; a son, Harry Brenneman, Mechanicsburg, a stepdaughter, Mrs. Stanley Shiery, at home; his mother, Mrs. Kate Brenneman, Carlisle; five sisters, Mrs. Flora Melester, Mrs. Carrie Kutz, Mrs. John Orris and Miss Catherine Brenneman, all of Carlisle, and Mrs. Lawrence Swartz, Hartford, Conn.

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  • Originally Created by: GenieBug
  • Added: 22 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41002167
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Herman B Brenneman (1878–27 Jun 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41002167, citing Prospect Hill Cemetery, Newville, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Family Tree Climber (contributor 46591637) .