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Ruth Alberta Brenneman

Female 1883 - 1919  (35 years)


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  • Name Ruth Alberta Brenneman  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Born 14 July 1883  Bradys Bend, Armstrong Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Submitter 1027 
    Buried 1919  White Rose Cemetery, Bartlesville, Washington Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Died 23 June 1919  Dewey, Washington Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I59978  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 April 2004 

    Father James Henry Brenneman,   b. 11 July 1841, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 November 1925, Sistersville, Tyler Co., West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Mary Catharine Fulkerson,   b. 2 June 1847, Sugar Creek Twp., Armstrong Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 March 1923, Sistersville, Tyler Co., West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F12533  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse David Hamilton Welch,   b. 3 March 1875, Roubidoux Twp., Texas Co., Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 December 1955, Watonga, Blaine Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 2 October 1906  New Martinsville, Wetzel Co., West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Arthur Welch,   b. 13 June 1908, Bartlesville, Washington Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 June 1908, Bartlesville, Washington Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. David Melvern Welch,   b. 20 October 1910, Bartlesville, Washington Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 April 1979, Tulsa, Tulsa Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +3. Helen Ester Welch,   b. 19 September 1915, Dewey, Washington Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1984, Yorktown, DeWitt Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Family ID F41902  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • !1) LETTER, of David M. Welch, 7 Feb 1979, to son, David, lists his mother as Ruth Alberta Brenneman, b.PA, d/o James & Mary Catharine (Fulcason) Brenneman.

      !2) LETTER, of Lillie (Brenneman) Frantz, 3 Mar 1939, to David Melvern Welch, lists his mother (Ruth Brenneman) was b.PA in same location as Lillie. That their mother, Mary Catharine Fulcason was born not 1 1/2 mile away.

      !3) ALLEGHENY CO PA ORPHANS COURT, Amended Decree, Estate of Anna Shirkey, 15 Jun 1933, gives 1/20 her estate to each her nieces & nephews, this person listed as "to children of Ruth Brenneman Welch, deceased d/o James Brenneman deceased son, 1/20 bal, viz: Melvern Welch 1/2 bal. & Helen Welch, minor to be paid David H. Welch, father for benefit of minor 1/2 bal".

      !4) 1900 CENSUS, Lincoln District, Tyler Co, WV, dwelling 118, family 124, lists d/o James Brenneman as Ruth A., b. Jul 1883, PA, age 16, single.

      !5) CIVIL WAR PENSION #751454, questionaire dtd 29 Apr 1899, filled out by James H. Brenneman, lists dau. as Ruth Alberta, b.14 Jul 1883.

      !6) WETZEL CO COURT, New Martinsville, WV, lists m.2 Oct 1906 of David H. Welch & Ruth Brenneman in New Martinsville. Gave her birthplace as Armstrong Co, PA.

      !7) PERSONAL RESEARCH DOCUMENT GD0009, by Robert E. Welch, 1991, states that on 24 Feb 1991, the grave site was visited by him and that the stone was inscribed " WELCH Ruth A. July 14, 1884 June 23, 1919".

      !8) THE BRENNEMAN HISTORY, by Gerberich, 1938, p.803, lists d/o James & Kate (Fulkeson) Brenneman as Ruth.

      !9) DEATH CERTIFICATE, State of Oklahoma, lists Ruth A. Welsh, age 35 yrs, 11 mos, 9 days, d. 23 Jun 1919 at Dewey, Washington Co, OK, of strangulation following swallowed vomutus. Name of parents: James H. & Mary Breneman, both born PA. No birth place listed for Ruth. Undertaker: C. H. Burt, Dewey, OK. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Original Moffat GEDCOM File, Robert and Frances Moffitt.

    2. [S462] GEDCOM file from PAF file, submitted by Robert Welch, Clan Moffat Society #1027.


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