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Rosa Lee Brandt

Rosa Lee Brandt

Female 1870 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Rosa Lee Brandt  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Oct 1870  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I4683  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Rev. Charles A. Brandt (Karl Von Neuhaus),   b. 3 Apr 1834, Hamburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1879, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Frederika Margaret Wickert / Weckert,   b. 8 Dec 1846, Wurttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1931  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Y  [5, 6, 7
    Family ID F1679  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Oliver Kay Brown,   b. Jul 1863, Cook Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Sep 1892  Washington Cnty, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 8
    Children 
     1. Ralph Mercer Brown,   b. 31 Oct 1893, Noblesville, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1983, San Francisco, San Francisco Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Robb Oliver Brandt Brown,   b. 4 Apr 1898, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1981, San Francisco, San Francisco Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1880 census lists "Rosa L.", 9, born in Virginia, and living "at home" with her mother. «i»1880 U.S. Census«/i», Cedar Creek prct, Washington Cnty, OR (T 9, Roll 1084, p. 376) [LDS Film 1255084].

      A record of her marriage is contained in May R. Lepschat & G.S. Balfour, «i»Washington County Oregon Records, Marriage Record, «/i»vol. 2, 1881-1896, p. 65 (Genealogy Forum of Portland, 1972):
      "Oliver Kay Brown of Cook co., Illinois, 30 & Rosa L Brandt of Washington co, Ore, 22, m 29 Sep 1892 at the house of Mrs Brandt; John Brown, Mary Anna Rees, Wits; Thomas Newlin, President of Pacific College, Minister, p. 447."

      The 1900 census lists "Rosa L" as a Oliver as a 29-yr old woman, born in Oct. 1870 in Virginia, living with her husband of 8 yrs, Oliver, and her two sons, Ralph M, 6, b. Oct. 1873 in Indiana, and "Robb. O.", 2, b. Apr 1898 in California. Also living with them was her brother, Carl D. Brandt. «i»1900 U.S. Census«/i», 36th Dist, San Fransisco, San Fransisco Cnty, CA (T 623, Roll 103, stamped p. 22).

      The 1910 census lists Rosa as a 39 year old woman, married for the first time to her husband of 17 years, Oliver, and living with him and her two sons Ralph and Robb. This census also asserts that Rosa was born in West Virginia. «i»1910 U.S. Census«/i», San Fransisco, San Fransisco Cnty, CA (T 624, Roll 97, stamped p. 148).

      According to the World War I Draft Registration Card of her son Robb Oliver, Rosa's middle name was "Lee."

      In 1920 the census shows her husband Oliver K, 58 (born in Illinois), living with Rosa L, 49 (Virginia), two sons, Ralph, 26 (Indiana) and Robb, 21 (California), and her widowed mother "Margaret Eldridge," 73 (Germany; and indicating that she emigrated to the U.S. in 1850). Oliver is listed as a merchant of "cabinets"; Ralph, as a furniture store bookkeeper; and Robb, as a truck driver. «i»1920 U.S. Census, «/i»Assembly Dist. 26, Prct 66, San Francisco, San Francisco Cnty, CA (T 625, Roll 135, stamped p. 263).

      According to her sister Gertrude's obituary in the «i»Sherwood [OR] Valley News«/i» (31 Aug 1939), Rosa was then living in San Francisco.

  • Sources 
    1. [S302] Sherwood [OR] News|, Sherwood Valley News (Jan 1911 - Oct 1951), (Sherwood Valley News, Sherwood, Oregon [microfilmed copies available through the Univ. of Oregon Newspaper Project, Reference: OCLC 36312780]), 31 Aug 1939 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S304] Flora Campbell |, Flora & Eva Campbell, "Family Chart" (abt 1960), (Flora and Eva Campbell; copy possessed by William C. Snouffer).

    3. [S315] CA Census 1900, San Fran, 36-D |, California, San Francicsco Cnty, San Fransisco, 36th Dist, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 103, p. 22) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Frank D Brandt; 29 Nov 1940).

    5. [S301] OR Vital Stats|, State of Oregon, Dep't of Human Resources, Health Division, (Center for Health Statistics, 800 NE Oregon, Portland, OR 97232), Death Cert 39-210 (Gertrude M. Campbell).

    6. [S314] Cem - Pleasant View, Clackamas Cnty, OR|, Lehan, Charlotte (webmaster); "Pleasant View Cemetery, Clackamas Cnty, OR," database, "Pleasant View Cem, Clackamas Cnty, OR", (www.pleasantviewcemetery.org/index.htm ).

    7. [S51] Tombstone - WCS |, Cemetery Memorial Stone , (Personal Inspection by Wm. C. Snouffer).

    8. [S303] Washington Cnty, OR Marriage Records|, May R. Lepschat & G.S. Balfour, "Washington County Oregon Records, Marriage Records, 1881-1896", (Genealogy Forum of Portland, Portland, OR : 1972), (vol. 2, p. 65) (Reliability: 2).