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David C Brubaker

Male 1856 - 1925  (68 years)


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  • Name David C Brubaker 
    Born 23 Aug 1856  Darke, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 May 1925  Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • From Crawford County Historical
      Paul Selby 1909

      BRUBAKER, David C. - Very prominent as a Democrat and thoroughly identified with his party in local affairs, David C. Brubaker has been called upon more than once to represent it in public office. His election following, he has faithfully discharged the duties imposed upon him, proving his fitness for the office and his general ability as a man. Mr. Brubaker was born August 23, 1856, in Darke County, Ohio, and is a son of Daniel and Elizabeth (Miller) Brubaker. Daniel Brubaker was born in Pennsylvania, December 28, 1828, and Mr.s Brubaker was born in Ohio, April 28, 1829. By occupation Daniel Brubaker was a farmer, and in 1869 he emigrated to Crawford County, Ill., where David C. Brubaker was reared to manhood.

      Working alternately on his father's farm, and attending the common schools of Licking Township, David C. Brubaker gained his education, and after leaving school took a position in a country store at Annapolis as clerk. He held this until 1875, when he engaged in carpenter work. He owns a farm in Martin Township on which he lived from 1879 until 1907. In 1907 he came to Oblong where he now resides. Mr. Brubaker has been Town Clerk and Assessor of Martin Township, being elected to those offices on the Democratic ticket. In March, 1901, he became a member of the Modern Woodmen of America. His religious affiliations are with the United Brethren church, of which he is a member.

      Mr. Brubaker was married in Crawford County, Ill., in 1879 to Mary E Higgins, born in Martin Township, in 1856. Mr. and Mrs. Brubaker have had children as follows: James E., born in 1881; Mattie J., born 1883; Elizabeth, born in 1886; Jesse W., born in 1890; Clinton S., born in 1893, and Ruth, born in 1896. These children were all born in Martin Township Crawford County, and given good educations They are bright, intelligent youn people, and their parents have every reason to be proud of them.

      March 14, 1908, Mr. Brubaker purchased the furniture stock of E.T. Shire, at Oblong, and has since conducted that businee, dealing in general furniture, musical instruments, trunks and suilt cases. His store is located on North Range Stree.
    Person ID I767  Conrad Shire Tree
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2008 

    Father Daniel B Brubaker,   b. 28 Dec 1828, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth A Miller,   b. 28 Apr 1829, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1857 
    Family ID F1438  Group Sheet

    Family Mary E Higgins,   b. Apr 1856, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Apr 1924, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1879  Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Edward Brubaker,   b. 22 Jun 1881, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Martha Jane Brubaker,   b. 27 Aug 1882, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1973, Robinson, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     3. Elizabeth Brubaker,   b. Mar 1884, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1927, Robinson, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)
     4. Jesse W Brubaker,   b. Feb 1887, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Clinton S Brubaker,   b. Apr 1890, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Ruth Brubaker,   b. Jul 1892, Martin, Crawford, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F1439  Group Sheet