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Mathew Jacob Brausen

Mathew Jacob Brausen

Male 1912 - 1999  (87 years)

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  • Name Mathew Jacob Brausen 
    Born 17 May 1912  Near Buckman, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 4 Apr 1940  Genola, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1940 US Federal 
    • in the Matt Jr. Brausen household. (Rented / $8 Rent) Enumerated were MATT JR head male white 37 married / completed grade 8 / born in MN / lived in same house in 1935 / not employed for pay in private non-emergency gov't job / not employed by emergency gov't work / not seeking work / unable to work / Suppl. Info: Father born MN / Mother born IA / language spoken in home early childhood German / Does not have a SS# / Usual Occupation: Farmer - General farm; ADALAIDE wife female white 29 married / completed grade 5 / born in MN / lived in same house in 1935 / engaged in home housework / BETTY JEAN daughter female white 5 single / completed grade 0 / born in MN / lived in same house in 1935 /
    Died 18 Dec 1999  Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • PIERZ -- Math J. Brausen, 87, Pierz, died Saturday, Dec. 18, 1999, at St. Mary's Villa in Pierz.
      He was born May 17, 1912, near Buckman, to Jacob and Frances (Weiling) Brausen. He grew up near Buckman and attended country school. He married Adeline M. Schnurrer on Oct. 31, 1934, in St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Pierz. They farmed in Agram Township for more than 50 years until retiring. He became a resident of St. Mary's Villa in Pierz in 1997. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Pierz and a former member of Farmer's Union.
      Survivors include four daughters, Betty Seelhammer, St. Cloud, Carol Schmidt, Little Falls, Patricia Tomala, Pierz, Jacqueline Marshik, Hillman; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren.
      His wife, a sister, Alma Weiss; four brothers, Ted, Pete, Henry, and Reiny Brausen, died earlier.
      Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Pierz with the Rev. Kenneth Brenny officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
      Friends may call 4-9 p.m. Monday and from 8 a.m. until the service hour Tuesday at the Shelley-Virnig Funeral Chapel in Pierz. Parish prayers will be 6:30 p.m. Monday followed by a prayer service at 8 p.m. at the funeral chapel.
      Source: Brainerd Daily Dispatch
      Morrison County Record -December 20, 1999
      Mathew Jacob Brausen, age 87, a resident of Pierz, MN, died December 18, 1999, at St. Maryıs Villa in Pierz.Mass of Christian Burial was held December 21 at St. Joseph's Church in Pierz with Fr. Ken Brenny officiating. Burial was in St. Joseph's Cemetery.
      Math was born May 17, 1912, to Jacob and Frances (Wieling) Brausen near Buckman, MN. He married Adeline Schnurrer October 31, 1934, at St. Josephıs Church in Pierz and they farmed together in Agram Township for over 50 years. As a young man, Math went to Danbury, IA, each fall to hand pick corn on the Anderson farm. He was one of the first members of the Morrison County Farmers Union. He loved to bowl, play cards and dance. He was especially proud of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
      Survivors include four daughters, Betty Seelhammer and John of St. Cloud, MN, Carl Schmidt and Jerome of Little Falls, MN, Patricia Tomala and Loren of Pierz, and Jacqueline Marshik and Tom of Hillman, MN; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
      He was preceded in death by his wife Adeline on August 23, 1999; parents, Jacob and Frances; brothers, Pete, Ted, Henry and Reiny; and one sister, Alma Weiss.
      Pallbearers were his grandsons, Mark Seelhammer, John Schmidt, Bill Tomala, Chad Tomala, TJ Marshik and Glen Schmidt. Honorary pallbearers were his granddaughters, Cynthia Seelhammer, Denise Shaw, Joan Smuda, Renee Taylor, Lisa Smith, Christine Estoye, Jennifer Heath, Amy Berger, Tina Weber and Janelle Schmidt.
    Buried St. Josephs Catholic Cemetery, Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Brausen, Math and Adeline (Schnurrer) Gravestone
    Brausen, Math and Adeline (Schnurrer) Gravestone
    Person ID I1618  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2013 

    Father Jacob Peter Brausen,   b. 10 Mar 1882, Buckman, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1960, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Frances Wieling,   b. 14 Oct 1892, Danbury, Woodbury, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1925, , Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Family ID F602  Group Sheet

    Family Adeline Mary Schnurrer,   b. 17 Aug 1910, Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1999, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1934  St. Josephs Catholic Cemetery, Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Betty Jane Brausen
    +2. Carol Ann Brausen
    +3. Patricia Ann Brausen
    +4. Jacqueline Louise Brausen
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2001 
    Family ID F149  Group Sheet