Carl W Brush (1910 - 1990)

A photo of Carl W Brush
Carl W Brush
1910 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Carl W Brush was born on March 27, 1910. He died on January 31, 1990 at 79 years old.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Carl W Brush Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Carl Brush, honor his ancestry & genealogy, and his immediate Brush family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Carl W Brush

First name

Carl

Middle name

W

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Carl Brush was born on

Death

Carl Brush died on

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Carl.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Carl W Brush?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Carl's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Carl a religious man?

Last Known Residence

Unknown. Did Carl move a lot? Where was his last known location?

Education

Did Carl finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Carl attend?

Professions

Share what Carl did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Carl's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Carl serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Carl Brush?
View other bios of people named Carl Brushes
Back to Top

Carl W Brush Family Tree

Carl's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Brush family tree.

Carl's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Carl W Brush
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Carl's Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Carl during various points of his life.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Carl

What do you remember about Carl W Brush? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Carl is remembered.

Carl Brush Obituary

This obit of Carl W Brush is maintained by Carl's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Carl W Brush died on January 31, 1990 at 79 years old. He was born on March 27, 1910. We have no information about Carl's surviving family.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Carl W Brush

1910 - 1990 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Carl's lifetime

In 1910, in the year that Carl W Brush was born, the Boy Scouts of America was incorporated. U.S. publisher W.D. Boyce was visiting England when he became lost in the London fog. An unknown Boy Scout helped him find his way out, declining a tip (he said that he was a Boy Scout and was doing his good deed for the day). Boyce was so impressed that he incorporated the Boy Scouts of America when he returned home. Its purpose was "to teach boys patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred values."

In 1935, Carl was 25 years old when on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1956, he was 46 years old when on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1966, Carl was 56 years old when on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

In 1990, in the year of Carl W Brush's passing, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

Other Biographies

Other Carl Brushes

Carl E Brush
Born: around 1924
Missouri, United States
Carl S Brush
Born: around 1907
Connecticut, United States
Carl Brush
Dec 25, 1924 - February 1980
Carl Brush
Jul 20, 1910 - August 1966
Carl E Brush
Feb 10, 1942 - Apr 1, 2004
Pittsburg, CA
Carl Brush
Mar 4, 1924 - June 1975
Carl R Brush
Nov 1, 1916 - April 1998
San Diego, CA
Carl Brush
Dec 19, 1914 - May 24, 1989
Canton, IL
Carl W Brush
Apr 18, 1925 - Mar 21, 2003
Springfield, IL
Carl Brush
Sep 15, 1890 - April 1970
Lake Worth, Florida
Carl Brush
Jul 28, 1908 - August 1982
Dayton, Ohio
Carl E Brush
Apr 22, 1936 - Feb 26, 1997
Barnegat, NJ

Other Brushes

Rosemary Brush
Jan 4, 1904 - Jan 23, 2000
Johnstown, PA
Leonard L Brush
Oct 5, 1933 - Aug 25, 2009
Struthers, OH
John J Brush
Oct 4, 1946 - May 4, 2003
Patton, PA
Naomi R Brush
Jul 16, 1921 - Feb 25, 1997
Mount Pleasant, PA
Henry Brush
Oct 22, 1902 - December 1975
Johnstown, PA
Edward D Brush
May 5, 1919 - Jan 8, 2007
McKeesport, PA
Merle Brush
Jun 9, 1912 - June 1975
New Wilmington, PA
Harry C Brush
Oct 19, 1913 - Dec 21, 1993
Volant, PA
William Brush
Aug 10, 1920 - July 1985
Mount Pleasant, PA
Mary R Brush
Jun 24, 1919 - Jan 30, 2000
Johnstown, PA
Norbert A Brush
Jun 24, 1926 - May 23, 1999
Los Angeles, CA
Jean W Brush
Mar 4, 1911 - October 1992
San Francisco, CA
Helen E Brush
Mar 19, 1930 - May 14, 2000
Hazleton, PA
Russell M Brush
Aug 1, 1936 - Feb 6, 2010
East Stroudsburg, PA
Milton Brush
Apr 19, 1908 - June 1970
Rochester, NY
Beatrice Brush
Jan 16, 1894 - May 1973
Kane, PA
Arthur S Brush
Jun 25, 1925 - Oct 17, 2009
Butler, PA
Geneviene Brush
Jan 3, 1903 - March 1974
Stroudsburg, PA
Alberta Brush
Jan 22, 1904 - February 1980
Monaca, PA
Charles W Brush
Jan 26, 1908 - Oct 13, 1998
Bartlesville, OK

Other Bios

Ralph Guarino
Sep 15, 1930 - Aug 26, 2005
Denver, CO
William J Henry
Jan 16, 1931 - Dec 24, 2004
Saint Cloud, FL
Marion Sherrick
Sep 17, 1884 - May 1969
Mount Pleasant, PA
Lucille E Wilson
Aug 9, 1916 - Nov 12, 2004
Erie, PA
Robert P Baird
Mar 14, 1931 - Apr 30, 2007
Bolivar, PA
Catherine J Keenan
Feb 20, 1931 - Jul 21, 2009
Greensburg, PA
Lovie v Potiseck
Apr 17, 1930 - Jan 20, 2010
Hutchinson, PA
Mary Brown
Mar 23, 1931 - March 1972
Viola M Dillon
Oct 8, 1905 - May 22, 1993
Greensburg, PA
Charles W Marks
Aug 12, 1931 - Feb 2, 2007
Jefferson, OR
Harry M Monnich
May 25, 1932 - Apr 14, 2004
Latrobe, PA
George A Boettner
Dec 11, 1931 - Apr 29, 2011
Irwin, PA
Leonard E Chesla
Jun 11, 1932 - Mar 1, 2007
New Florence, PA
James R Elliott
Aug 9, 1929 - Oct 4, 1994
Uniontown, PA
Pauline Ciccone
Oct 26, 1930 - Jan 3, 2008
New Derry, PA
Margaret E Marks
May 27, 1932 - Dec 7, 2007
Mount Pleasant, PA
Wilson C Fox
Nov 20, 1930 - May 1, 2010
New Stanton, PA
Rosemary Yanosko
Dec 28, 1928 - Aug 24, 2001
Greensburg, PA
Richard R Crouse
Mar 23, 1929 - Mar 29, 2009
Greensburg, PA
Edward Labor
Oct 18, 1929 - September 1984
Jeannette, PA
Success Stories from Biographies like Carl W Brush
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.