BRINK WILLIAM G.

BRINK WILLIAM G.[1]

Male 1885 - 1974

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  • Born  17 Nov 1885  Family Farm, Huegely, North Prairie, Washington County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  20 Apr 1974  Washington County Hospital, Nashville, Washington County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  23 Apr 1974  North Prairie Cemetery, Washington County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I00020  Gynzer's Genealogy Database
    Last Modified  4 Jul 2005 

    Father  BRINK CHARLES L. C. (KARL FRIEDRICH LUDWIG),   b. 2 Feb 1835, Eicksen #6, Westfalen, Preussen; tombstone has Feb. 12, 1835. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1926, His farm in Huegely, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  KRUGHOFF MARTHA MARIE ELIZABETH,   b. 10 Apr 1844,   d. 24 Jan 1899, Tombstone has Sept. 24, 1899; Carol Hotz states June 24, 1899/1900. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 Apr 1863  Zion Evangelical Church, Washington Co., IL; dom may be 5/19/64; Carol Hotz states 5/24/64. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F00013  Group Sheet

  • Photos

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    Charles L. C. Brink Children
    Charles L. C. Brink Children
    Back Row L-R: Fred, Clara, Henry
    Middle Row L-R: William, Minnie, Charles F., Mary
    Front Row L-R: Louise, Arthur Brink (a cousin), and Elizabeth Brink
    Charles L. C. Brink Home
    Charles L. C. Brink Home
    Charles L. C. Brink Home, later home of Wm. G. Brink
    Fred, William, Henry, and Charles F. Brink.
    Fred, William, Henry, and Charles F. Brink.
    Charles L. C. Brink's Sons. Left to right - Fred, William, Henry, and Charles F. Brink.
    William G. Brink
    William G. Brink
    William G. Brink
    William G. Brink.
    William G. Brink.
    Thrashing in Huegely, Washington County, Illinois area. Takes place on the road leading west out of Huegely. At the crossroads in the picture, the road to the right leads to the farm of William G. Brink. He is in the lower right hand corner with the pitch fork stretched out before him.

    Documents
    The Origins of the Name  Brink
    The Origins of the Name Brink
    The Wiehengebirge as a Source of Unique Place Names
    The Origins of the Word and Name Brink
    by
    David S. Wulfman


    Histories
    HUEGLEY, ILLINOIS
    HUEGLEY, ILLINOIS
    HUEGLEY, ILLINOIS
    by Heather Littlehale
    May 18, 1987

  • Notes 
    • Obituary from The Nashville News
      WILLIAM G. BRINK

      William G. Brink of the Friendship Manor Shelter Care Home in Nashville passed away at the Washington County Hospital Saturday, April 20, 1974, at the age of 88 years. He was hospitalized April 15, having suffered a stroke.

      Mr. Brink was born at North Prairie on November 17, 1885, the son of Charles C. and Elizabeth (Krughoff) Brink. He was a retired farmer and a member of Grace United Methodist Church of Nashville.

      Survivors are 13 nieces and nephews and a host of great-nieces and nephews and friends.

      He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and eight sisters.

      Funeral services were held at the Pyatt Funeral Home of Nashville on Tuesday, April 23, at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Richard Scott officiating. Mrs. Wanda Gines, a great-niece of deceased, was organist.

      Roland Jones, Norman Witt, Alwyn Dykstra, Charles Brink, Steve Brink and Howard Brink were pallbearers.

      Interment was in North Prairie Cemetary.


      Along with the 120 acres William owned at his farm, he also owned what was referred to as Stutz Field. It was north past the old Evangelical Cemetery, over the bridge and up the hill. The south line of Stutz field was a clump of trees to the west. The field ran north and west past the trees for 60 acres. Gerlings was back to the left, west across the creek where the old reunions were held. Julius Krughoff bought It from William.


      FUNERAL NOTICE

      William G. Brink

      Born November 17, 1885Died April 20, 1974

      Funeral services will be held at the Pyatt Funeral Home
      Nashville, Tuesday, April 23, 1974, at 2:00 P. M.

      Friends may call at the Pyatt Funeral Home after
      6:30 P. M. Monday and until time of service.

      Interment in the North Prairie Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S069042] Wanda L. Gines.

    2. [S070257] Vital Statistics, Nashville, Historical Society.


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