John Briehn1

#5473, b. Dec 1871, d. May 1931
Last Edited:20 Feb 2015
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of John Briehn and Caroline Fricke

  • Charles Briehn2 b. Jul 1892
  • Edward Briehn2 b. Aug 1894
  • Justin Briehn3 b. Feb 1896
  • Julius Briehn2 b. Dec 1897
  • Henrietta Briehn3 b. about 1902

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJohn Briehn was born in Dec 1871 at Germany.2,3,1
ImmigrationHe immigrated in 1885 from Germany. He was naturalized that same year.3
MarriageHe married first Caroline Fricke about 1891.2
Census1900John Briehn (given age 28) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. With him was his wife Caroline, son(s) Charles, Edward, Justin and Julius . Also living in this household was Edna Fricke, born Nov 1887, age 12, John's sister-in-law.2
Census1910John Beacham (given age 39) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Also living in the house was, son Charles Beacham (given age 18), Edward Beacham (given age 16), Basten Beacham (given age 14) and Jules Beacham (given age 11), daughter Henretta Beacham (given age 10). Also living in this household are John's mother-in law Margret Frickie (age 59), and two brothers-in-law John Frickie (age 19) and Slyvester Frickie (age 16).4
MarriageJohn Briehn married second Frances Mary Rivet, daughter of Joseph Omer Rivet and Mary Anna Fischer, on 18 Sep 1918 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.5,6
Census1920John Briehn (given age 48) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Frances M. Briehn (given age 35), son(s) Justin Briehn (given age 23), daughter(s) Henrietta Briehn (given age 18). Their home was rented. His occupation was Foreman.3
Census1930John Briehm (given age 58) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at 212 East Street at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Frances Briehm (given age 46).6
DeathJohn Briehn died at age 59 in May 1931 in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.1

Citations:

  1. [S291] Website-My Hobby Linking People. Website. Online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S252] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S279] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S303] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S271] Orleans Parish Marriage Records Database. Website. Online http://www.sos.louisiana.gov
  6. [S278] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.