Early Ancestors: *Veitt Breuning 1626-1698 who married (not documented)*...
*Veitt Breuning 1626-1698 who married (not documented)*
Gertrud Schmierer 1625-1680
mJune 24, 1650
*Viett Breuning's first marriage was to Gertrud Schmierer on June 24, 1650. His second marriage was to Margaretha Klein on Aug. 23, 1681. Veitt and Gertrud had fourteen children one of whom was
Hans Jacob Breuning.
*Hans Jacob Bruninger or Breuning? bef. 1653-1730 who married (not documented)*
Catharina Halm (not proven)
mMay 17, 1681
*spelling could have been Hans Jacob Breuning whose father was Veitt Breuning born in 1626 in Obersesslingen, **Neckar, Wrtt., and mother was Gertrud Schmierer born Dec. 27, 1625 in Beautelsbach, Neckar, Wrtt.
All the dates and names match except for spelling of surname. It has not been documented. Er could be an addition in German from Breuning to Breuninger to Bruninger. I have seen several spellings of Brinegar, Bringer, Breuninger, Brunninger, Bruninger, Brineger, et. al. Adding er
in German translated: "from" e.g. Breuninger means "from Breuning" and Breun with the ing may have meant "of (or) from the family of weaponmakers"
**Neckar is a river in Germany
Veith Bruninger 1696-1767 who married
Barbara (surname unknown) 1691-1732
m about 1725
Hans Adam Bruninger/Brinegar 1726-1772 who married
*Elizabeth McGance 1726-1766 m 1744
Jacob Brinegar 1746-1783 who married
Mary Elizabeth Prock 1750-1821 m Dec. 5, 1768
Thomas William Brinegar 1770-1832 who married
Rachel Hagans 1770-1832 m 1791
Thomas David Brinegar 1802-1861 Married
Susanna Jane Daugherty 1805-1851 Married May 7, 1823
*Throughout this book an asterik * implies the need for further research and documentation.
Andrew Jackson Brinegar "Jack" 1828-1875 -
Lucy Jane Lamkins 1837-1864 Married Aug 8,1852
William Andrew Jackson Brinegar "Bill" 1864-1897
Alice Geneva Watkins 1866-1945 Married Sept 22,1883
William Albinus Brinegar, Sr. "Binus 1895-1975
Clara Coppenbarger 1894-1962 Married June 22, 1912
William Albinus Brinegar, Jr. "W.A." 1913-2000
Gladys Lenore Geyer 1912-2001 Married Dec. 27, 1930
Jerry Lee Brinegar "J.B. 1943
Margaret Madge Workman "Meg" 1948 Married Apr. 19, 1981 parents of:
Kyffon Joseph Lee Brinegar "KJ" 1983
Autumn Fawn Brinegar 1981
Keily Mitchell KiKi 1979