"... His parents are Anton Brahm (1839-1901) and Amanda McCalvey (McKelvey)(1846-1921). Elizabeth's parents are John Trost (1854-1930)born in Villmar, Germany and Regina Kauth (1855-1922). ..."
This is so cool and is a clear example of why the local German newspapers are so important: there are death notices and other clippings for all four of these people in one or more of the local German papers.
"Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950).
Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor