Reinhart Brecht was born 3 April 1827 in Alsace-Lorraine, Germany to Bernard Brecht (1795-1863) and Katherine Horeweddel (1807-) and died 18 November 1912 Norway, Iowa, United States of unspecified causes. He married Catherine Wagner (1842-1923) in Coshocton, Ohio, United States.
- A Leonard J. Brecht (1867-) was born to a Rinehart Brecht in Coshocton, Ohio on 07 Oct 1867. The mothers name was Margaret, though. Was there a second Rinehart Brecht in the area?
Rhinehart, Rinehart, Rheinhart
Born in the Alsace Lorrain area of Germany, Reinhart moved to Ohio where he met and married Cahterine Wagner. Their first four children were born there before the family moved to Norway, Iowa. Another four children were born there and the Brecht family name is still present in both locations.
According to Family Search, but not proven elsewhere:
- Bernard Brecht (-)
- Also spelled Bernhard
- Katherine Horeweddel (-)
- Also spelled Anna Catharina Horwedel
- Rheinsheim, Karlsruhe, Baden