Simon Breen, Donner Party

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Simon Preston Breen

Birthplace: Keokuk, Lee, IA, USA
Death: Died in San Juan Bautista, San Benito Co., CA
Immediate Family:

Son of Patrick Breen and Margaret Breen, Donner Party
Husband of Marie Constance Breen
Father of Geneva Breen and Mary Catherine Breen
Brother of John Breen, Donner Party; Edward Breen, Donner Party; Patrick Breen, Donner Party; James F. Breen, Donner Party; Patrick Breen, Donner Party and 2 others

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About Simon Breen, Donner Party

Survived, age eight.

The First Relief took Simon and Edward from the lake camp in February 1847. Like his brothers, Simon ranched in San Benito County, but did not strive after material success at they did. He was a colorful figure, a man who enjoyed life. He had bright-red, curly hair, loved music, had a temper, and was a first rate rider.

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Simon Breen, Donner Party's Timeline

Keokuk, Lee, IA, USA
Age 28
Age 29
Age 61
San Juan Bautista, San Benito Co., CA