Noted events in his life were:
1. Obituary: Columbus Republican: Ed Zurbrugg, 64, Taken By Death on 8 Apr 1940 in Columbus, Bartholomew, IN. 4 Ed Zurbrugg, 64, Taken By Death
Edward married Mary Beeker, daughter of Frederick Beeker and Natalie "Dolly" Schaefer, on 20 Mar 1901 in , Bartholomew, IN. (Mary Beeker was born on 26 Feb 1883 in Saint Louis Crossing, Bartholomew, IN, USA,5 6 died on 16 Jul 1926 in Columbus, Bartholomew, IN 6 7 and was buried on 18 Jul 1926 in Columbus: Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Bartholomew, IN, USA 7.)
1 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=62863615.
2 <i>Columbus Republic (Columbus, IN)</i>, 16 Jul 1926, page 4. Obituary of Mary Beeker Zurbrugg.
3 <i>United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZKV-59H Ed Zurburgg.
4 <i>Columbus Republic (Columbus, IN)</i>, 8 Apr 1940, obituary of Ed Zurbrugg.
5 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMBZ-WFS Fredrick Becker, Flatrock Township Clifford town, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 10, sheet 10A, family 200.
6 Ancestry.com, <i>Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011</i>, Certificate 22848. Mary Zurbrugg. Father Fred Beeker. Mother Dolly Schaefer. Spouse Edward Zurbrugg.
7 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=143446292.