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Aaron  BRANHAM

Aaron BRANHAM

Male 1832 - 1878  (~ 46 years)

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  • Name Aaron BRANHAM  [1, 2, 3
    Born c. 1832  , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Age 18, 1850 census, c.1832, TN
      Age 27, 1860 census, c,1833, TN
      Age 37, 1870 census, c.1833, TN
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1840  , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    John Branham household 
    • John Branham
      2 Males 5 thru 9 [Elias & Aaron]
      1 male 30 thru 39 [John]
      1 female under 5 [Mary Ann "Polly"]
      1 female 5 thru 9 [Emily H.]
      1 female 20 thru 39 [Malinda]
    1840 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    1840 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    Tennessee. Roane Co. - John Branham
    Census 24 Aug 1850  Subdivision 20, Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    John Branham household 
    • Aron Braham, age 18, male, born Tennessee, attended school.
    1850 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    1850 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    Tennessee. Roane Co. - John Branham
    Census 9 Jul 1860  District 5, Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Aaron Branum household 
    • Aaron Branum, age 27, male, laborer, personal estate $50, born Tennessee.
    1860 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    1860 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    Tennessee. Roane Co. - Aaron Branum
    Military 1861-1865  , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Pvt., Co. F, 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry 
    • 26 Aug 1885, widow application 330110, cert. no. 395872
      Went in a Pvt; discharged as a Corp.
    • Aaron served from 25 February 1862 until he was honorably discharged three years later. He received the rank of Corporal in 1862. [6]
    Census 22 Aug 1870  Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Aaron Branham household 
    • Branham, Aaron, age 37, male, white, worker at rolling mill, personal estate $100, born Tennessee, able to read and write.
    1870 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    1870 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    Tennessee. Hamilton Co. - Aaron Branham
    Alt. Death Date 21 Sep 1877  prob , Hamilton, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    Died 22 Sep 1878  Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    Buried Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    • Death date is not on the grave marker but comes from the Veterans Affairs register.
    Burial - Wilkerson
    Burial - Wilkerson
    Aaron Branham
    Grave Marker - Branham
    Grave Marker - Branham
    Aaron Branham, ca 1832-1877
    Photo courtesy of Dept. of Veterans Affairs
    Plot: Section S, Site 12947
    Person ID I9183  richison
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2016 

    Father John BRANHAM,   b. c.1810, , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1881, , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Malinda KANE,   b. c.1811, , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880, , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F360  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catharine FREEMAN,   b. ca 1830, , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1902, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Marriage License 18 Nov 1854  , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Married 19 Nov 1854  , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 10, 11
    Marriage license and return - Wilkerson
    Marriage license and return - Wilkerson
    Branham-Freeman marriage, 1854
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Margaret BRANHAM,   b. Abt 1846, , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F3406  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - c. 1832 - , Roane, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - John Branham household - 1 Jun 1840 - , Roane, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 18 Nov 1854 - , Roane, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Nov 1854 - , Roane, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Pvt., Co. F, 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry - 1861-1865 - , , Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S1837] 1850 U.S. Census, 24 Mar 2012.
      1850 U.S. census, Roane County, Tennessee, population schedule, Subdivision 20, pages 319B (stamped), dwelling 108, family 117, John Branham household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 24 March 2012); NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 893.

    2. [S1881] FGS & Charts (Reliability: 1), 11 Apr 2012.
      "Branham/Brannan/Brannon Family of Roane County, TN, Descendants of John Branham," database submitted by Sandy Brannan [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], Roots of Roane County, Tennessee (http://www.roanetn.com/brannan.htm: accessed 26 January 2004). This database has no documentation for any piece of data.

    3. [S1881] FGS & Charts, 14 Mar 2013.
      John Branham, Family Group Sheet and notes; dated 17 December 2010 and supplied by Lona Brannon, cbrannon15@comcast.net. The FGS offers a generic list of materials used but only with careful reading can documentation for specific data be located.

    4. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 11 Apr 2012.
      1840 U.S. census, Roane County, Tennessee, population schedule, page 79, John Branham household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 11 April 2012), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M704, roll 535.

    5. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 12 Apr 2012.
      1860 U.S. census, Roane County, Tennessee, population schedule, District 5, page 151 (stamped), dwelling 754, family 693, Aaron Branum household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 April 2012), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M653, roll 1269.

    6. [S1905] Biography (Reliability: 1), 11 Apr 2012.
      Biographical sketch of Aaron Branham, "Aaron Branham,"submitted by Lona Brannon [E-ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], (http://www.hctgs.org/Biographies/bio_branham_aaron.htm: accessed 28 December 2010), with no citation of source:copy held by Shirley Richison Fields, Avon, Indiana.

    7. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 12 Apr 2012.
      1870 U.S. census, Hamilton County, Tennessee, population schedule, Chattanooga Ward 3, page 697A (stamped), dwelling 154, family 191, Aaron Branham household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 April 2012), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M593, roll 1532.

    8. [S1881] FGS & Charts (Reliability: 1), 11 Apr 2012.
      John Branham Family Group Sheet; supplied by Lona Brannon [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE]. This sheet offers only a generic list of materials used, with no specific documentation for any piece of data.

    9. [S1310] Find A Grave (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2012.
      John S. Sims, creator, "Find A Grave," database, Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com: accessed 11 April 2012), memorial for Aaron Branham (unk-1878), Chatanooga Nationl Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tennnessee, section S, #12947.

    10. [S1901] Marriage (Reliability: 3), 12 Apr 2012.
      "Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002," digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 April 2012), license and return for Aaron Branham and Catherine Freeman, married 20 November 18754 Roane County; citing Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm

    11. [S1901] Marriage, 24 Nov 2013.
      Roane County, Tennessee, marriage license, bond, and return (1854), Branham-Freeman; Roane County Heritage Commission, Kingston.