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Elias Mitchell  BRANHAM

Elias Mitchell BRANHAM[1]

Male 1864 - 1937  (73 years)

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  • Name Elias Mitchell BRANHAM  [2, 3
    Nickname Dock 
    Census 1 Jun 1860  Dist. 11, Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Elias Branum household 
    1860 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    1860 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    Tennessee. Roane Co. - Elias Branum
    Born 3 May 1864  , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Age 6, 1870 census, c.1864, TN
      Age 16, 1880 census, c.1864, TN
    Gender Male 
    Census 11 Jul 1870  17 Dist., Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    John Branham household 
    • Branham, Elias M., age 6, male, white, born Tennessee.
    1870 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    1870 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    Tennessee. Roane Co. - John Branham
    Census 11 Jun 1880  17 Civil District, Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    John Branham household 
    • Branham, Elias M., white, male, age 16, G[rand]son, attended school within year, able to read and write, born Tennessee, father born Tennessee, mother born Tennessee.
    1880 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    1880 U.S. Census - Wilkerson
    Tennessee. Roane Co. - John Branham
    Died 19 Jul 1937  Estelle, Walker, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I9240  richison
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2017 

    Father Elias Mitchell BRANHAM, Sr.,   b. Between 1830-1832, , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1864, Andersonville, Macon, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Martha Jane ROSE,   b. Abt 1836, , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1867, , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F3407  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sallie SIMPSON,   b. 18 Mar 1869, , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1949, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1887  , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Marriage license and return - Wilkerson
    Marriage license and return - Wilkerson
    Branham-Simpson marriage, 1887
    Marriage License 21 Sep 1887  , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Dora BRANHAM,   b. 12 Sep 1886,   d. 22 Aug 1946  (Age 59 years)  [Birth]
     2. Bess BRANHAM,   b. 26 Sep 1888,   d. Apr 1978  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
     3. Alford Charles BRANHAM,   b. 17 Nov 1890,   d. 1948  (Age 57 years)  [Birth]
     4. Fred BRANHAM,   b. 19 Aug 1893,   d. 17 Oct 1973  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     5. Walter E. BRANHAM,   b. 14 Jan 1896,   d. 17 Oct 1973, Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     6. Rose BRANHAM,   b. 14 Jan 1899,   d. 1908  (Age 8 years)
    +7. Thomas Sewell BRANHAM,   b. 8 Apr 1902, Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1976, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2012 
    Family ID F3441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 May 1864 - , Roane, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Sep 1887 - , Roane, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 21 Sep 1887 - , Roane, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [s1878] Correspondence (Reliability: 2), 29 Mar 2011.
      27 Dec 2010; email from Lona Brannon; Re: Branham Family
      The younger Elias married a Sallie Simpson whose parents also died when she was young. It is believed her parents died in a diphtheria epidemic which occurred in Roane Co about 1872.

    2. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census, 11 Apr 2012.
      1870 U.S. census, Roane County, Tennessee, population schedule, District 17, page 524A (stamped), dwelling 53, family 51, John Branham household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 11 April 2012); NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 1555.

    3. [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.

    4. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census, 14 Sep 2017.
      1860 U.S. census, Roane County, Tennessee, population schedule, District 11, p. 198 (penned), dwelling 1493, family 1392, Elias Branum household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 14 September 2017); NARA microfilm publication M653: 1269.

    5. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census, 11 Apr 2012.
      1880 U.S. census, Roane County, Tennessee, population schedule, District 17 page 313B, enumeration district (ED) 223, dwelling 84, family 84, John Branham household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 February 2012); NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 1275.

    6. [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 E. M. Brandham and Sallie Simpson, married 22 September 1887, Roane County, page 313, no. 86; citing Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm