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EARLY BRASWELL BIBLE RECORDS &
BIBLE AND FAMILY RECORDS
FAMILY RECORD OF ARTIMACIE (BRACEWELL) BARNES
Artimacie BRACEWELL, daughter of William and Elizabeth (Steven) BRACEWELL, was born November 14, 1828, perhaps in Alabama. She died February 19, 1906, Marlin, Texas, and was perhaps buried in the McAdams Cemetery, Wacker County, Texas. She married Stephens F. Barnes who was born April 15, 1825, and died June 6, 1908. He was buried in the McAdams Cemetery. See pps. 131 and 169.
Avis Barnes- born in Alabama.
William Riley Barnes- born May 23, 1888, Mobile, Alabama.
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Barnes- born in Alabama.
Sarah Ann Barnes- no date.
Augustus "Gus" Barnes- no date.
Jo Barnes- no date.
Mollie Barnes- no date
Jesse Barnes- no date
William Riley Barnes married Sallie Bingman.
Elizabeth Barnes married Pink Bagwell.
Jo Barnes married Nancy Williamson.
Mollie Barnes married (?) Williamson.
Artimacie (BRACEWELL) Barnes, died February 19, 1906.
Stephens F. Barnes, died June 6, 1908
William Riley Barnes, died February 24, 1918.
FAMILY RECORD OF JOSEPH H. BRACEWELL
The following is a record of the family of Joseph BRACEWELL who was born January 13, 1834. His wife was Martha E. Jaman, who was born April 4, 1844. They were married September 6, 1860. They had the following children:
William Bartow BRACEWELL- born September 22, 1861.
Joseph Benjamin BRACEWELL- born July 27, 1863.
James Rilie BRACEWELL- born March 1866.
Andrew Calvin BRACEWELL- born November 17, 1867.
A boy- still born, 1868.
Walter White BRACEWELL- born 1870.
Uriah Clark BRACEWELL- born February 14, 1873.
Martha Elizabeth BRACEWELL- born March 26, 1875.
Edgar Franklin BRACEWELL- born September 23, 1877.
Emma Sindarilla BRACEWELL- born August 24, 1879.
Elbert Lee BRACEWELL- born September 1, 1881.
Ida Abba BRACEWELL- February 23, 1884.
FAMILY RECORD OF JOSEPH BENJAMIN BRACEWELL
Joseph Benjamin BRACEWELL, was the second son of Joseph H. and Martha E. BRACEWELL. He was born July 17, 1863, and was married to Hollie E. Shanks October 20, 1886. She was born September 19, 1867. She was the second daughter of Flournoy and Maryen Shanks. Their children:
Ernest Wilburn BRACEWELL- born October 26, 1887.
Charles Emmett BRACEWELL- born February 26, 1890.
Joseph Search BRACEWELL- born June 9, 1892.
Beulah Berta BRACEWELL- born May 9, 1895.
Bertha Elvira BRACEWELL- born August 4, 1902.
Reginald Shanks BRACEWELL- born April 4, 1904.
Benjamin Franklin BRACEWELL- born March 7, 1909.
Nellie E. BRACEWELL- died July 11, 1912.
FAMILY RECORD OF WILLIAM BRACEWELL
William BRACEWELL was born in Lawrence County, Georgia October 13, 1801. His wife, Elizabeth Steven, was born October 8, 1800. They were married January 24, 1819. See page 131. Their children:
James Houston BRACEWELL- born October 18, 1819.
William Jasper BRACEWELL- born April 6, 1821.
Matthew BRACEWELL- born February 16, 1823.
Uriah BRACEWELL- born January 13, 1825.
Richard Riley BRACEWELL- born January 9, 1827.
Artimacie BRACEWELL- born November 14, 1828 (see page 131 and 168).
Haryann BRACEWELL- born March 29, 1830.
Benjamin BRACEWELL- born February 28, 1832.
Joseph Marion BRACEWELL- born January 13, 1834.
Elizabeth BRACEWELL- born March 26, 1837.
Sarahann BRACEWELL- born October 1838.
Rhoda Ann BRACEWELL- born February 25, 1841.
David Jackson BRACEWELL- born July 25, 1844, died December 19, 1944.
Nancy Ann Eliza BRACEWELL- born January 23, 1846.
BIBLE RECORDS OF EDGECOMBE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA
Martha R. Lancaster- born February 11, 1833.
Patsy Ann BRASWELL- born March 21 (year not given).
Richard M. BRASWELL- born December 23, 1830.
Benjamin F. BRASWELL- born April 11, 1852.
Joanner BRASWELL- born August 14, 1853.
Littleberry C.G. BRASWELL- born December 13, 1854.
Mary Ann Rody BRASWELL- born February 22, 1856.
John R. BRASWELL- born June 22, 1858.
Cinthannetta Elizabeth BRASWELL- born February 4, 1860.
Burd D. BRASWELL- born September 24, 1861.
Archelaus and Mary (Banks) BRASWELL- Parents
Archelaus BRASWELL- born April 3, 1819.
Margaret A.S. BRASWELL- born July 10, 1829.
Joseph William BRASWELL- born July 18, 1849.
Mary Elizabeth BRASWELL- born July 15, 1851.
William T. BRASWELL- born April 27, 1853.
Helen A. BRASWELL- born November 18, 1854.
Maude Sutherland BRASWELL- born January 19, 1857.
James Cornelius BRASWELL- born January 22, 1859.
Alice Lee BRASWELL- born June 7, 1863.
Archelaus BRASWELL- born November 24, 1865.
The parents of this family were Jacob BRASWELL, born March 7, 1763, and Nancy Cotton born 3 Dec. 1772, married July 9, 1789. The parents of Jacob were William and Anna BRASWELL. See page 56.
Elizabeth ______- born December 23, 1791.
Micajah BRASWELL- born July 26, 1793.
Jacob BRASWELL, Jr.- born December 6, 1795.
Priscilla Macomb- born November 18, 1797.
Sally BRASWELL- born March 6, 1800.
Willy BRASWELL- born November 27, 1801.
Peggy BRASWELL- born November 1, 1803.
Tempsey BRASWELL- born August 14, 1805.
Alexander Cotton BRASWELL- born October 3, 1807.
Nancy Maria BRASWELL- born September 29, 1810.
Micajah Thomas Cotton BRASWELL- born October 12, 1811.
Rhoda BRASWELL- born November 20, 1813.
The parents of this family were Robert Russell BRASWELL, born February 7, 1802, and died July 1845, and Angelina Stringer, born 1799 and died 1855. His grandparents(?) were Permenter and Margaret BRASWELL. See page 60.
Joseph James BRASWELL- born November 16, 1824.
Benjamin Guilford BRASWELL- born January 1, 1827.
Keziah Margaret BRASWELL- born February 2, 1829.
Elizabeth Catherine BRASWELL- born February 22, 1831.
Thomas Permenter BRASWELL- born November 2, 1833.
Arretta BRASWELL- born May 15, 1835.
Robert Stringer BRASWELL- born March 8, 1836.
Anselana Jane BRASWELL- born January 9, 1842.
John Daniel BRASWELL- born February 17, 1844.
RECORDS FROM THE BIBLE OF Eli C. BRASWELL
Eli C. BRASWELL- born September 23, 1820.
Sarah BRASWELL- born January 17, 1822.
Martha Jane BRASWELL- born September 7, 1844.
Nancy Emaline BRASWELL- born March 19, 1846.
Tytus Vespasian BRASWELL- born January 16, 1848.
Sarah Hutchison BRASWELL- born May 13, 1850.
Pias Elder BRASWELL- born November 28, 1852.
Parrabannaon Caroline BRASWELL- born March 22, 1855.
Children of Tytus Vespasian BRASWELL:
Lorenao C. BRASWELL- born September 9, 1874.
Nancy Winfred BRASWELL- born February 9, 1877.
Hubert BRASWELL- born February 18, 1886.
Eli C. BRASWELL married Sally Stockton, December 7, 1843. Both of Clinton
Nancy Emaline BRASWELL married W.H. James, August 10, 1865.
Martha Jane BRASWELL married William E. Tinsley, December 12, 1867, Allen
Sarah H. BRASWELL married Aust (?) Johnson, February 22, 1870.
Tytus Vespasian BRASWELL married Mary Atwood, October 16, 1873, Allen County,
Parrabannon Caroline BRASWELL married Algen Sydney Atwood, September 5, Allen
Pias Elder BRASWELL, deceased September 22, 1871.
Elizabeth BRASWELL, mother of Eli C. BRASWELL, deceased February 13, 1872.
Sally BRASWELL, wife of Eli C. BRASWELL, deceased April 19, 1877.
Lele BRASWELL, deceased January 3, 1880.
Mary F. BRASWELL, deceased November 20, 1882.
R.R. BRASWELL, deceased June 16, 1877.
E.C. BRASWELL, deceased December 5, 1894.
This record was taken from a Bible given to Sally Atwood by Eli C. BRASWELL. The Eli C. BRASWELL Family Bible is now in the possession of Jim Watkins, Scottsville, Allen County, Kentucky. Leon and Loretta BRASWELL of San Bernardino, California sent the records August 7, 1976.
BIBLE RECORD OF WILLIAM A. BRASWELL
William A. (Andrew?) BRASWELL, son of Bennett BRASWELL, was born November 17, 1830. On June 20, 1852, he married Amanda Malvina Allen who was born October 1, 1832. (See page 62.)
John W. BRASWELL- born April 23, 1853.
Monticello L. BRASWELL- born April 20, 1855.
Liza Ann BRASWELL- born June 21, 1857.
Arthusa C. BRASWELL- born August 2, 1859.
Tennessee B. BRASWELL- born February 11, 1861.
Andrew [Jackson] B. BRASWELL- born October 23, 1863.
Ulysses S. Grant BRASWELL- born April 13, 1865.
Scyler Sircy BRASWELL- May 23, 1868.
Goodner Marshall BRASWELL- October 6, 1870.
Van Allen BRASWELL- born April 5, 1874.
Lattie Lamon BRASWELL- born September 9, 1879.
William A. BRASWELL married Amanda Malvina Allen June 20, 1852.
Bennett BRASWELL, died April 19, 1869.
Elizabeth BRASWELL, died October 7, 1884.
William A. BRASWELL, died August 21, 1885.
Amanda Allen BRASWELL, died June 21, 1921.
Mary Dunham BRASWELL, died May 23, 1928.
Clarence BRASWELL, Sr., died December 14, 1927.
Nola Mabel (BRASWELL) Betty, died December 28, 1927.
Marshall BRASWELL, died 1932.
This Bible has been in the possession of Mrs. Pearl Jared High of Cookeville, Tennessee.
CEMETERY AND GRAVE MARKERS
GREEN FOREST PIONEER CEMETERY, is located one mile from the public square of Green Forest, Arkan- sas. In this cemetery are many early graves of BRASWELLs, most of which are marked only with initials. A record has been carefully preserved by Mrs. Annie Cates who kept the cemetery and a record of those interred there. Upon her death, she left the record with her nephew, Robert D. Graham, Jr. of California (see pg. 81).
William BRASWELL (W.B.)
Elizabeth BRASWELL (E.F.B.)
OLD LIBERTY CEMETERY, Brownstown, Fayette County, Illinois. See pages 123 and 124
Valentine BRAZZLE b.1831- d. 1875
Thomas V. BRAZZLE
Joseph W. BRAZZLE
BETHANY CEMETERY, Sefton, Illinois (?).
Mary Susan BRAZLE
Sadie E. BRAZEL
Benjamin J. BRAZEL
Thomas V. BRAZEL
Laura Biadie BRAZEL
"BLACKJACK" UNION CHURCH CEMETERY, this stone is listed in the "Simpson County, Kentucky Records" book under the chapter on cemetery records.
BROOKLINE CEMETERY, Springfield, Missouri. See page 18.
Reverend Burnie Bennett BRASWELL
Dying is but going home.
OREGON COUNTY, MISSOURI, this cemetery is approximately one acre in size. These stones were copied by Mrs. Cleman Sawyer, Wichita, Kansas.
John L. BRASWELL
Martha B. BRASWELL
Robert L. BRASWELL
Maggie B. BRASWELL
Patsy (Scott) BRASWELL
FATHERING CEMETERY near Barren Plain, Tennessee and three miles south.
Born 15 October 1858
Died 24 May 1899
BRASWELL CEMETERY on William BRASWELL'S headquarters, three miles southwest of Barren Plain, near Buzzard Creek. See page 68.
John Henry BRASWELL mmmm
Born 19 April 1853 mmmm Born 22 April 1830
Died 3 November 1886 mmm m Died 8 February 1915
m Married Panthea Cook mm Married Nancy M. Mason
Died 10 October 1870 mmmm 2/w Laura Lin Dowlin
BRASWELL CEMETERY near Center Dam, DeKalb County, Tennessee. The people in this cemetery were descendants of Bennett BRASWELL, brother of Samuel BRASWELL of Barren Plain. See page 62.
Lat. L. BRASWELL
* Tennie BRASWELL
William Clarence BRASWELL
Mary Dunham BRASWELL
Mrs. Etta BRASWELL
SALEM BAPTIST CHURCH, Liberty, Tennessee Church Yard. See page 120.
Jim S. BRASWELL
Matthew W. BRASWELL
Hattie Davis BRASWELL
J.W. and R.P. BRASWELL
* Tennessee Belle (BRASWELL) Thomas, see page 64.
BAXTER, TENNESSEE, in an unnamed graveyard just behind the high school gymnasium under friendly cedar trees, the following graves were found:
Mary L. BRASWELL
James R. BRASWELL
Zeke and Joe BRASWELL
THE LLANO CEMETERY, Amarillo, Texas (see pg. 20).
William Francis BRASWELL
Ada Bertha BRASWELL
Emery J. Stoops
MERCURY CEMETERY, McCullough County, Texas.
b. June 25, 1809, Madison County, Illinois
d. February 20, 1879
Age 71 years, 7 months, and 26 days
DREAMLAND CEMETERY, Canyon, Texas (see pg. 109)
Rev. J.H. BRASWELL
Mrs. J.H. BRASWELL
Samuel McCoy BRASWELL