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was a mai^ of great skill and tact in his business. Mr.
Mark Brainerd d. Mch. 9, 1902, ae. 93 yrs., in Sheboygan
Falls. She afterwards lived in Chicago, 111. Mrs. Maria
(Bush) Brainerd d. .

Children :

i. Benjamin, b. Jan. 30, 1833, in Perry\-ille, N. Y. He enl. in tlie
late Civil War. He received a pension Feb., 1882. He was
a blacksmith. He lived in Sheboygan, Wis.

1040. ii. ]VUria, b. Dec, 1S35, in Oneida. N. Y.

1041. iii. Helen B., b. July, 1839, in Oneida, N. Y.

633. Orrin' Brainerd {BucMeif, OthnieF, Othniel*, AUjaM,

Jame^, Daniel}) of Paris, Oneida Co., N. Y. ; m., Mch. 9,

1834, Elmina or Almira Woodruff, b. Sept. 20, 1809, dau.
of Mieah and Abigail A. (Spen-y) Woodruff. He moved
to Madison Co., N. Y., and then to Wisconsin. He was
a blacksmith and farmer. Mr. Orrin Brainerd d. in the
Rocky Mts. Mrs. Elmina or Almira (Woodruff) Brain-
erd d. .

Children :

LUCRETIA, b. Dec. 24. 1836, in Madison Co., N. Y.
Ellen, b. June 28, 1839, in Madison Co., N. Y.
Eliza, b. Oct. 20, 1841, in Madison Co., N. Y.
Caroline, b. Jan. 20, 1844, in Madison Co., N. Y.

634. George^ Brainerd {BucUey^, OthnieP, Othniel\. AUjdh^,

Jame^, DanieV-) of Paris, Oneida Co., N. Y.; m.. May 29,
1851, or June, 1851, Mary Jane Swartwout, b. Apr. 1,

1835, in Troy, N. Y., dau. of Simon and Abigail (Finlvs)
Swartwout of Troy, N. Y., where he was overseer in a car-
pet factory. He moved to Joliet, 111., where he lived in
1890, and was a farmer. Afterward he was lock tender
in the Illinois and Michigan Canal, a position he has held
for 24 years. He served in the War of the Rebellion, en-
listing in the Chicago Mercantile Battery, an independent
battery, Dec. 30, 1863, for three years, or during the war.
He was in the Red River expedition, and was mustered out
at Chicago, 111., July 10, 1865. In 1890 she was blind.

Mr. George Brainerd d. . ilrs. Mary Jane (Svirart-

wout) Brainerd d. .

Children :

1042. i. CuBTis Buckley, b. Jlch. 6, 1852, in Troy, N. Y.

1043. ii. Frances Mela, b. Apr. 15, 1854, in Troy, N. Y.

1044. iii. Alice JIat, b. Mch. 2, 1857, in Sheboygan Falls, Wis.

1045. iv. Chaeles Edwin, b. Apr. 16, 1861, in Sheboygan Falls, Wis.
v. Allan Chauncet, b. May 29, 1876, in Sheboygan Falls, Wis.

635. Anna^ Brainerd {Pardee^, Sehaf, Othniel*, AbijaV, James-,

Danic?) of Paris, Oneida Co., N. Y.; m., Jan. 10, 1833,



298 Brainerd-Brainard Genealogy.

E. P. Cotton. He moved to Wisconsin in 1843. Mrs.
Anna (Brainerd) Cotton d. Oct. 17, 1S57, ae. 43 vrs., 6
mos., 8 ds. Mr. E. P. Cotton d. • .

Cotton child :

i. Edgab B., b. Dec. 29, 1833, in Attica, N. Y. : d. Nov. 29, 1862,
in Knowlesville, N. Y.

636. Elvira' Brainerd {Pardee^, Seba?, Othniel*, Abijah^, James^,

DanieV-) of Paris, Oneida Co., IST. Y.; m., Dec., 1837,
Cooledge Eastman. He moved to Wisconsin in 1842.
Mrs. Elvira (Brainerd) Eastman d. Nov. 14, 1847, ae. 29
yrs., 8 mos., 13 ds. Mr. Cooledge Eastman d. .

Eastman children:

i. Leandeb, b. Nov., 1838, in Attica, N. Y.; d. Dec. 17, 1862, in
Oconomowoc, Wis.

ii. A child, b. . in Attica, N. Y.; d. young.

iii. A child, b. .

637. John' Pardee Brainerd {Pardee^, Seha^, Othniel*, Abijah^,

Jame^, Daniel^) of Oconomowoc, Waukesha Co., Wis. ;
m.. May 26 or June 8, 1853, Mrs. Harriet Ann (Bushman)
Baker, b. Apr. 14, 1828, in So. Byron, Genesee Co., N. Y.,
dau. of Jacob and Martha (Halstead) Bushman, and widow
of Newton Baker. He was a farmer in Ixonia, Jefferson Co.,
Wis. Mr. John Pardee Brainerd d. Apr. 3, 1877, ae. 54
3'rs., 7 mos., 1 d. ilrs. Harriet Ann (Bushman) (Baker)
Brainerd d.

Children :

i. A dau., b. June 17, 1853, in Oconomowoc, Wis. : d. .June 17,

1853.
ii. Helon Anna, b. Dec. 21, 1854 or 1S55, in Oconomowoc, Wis.;

d. Nov. 27, 1865, in Ixonia, Wis.
iv. ]\Iaby Belle, b. Sept. 2.5, 1857, in Eoche a C'ri. Wis.; d. Sept.

28, 1860.
iv. .Jennie Adell, b. Mch. 27, 1862, in Roche a Cri, Wis.
V. Rosa Cora, b.Aug. 2, 1866, in Ixonia, Wis.

638. George M.' Bilunerd (Pardee^, 8eha% Othnid\ Abljah'^,

James^, Daniel^) of Oconomowoc, Waukesha Co., Wis. ; m.,
Dec, 1847, Phylantha Baker, b. Feb. 17. 1838, in New York
State, dau. of Darius and Betsey (Moore) Baker. Mr.
George M. Brainerd d. May 12 or 15, 1854, ae. 27 ats., 11
mos., 19 ds. Mrs. Phylantha (Baker) Brainerd d. Oct. 17,
1869, ae. 51 yrs., 8 mos.

Children :
1046. i. Emma, b. Jan. 5, 1849, in Oconomowoc, Wis.

ii. George Elbert, b. July 26, 1852, in Oconomowoc, Wis.; d. Feb.

9, 1887, in Omaha, Neb.
iii. CL.4.EA, b. , in Oconomowoc, Wis.; d., ae. 3 mos.



Seventh Generation. 299

639. Editha T.' Brainekd (Pardee^ Seba?, Othniel*, Abijah^,

James^, DanieV-) of Oconomowoc, Waul^esha Co., Wis.;

m., Nov. 20, 1850, P. A. Woodruff, b. . He lived in

Oconomowoc. Wis., afterward in Topeka, Kas. Mrs.
Editha T. (Brainerd) Woodruff d. July 11, 1863, ae. 33
yrs., 8 mos., 16 ds. Mr. P. A. Woodruff d. .

Woodruff child :

i. Fred B., b. Sept. 6, 1S60, in Oconomowoc, Wis.; d. Nov., 1876,
in Topeka, Kas.

640. Adelaide L.' Brainerd {Pardee^, Seba^, Othniel\ Ahija¥,

James^, Daniel^) of Oconomowoc, Waulcesha Co., Wis.; m.,
Aug. 29, 1852, William Bushman, b. Feb. 14, 1825, in So.
BjTon, N. Y., son of Jacol] and Martha (Halstead) Bush-
man of the same place. He was a farmer in Oconomowoc,
Wis. Mr. William Bushman d. Dec. 12, 1877, ae. 51 yrs.,
9 mos., 28 ds. Mrs. Adelaide L. (Brainerd) Bushman
d. .

Bushman cliildren :

i. Mart Nellie, b. Aug. 24, 1853, in So. Byron, N. Y.; d. June

25, 18.54, ae. 10 mos., in Oeonoraowoe, Wis.
ii. Clara ]May, b. June 27, 1855, in I.xonia, Wis.; d. Mch. 13,

1866, ae. 10 yrs., S mos., 14 ds.
iii. Anna A., b. Dec. 13, 1859, in Ixonia, Wis.; m., Feb. 23, 1881,

Henry Farman. He lived in Oconomowoc, Wis. Ch. : 1.

Nellie Edna, b. Dec. 10, 1883. 2. Harry B., b. Oct. 2, 1885,

Oconomowoc, Wis.
iv. Edg-AR L.. b. June 21, 1863, in Ixonia, Wis.; m., and lives in

King City, Cal.
V. Willie A., b. Dec. 4, 1865, in Ixonia, Wis.; a farmer in that

place.

641. Aema' Brainerd (Norman^, Seha?, Othniel^. Abijah^,

James-, Daniel^) of Alexander, Genesee Co., N". Y. ; m.,
Mch. 29, 1841, Benjamin F. Pickering, b. Sept. 15, 1816,
in Genesee Co., N". Y., son of Artemas and Margaret (How-
land) Pickering. He lived in ShefSeld, Warren Co., Pa.,
and afterward moved to Hatton, Clair Co., Mich. Mrs.
Alma (Brainerd) Pickering d. in 1876. Mr. Benjamin P.
Pickering d. .

Pickering children :

Lucy M., b. Jan. 15, 1842, in Genesee Co., N. Y. : m. Mr. Jones.

Ellen A., b. Dee. 18. 1846, in Chautauqua. N. Y.

Frank M., b. Oct. 26, 1852, in Chautauqua, N. Y'.

Lottie J., b. Oct. 17, 1860, in Warren Co., Pa.
V. William B., b. Mch. 17, 1862, in Warren Co., Pa.

642. Seeeno C.^ Bilvinerd (Norman'^, Seba^, Othniel*, Abijah^,

James^, DanieV-) of Alexander, Genesee Co., IST. Y. ; m.,
May, 1845, in Wateiwille, Lucas Co., Ohio, Harriet Crego,
b. July 8, 1821, in Wood Co., Ohio, dau. of Elias and Annie



300 Brainerd-Brainarcl Genealogy.

(Hatten) Crego. Mrs. Harriet (Crego) Brainerd d. Jan.
2, 1848. He m. (2), Sept. 12, 1848, Eleanor (Chambers)
Adams, b. Oct. 26, 1825, in Wolverhampshire, England,
dau. of . She had one daughter by her first mar-
riage, Mary Florence, whu married Mr. Fenton. He lived
in Wauseon, Ohio, and kept a grocery and provision store.
Mr. Serene C. Brainerd d. . Mrs. Eleanor (Cham-
bers) (Adams) Brainerd d. .

Child by the first marriage :

1047. i. Annette Luct, b. July 13, 1846.
Children by the second marriage:

1048. ii. Anna Ercelia, b. Oct. 23, 1854, in Waterville, Ohio,
iii. Clara Grey, b. July 7, 1860, in Waterville, Ohio.

643. Esther' Brainerd {Norman^, Seha^, OthnieV, Ahija¥,

James^, Daniel'-) of Alexander, Genesee Co., X. Y. ; m.,
, J. Van Eensselaer. He lived in Deerfield, Lena-
wee Co., Mich. Mr. J. Van Eensselaer d. . Mrs.

Esther (Brainerd) Van Eensselaer d. .

Van Eensselaer children :

i. Elsa, b. .

ii. Peter, b. .

644. Abigail' Brainerd (Norman^, Seba?, Othniel*, Aiijah^,

James", DanieV-) of Alexander, Genesee Co., N. Y. ; m.,

, Josiah C. Purdy, b. Jan. 6, 1822, in Bennington,

Vt., son of Lemuel and Hepzibah (Dixon) Purdy. He
lived in Toledo, Ohio, and was a wholesale grocer. Mr.
Josiah C. Purdy d. Aug. 11, 1886. She lived in Chicago.
Mrs. Abigail (Brainerd) Purdy d. .

Purdy child :

i. A dau. b. , in Toledo, Ohio.

645. Abxer p.' Brainerd (Xoi-man^, Seha?, Othniel*, Abijah^,

James^, DanieV-) of Alexander, Genesee Co., N. Y. ; m.,
ISTov. 11, 1855, Adaline Asenath Trowbridge, b. Oct. 3,
1829, in Turin, Lewis Co., N. Y., dau. of Elisha and Euth
(Cole) Trowbridge. He was a merchant in Waterville,
Ohio., He (1889) lived in Devils Lake, IST. Dak., and was
a farmer. She was much interested in temperance and

philanthropic work. Mr. Abner P. Brainerd d. .

Mrs. Adaline Asenath (Trowbridge) Brainerd d. .

Children :

i. Akthub L., b. Jan. 2-5, 1857, in Waterville, Ohio; d. Sept. 29,

1882.
ii. Ln-LIE E., b. Aug. 16, 185S. in Waterville, Ohio; d. Dec. 20,

1873.



Seventh Generation. 301

iii. Louis N., b. Jan. 30, 1860, in Waterville, Ohio; d. May 26,

1049. iv. Lauka L., b. Sept. 29, 1861, in Waterville, Ohio.
V. Curtis Pubdy, b. Nov. 2, 1865, in Delta, Ohio,
vi. Nellie J., b. Apr. 23, 1872, in Delta, Ohio.

646. Sarah S.' Braineed (Norman^, Seba^, Othniel*, Abijah\

James-, Daniel}) of Alexander, Genesee Co., N. Y. ; m.,

— , William H. Dyer, b. Aug. 20, 1832, in Ogdensburg,

N. Y., son of Edmund M. and Amarilla (Giles, b. in
Ehode Island) Dyer, b. in Vermont. He was emploj'ed by
Wilcox & Cole, ship chandlers, living in Toledo, Ohio. Mrs.
Sarah S. (Brainerd) Dyer d. in 1864. Mr. William H.
Dyer d. .

Dyer children :

i. Ella Beainekd, b. , in Toledo, Ohio; m. Wm. Ricket

Clarke, and lives in Englewood, 111.
ii. Nellie Abbie, b. , in Toledo, Ohio; m. M. J. Enright,

and lives in Woodtown Park, 111.

647. Seba' Brainerd {Harris^, Seia^, Othniel*, Abijah^, James'-,

DaiiieP) of Alexander, Genesee Co., N. Y. ; m., 1849,
Luretta Baldwin, b. Jan. 12, 1828, in North Chili, N. Y.,
dau. of Timothy and Amanda (Hart) Baldwin. He was a
farmer living at Alexander, Genesee Co., N. Y. Mr. Seba

Brainerd d. . Mrs. Luretta (Baldwin) Brainerd

d. .

Children :

i. Fbank Adelbert, b. Nov. 12, 1850, in Alexander, N. Y. ; d.
Apr. 19, 1851, ae. 5 mos.

1050. ii. Fbances Amanda, b. Sept. 26, 1853, in Alexander, N. Y.

1051. iii. Cabbie Augusta, b. Nov. 12, 1858, in Alexander, N. Y.

648. Augusta M.' Brainerd (Harris^, Seba^, Othniel*, Ahijah^,

James-, Daniel*) of Alexander, Genesee Co., N. Y. ; m.,
Dec. 21, 1843, in Alexander, N. Y., Alphonso Disbrow, b.
Jan. 27, 1815, in Attica, N. Y., son of Dr. Moses and
Esther (Churchill) Disbrow of the same place. He lived
in Attica, and was employed on the railroad. Mrs.
Augusta M. (Brainerd) Disbrow d. Apr. 19, 1883, ae. 61
yrs., 1 mo., 26 ds. Mr. Alphonso Disbrow d. .

Disbrow child :
i. Helen, b. Nov. 1, 1844, in Attica, N. Y.; m., Jan. 30, 1867,

James O. Prescott. He resided in Attica, N. Y. Ch.: 1.

Frank Gardner, b. Nov. 15. 1867. 2. Fred Osgood, b. Feb.

23, 1869; d. June 10, 1874. 3. Charles Brainerd, b. Nov.

7, 1870. 4. George Lee. b. June 30, 1874; d. Sept. 6, 1876.

5. Walter Bigelow, b. Feb. 22, 1878. 6. William Quimby,

b. Mch. 6, 1879.



302 Brainerd-Brainard Genealogy.

649. Charles Harris' Braineed {Hairis^, Seha\ Othniel^,

Abijah^j James^, DanicV-) of Alexander, Genesee Co., N".

Y.; m., , Laura Foster, b. Ax\g. 3, 1834, dau. of

Zachariah and Jemima (Washbtim) Foster of Alexander,
N. y. Mr. Charles Harris Brainerd d. Oct. 3, 1889, ae.
57 3TS., lacking 4 ds. ]\Irs. Laura (Foster) Brainerd
d. .

No children.

650. Eliza' Brmneed {AnseV, Ansel', Othniel*, AhijcJi^, James"-,

Daniel') of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.. May 22, 1827
or 1828 (by Rev. Mr. Barnes), in Jefferson Co., N. Y.,
Truman Eastman, b. Jan. 17, 1800, in Clarendon, Rutland
Co., Vt., son of Deliverance and Rebecca (Miner) East-
man. He was a carj^enter in Westfield. Mr. Truman
Eastman d. Meh. 29, 1867, ae. 62 vrs., 2 mos., 12 ds.
Mrs. Eliza (Brainerd) Eastman d. Sept. 23 or 27, 1886, ae.
78 yrs.

Eastman children :*

i. Phebe W., b. Feb. IG, 1829, in Westfield, Ohio; d. Dec. 23, 1887.

ii. Phidelia S., b. Sept. 30, 1831, in Westfield, Ohio; m. Mr.

Clark, and lives in Center Junction, Jones Co., la.
iii. JOEI, C, b. July 8, 1834, in Westfield, Ohio,
ir. Elizabeth A., b. June 25, 1837, in Westfield, Ohio; m. Gran

Ensighn; res. Lincoln, Neb.
V. Daniel C, b. Jan. 18, 1842, in Westfield, Ohio; d. May 26, 1867.

It is said he m. an Eastman.

651 . Lorenzo Dow' Brainerd {AiiseP, Ansel', Othniel*, Alijah^,

James^, DanieP) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m., Mch.
28, 1831, Eliza Maria Vaughn, b. Dec. 23, 1809, dau. of
James ana Ludy (Bacon) Vaughn. He was a carpenter.
Mr. Lorenzo Dow Brainerd d. Nov. or Dec. 3, 1885 or '87,
in Salt Lake Cit\% Utah, while on the way to California.
His widow moved to Los Angeles, Cal., and afterward to
Rodonda Beach, Cal. Mrs. Eliza Maria (Vaughn) Brain-
erd d. .

Children :

1052. i. Eli Emmons, b. Mch. 3, 1838, in Westfield, Ohio.

ii. Meevin, b. June 8, 1839, in Westfield, Ohio; d. July 8, 1839.
iii. Ervin, b. June 8, 1839, in Westfield, Ohio; d. June 8, 1839.

1053. iv. James Ansel, b. July 7, 1841, in Armada, Mich.

V. Lorenzo D., b. May 5, 1843, in Armada, Mich.; d. Oct. 29, 1845.
vi. Clarissa M., b. Oct. 5, 1845, in Westfield, Ohio; d. Nov. 14,

1863.
vii. PEKirELiA A., b. Feb. 16, 1848, in Lafavette. Ohio; d. Jan. 10,

1861.



* Children of Truman Eastman as given by Guy S. Eix, compiler of the
Eastman Ancestry, Concord, N. H.. and sent to me by him. Truman East-
man m. Louisa Brainard. Ch.: 1. Phebe. 2. Fidelia. 3. Lorenzo. 4.
Ollimus, m. Julia Bartholomew.



Seventh Generation. 303

1054. viii. Lucy Ede, b. Nov. 17, 1849, in Eaton, Ohio.

i.x. Lorenzo D., b. Sept. 16, 1854, in Wyoming, la.; d. Nov. 20,
1878.

652. I.ucy' Braineed (Ansel^, AnscV', Othnicl*, AUjah', James',

Daniel^) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m., 1833, in Ohio,
William Harris, b. about 1810, in Connecticut. He moved
to Lafayette, Ohio, soon after marriage. He was a farmer,
living later in Marysville, Mo., or Grinnell, Iowa. Mrs.

Lucy (Brainerd)' Harris d. . Mr. William Hams

d. .

Harris children :

i. Sylvia, b. 1832, in Westfield, Oliio; m., Meh, 185.3, at Lafay-
ette, Milton Briggs of Laflin, Mo. Ch. : 1. Emma L., b.
Sept. 8, 1857; m. Mr. Dodds. 2. Mary B., b. .June 10, 1862;
m. Louis E. Spencer. 3. Willard, "b. Mch. 14, 1865. 4.
Eleanor B., b. Oct. 13, 1SG8; m. Mr. White. 5. Louise, b.
Aug. 24, 1870, at Oak Hill, Iowa; m. Mr. Woollett. First
four b. at Wyoming, la.

ii. Elmina M.. b. Aug. 19, 1835, in Lafayette, Ohio; m. C. C. Cole
of Grand Meadow, Minn., b. Jan. 12, 1832. Ch.: 1. Isabell,
b. Apr. 12, 1857. 2. Clara Estelle, b. Jan. 4, 1860. 3.
George Inman, b. Apr. 20, 1862. 4. Phcbe, b. July 4, 1864.
5. Addie, b. Dec. 16, 1866. 6. John Plummer, b. Apr. 15,
1869. 7. Edward Selden, b. Nov. 27, 1872. 8. William
Harlow, b. .June 6. 1879.

iii. Sarah L., b. July 14, 1838, in Lafayette, Ohio; m., Oct. 10,
1856, Anson A. Dale.

iv. Eli Blake, b. 1839, in Lafayette, Ohio.

V. Sherman, b. 1841, in Lafayette, Ohio.

vi. Orville, b. 1843, in Lafayette, Ohio.

vii. Milton, b. 1852, in Lafayette, Ohio; d. 1853.

653. Daniel E.'' Braineed {Ansel'^, Ansel\ Othnicl*, AhijaV,

James', DanieP) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio ; m., June
7, 1842, Angeline Seaman, b. Feb. 19, 1824, in Jefferson
Co., K". Y., dau. of Elricy and Laura (Herrick) Seaman.
He was a farmer in Wyoming, Jones Co., Iowa. Mr. Daniel
E. Brainerd d. . Mrs. Angeline (Seaman) Brain-
erd d. : — .

Children :

1055. i. Augusta M., b. Mch. 15. 1845, in Westfield, Ohio.

1056. ii. Bradley S., b. Sept. 5, 1846. in Westfield, Ohio.

1057. iii. Ella, b. May 5, 1851, in Westfield, Ohio.

1058. iv. Cora L., b. Sept. 3. 1852. in Westfield, Ohio.

V. Charlie L., b. Feb. 28, 1857, in Wyoming, la.; d. Mch. 16, 1858.
vi. Nellie F., b. Aug. 12, 1859, in Wyoming, la.; d. Jan. 14, 1862.

1059. vii. George D., b. Aug. 18, 1862, in Wyoming, La.

654. Emily Celestia' Braineed (Ansel^, Ansel^, Othniel*,

Ahijah^, Jamps', Daniel^) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio;
m., in Westfield, Ohio, Oct. 10, 1843, Eli Brunson Nims,
b. Dec. 17, 1813, near Waterto^m, N. Y., son of Leonard
and Electa (McKee) Nims. He was a clothier in his



304 Brainerd-Brainard Genealogy.

early days; a farmer at the time of his death. He lived
near Wyoming, Jones Co., Iowa. Mr. Eli Brunson Nims
d. Jan. 12, 1861. She lived in 1890 at Emerson, Iowa.
All of her children are members of the Methodist Church.
Mrs. Emily Celestia (Brainerd) Nims d. .

Nims children :

i. Delos E., b. July 9, 1844, in Princeton, 111.; d. Feb. 2, 18G6.

ii. DwiGHT B., b. Nov. 29, 1845, in Princeton, 111.

iii. John Wesley, b. Feb. IG, 1848, in Westfield, Ohio.

iv. Lewis HeebeRT, b. Apr. 19, 1850, in French Grove, 111.; d.

Aug. 10, 1851.
V. William Archer, b. May 1, 1852, in French Grove, 111.
vi. Willis Arthur, b. May 1, 1852, in Frencli Grove, 111.; d. Aug.

2, 1852.
vii. Ede E., b. Jan. 10, 1855, in W^yoming, la.
viii. Ida Adell, b. Feb. 2, 1858, in Wyoming, la.
ix. Addie E., b. Jan. 10, 1860, in Wyoming, la.; d. Jan. 8, 1888,

in Emerson, Mills Co., la.

665. Orpiia' Brainebd {Warren'^, Ansel^, Othniel*, Ahija¥,
James^, Daniel^) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m., abont
1830, William Ockford, b. . His mother was Eng-
lish. Mr. William Ockford d. Ang. 20, 1845, in Westfield

Township, Ohio. She m. (2), Mr. Brown, b. . He

was a cabinet maker, carjjenter, and joiner. Mrs. Orpha
(Brainerd) (Ockford) Brown d. July 28, 1893, ae. 82 yrs.
Mr. Brown d. ■ .

Ockford children by the first marriage :

i. LURA Malinda, b. Jan. 3, 1832, in Westfield, Ohio; m. James

Emmons. He lived in Bolivar, Mo. Ch. : 1. Orvilla M., b.

June 20, 1854. 2. Franklin H., b. Apr. 27, 1857. 3. Effie

C, b. Sept. 16, 1859. 4. Leslie F., b. Jan. 19, 1867. 5.

Roda B., b. Nov. 11, 1869.
ii. William Warren, b. Mch. 17, 1835, in Westfield, Ohio; res.

Hawkhead, Mich,
iii. Mart Frehart, b. Dec. 29, 1837, in Westfield, Ohio,
iv. Eurus KuLUF, b. Feb. 12, 1839, in Westfield, Ohio; res. Bravo,

Mich.
v. CoBiDON Cornelius, b. Mch. 27, 1841, in Westfield, Ohio; res.

Hawkhead, Mich,
vi. FiTZLAND Fairfield, b. Apr. 20, 1843, in Westfield, Ohio,
vii. Theodore Leslie, b. May 16, 1845, in Westfield, Ohio,
viii. Oepha Amelia, b. ; res. Hawkhead, Mich.

656. Benjamin K.' Brainerd {Warren^, Ansel^, OthnieV, AhijaV,
James^, DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.,

, Louisa Maria Wells. He lived in Chardon,

Geauga Co., Ohio, but in 1892 he was in Cleveland,
Ohio. Mr. Benjamin K. Brainerd d. probably Dec. 28,
1901.

Children :

1060. i. Elmee T. or L., b. .

ii. Marcellus, b. , in Chardon, Ohio ; d., ae. 2 wks.



Seventh Generation. 305

iii. Andrew T., b. ; d., ae. 5 yrs.

1061. iv. Sarah M., b. .

1002. V. Edwin Francis, b. .

1063. vi. A son, b. .

vii. Mary J., b. ; m., Mr. Clark.

657. Polly' Beainebd (Warren^, A.nseF, Othniel*, AhijaM,
Jaines', Daniel^) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.,

■ , Parliaman Warner, b. . Mr. Parliaman

Warner d. . Mrs. Polly (Brainerd) Warner d.



Warner children:

i. Celestia, b. — .

ii. Hattie, b. .

iii. Emily, b. .

iv. Benj.\min, b. ■ . He lives in Canada.

658. Nelson^ Brainerd {Warren^, Ansel^, Otlinicl\. Ahija¥,

James^, DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.,
. Mr. Nelson Brainerd d. .

Child :

i. George, b. .

659. Clarissa' Brainerd {Warren^, Ansel', Othniel*, AhijaV,

James^j DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.,

, Jefferson Hoisington, b. . Mrs. Clarissa

(Brainerd) Hoisington d. . Mr. Jefferson Hois-
ington d. .

Hoisington child :

i. Amanda, b. ; m. Nelson Shaw; res. Lodi, Mich. Ch.:

1. Benj.; res., Medina or Washington, Ohio.

660. Orren' Brainerd {Warren^, Ansel', Othniel*, AhijaW,

James^, DanieV) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.,

, Ann Esterbrook, b. . Mr. Orren Brainerd

d. . Mrs. Ann (Esterbrook) Brainerd d. .

Children :

1064. i. Lura, b. .

ii. Louisa or Lovisa, b. .

661. Sarah Ann' Brainerd {Warren^, Ansel^, OthnieP, Ahijah^,

James'', DanieV) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.,

■ — , A. G. Wells, b. . Mr. A. G. Wells d.

. Mrs. Sarah Ann (Brainerd) Wells d. .

Wells children :

i. Franklin, b. ; m., and has one child.

ii. Otis, b. .

iii. Elon, b. ; m., and has three children.



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662. Luscina' Brainerd {Warren^, Aiisel^, Othniel*, Ahijah^,

James^, DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m.,

, Elias Haines. Mr. Elias Haines d. . Mrs.

Luscina (Brainerd) Haines d. .

Haines children :

Nelson, b. .

Leslie, b. .

Eansom, b. .

663. Thomas W.' Brainerd {Warren^, Ansd^, OtJmiel\ AbijaJb\

Jwmes^ DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co.. Ohio; m., Nov.
2Q, 1851, Henrietta Griswold, b. Mch. 4, 1833, in Victoria
Village, N". Y., dan. of William and Louisa (Eastman)
Griswold. He lived in Kibbe, Van Buren Co., Mich., and
was a farmer, raising fruit, mostly peax;hes. Mr. Thomas

W. Brainerd d. . Mrs. Henrietta (Griswold)

Brainerd d. .

Children :
1005. i. Warren, b. Nov. 23, 1852, in Wauseon, Ohio.

ii. Andrew, b. Aug. 18, 1857, in Wauseon, Ohio; d. May 16, 1874.

1066. iii. Frank, b. Meli. 4, 1861, in Wauseon, Ohio.

1067. iv. Clara, b. Oct. 24, 1867, in Wauseon, Ohio.

664. Albert Eoss' Brainerd {OtlmieF, AnseF, Othniel*, Aiija¥,

James^, DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m., about

1847, Julia Atwater, b. . Mrs. Julia (Atwater)

Brainerd d. in 1850. He m. (2), 1853, Polly Tremaine,

b. . Mrs. Polly (Tremaine) Brainerd d. Sept. 8,

1878. He m. (3), Feb. 24, 1881, Harriet M. Beach of
Medina, Ohio, b. Sept. 8, 1835, in Montville, Ohio, dau.
of David and Eoxy Ann (Gillett) Beach. He was a
farmer, living in Harrisville Township, afterward in Lodi,
Medina Co., Ohio, for 15 years. He was one of the
organizers of the Methodist Episcopal Church of Lodi, and
for nearly 40 years was a class leader and a hearty sup-
porter of the church. Mr. Albert Koss Brainerd d. June
10, 1884, ae. 66 yrs., 8 mos., 7 ds. Mrs. Harriet M.
(Beach) Brainerd d. .

Child by the first marriage :

i. Erwin W., b. , 1848, in Harrisville Township, Ohio: d.

Feb. 15, 1862, ae. 14 yrs.

665. Sterling H.'' Brainerd {Othniel^, AnscP, Otlmiel^, AhijaV,

James^, DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio ; m., about

1840 or '41, Julia Peckham, b- • He was a farmer

in Westfield, Ohio. Mr. Sterling H. Brainerd d. Feb. 25,
1843, ae. 23 yrs., 9 mos., 5 ds. She m. (2), Franlv Baker,
and lived in Boone, Ind. Mrs. Julia (Peckham) (Brain-
erd) Baker d. .



Seventh Generation. 3o7

Child:

i. Augusta, b. 1S42, iu Westfield, Oliio; d. in 1845.

666. John F.' Beaineed {Otlmiel'^, AnseV', OthnieP, Ahijali^,
James^, DanieV-) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m., Mch.
28, 1851, in Coneaut Township, Erie Co., Pa., Clarissa
Caroline French, b. Sept. 12. 1827, in Hornby, Steuben
Co., i^. Y., dau. of William Bill and Esther (Doty) French.
Mrs. Clarissa Caroline (French) Brainerd d. Oct. 25, 1860,
in Iowa. He m. (2), Jlch. 30, 18G3, in Wyoming, Jones
Co., Iowa, Sally Ann AVest, b. Jan. 18, 1842, in Cedar Co.,
Iowa, dau. of David and Phebe (Acker) West. He was
a harness maker by trade, and lived in 1889 in Crawford,
iSTeb. He has been justice of the peace and assessor. He
was a soldier in the late Civil War. ]Mr. John F. Brain-
erd d. . ;\Irs. Sally Ann (West) Brainerd d.



Children by the first marriage :

i. A son, b. Oct. 27, 1852; d. Oct. 27, 1852.

1068. ii. Fkank A., b. Oct. 27, 1852; d. .

iii. Clara. A., b. Jan. 4, 1857; d. Oct., 1873.
iv. COBA, b. May 2, 1859; d. May 22, 1860.

Children by the second marriage :

V. LeEoy N., b. July 12, 1867.

vi. Leslie W., b. Jan. 24, 1871.

vii. Gertrude Corikna, b. Sept. 25, 1878; d. July 23, 1S79.

667. EosALANA^ Beainerd {Othniel^, Ansel', Othniel*, Ahijali^,

James^, Daniel^) of Westfield, Medina Co., Ohio; m., Oct.
29, 1850, John Barton Loomis, b. Jan. 17, 1809, in West
Hartford, Conn., son of Eussell and Corinna (Gillett)
Loomis of the same place. He was a blacksmith
living in Wyoming, Jones Co., Iowa. Mr. John Bar-
ton Loomis d. Aug. 20, 1887, ae. 78 yrs., 7 mos., 3 ds. His
widow lived in Wyoming. Mrs. Eoxalana (Brainerd)
Loomis d. Mch. 24," 1895.

Loomis children :

i. Ella C, b. May 21, 1853, in Hairisville, Ohio.

ii. Emma A., b. Dec. 6, 1856, in Wyoming, Iowa; d. Apr. 6. 1857.

iii. LiLLiE E., b. Nov. 20, 1858, in Wyoming, Iowa; d. Mch. 22,

1895.
iv. Hattie E., b. Apr. 16, 1861, in Wyoming, Iowa.
V. Willie B., b. Jan. 16, 1863, in Wyoming, Iowa.
vi. Mattte a., b. Aug. 6, 1865, in Wyoming, Iowa,



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