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land, Cortland Co., N. Y.; m., Dec. 31, 185?, Jeremiah
Gerrish Wood, b. Aug. S3, 1836, in Lebanon, N. H., son
of Jeremiah Gerrish and Mary (Kendrick) Wood. He
was a farmer in San Bernardino, Cal. Mrs. Laura Amelia
(Brainerd) Wood d. .

Wood children :

i. Emma Cleopatra, b. Jan. 7, 1859; m., Jan. 1, 1878, Jesse K.

Miller, res. Helena, Montana. Ch.: 1. A dau.

ii. Charlie, b. Aug. 17, 1860; d. Apr. 22, 186.5.

iii. Fred Ivendrick, b. Oct. 24, 1866.

iv. Mild Brainerd, b. Jan. 30, 1871.

V. Aethur Gerrish, 1). Dee. 21, 1872; d. Dec. 30, 188.5.

vi. Mart Fidelia, b. Oct. 18, 1878; d. Nov. 24, 1878.

963. Andrew Curtis^ Br^unerd (Eliphalet Parson i'', David Wil-

liams^, Ichahod^, James*, James^, James^, Daniel^) of Cort-
land, Cortland Co., N. Y. ; m., Apr. 2-1, 1874, Josephine
E. Randall, b. July 3, 1845, in Keene, N. H., dau. of Iddo
and Mary (Maynard) Eandall. He was a farmer in
Montevideo, Chippewa Co., Minn. He enlisted in the
United States service Feb. 4, 1865, and was discharged
Aug. 25, 1865, and took a soldier's homestead — 160 acres
of land — June, 1869. in Chippewa Co., Minn. In 1906
they were living in Jennings, la. Mr. Andrew Curtis
Brainerd d. .

Child :
1209a. i. Daisy Ella. b. Nov. 12, 1877, in St. Charles. Minn.

964. Ella Fidelia' Br^vinard (Eliphalet Parsons'', David Wil-

liams^, Ichabod^, James*, James^, James^, DanieV) of Cort-
land, Cortland Co., N. Y.; m., Aug., 1894, Charles Whit-
taker, b. May 28, 1842, son of Stephen and Sarah (Carter)
Whittaker. He was in the freight department of the N. Y.,
]Sr. H. & H. R. B. He resided in Boston, :\ra?s. She was
for seven years a missionary among tlir I'ivimIum n, hut
owing to failing health returned north ami imcsi'mIciI the
cause to the churches. Mrs. Ella Fitkiia (Hiainard)
Whittalcer d. .

No children.

965. Aldridge Ira' Brainerd (AlvaW, Alfred Eli\ EVv", Dudleif,

James^, James^, Daniel^) of Grand Blanc, Genesee Co.,
Mich. ; m., Nov. 29, 1859, in Pontiac, Mich., Alice or Elsie
Van Tifflin, b. May 14, 1830, in Rush, Mich., dau. of Peter
and Hannah (Allen) Van Tifflin. He lives in Grand
Blanc, Mich. Peter Van Tifflin was son of Henry Van
Tifflin, who was from Middlebury, Holland. He was a

Eighth Generation. 395

farmer, living in Grand Blanc, Mich. Mr. Aklridge Ira
Brainerd cl,. .

Xo children.

966. MixERVA C.^ Brainerd (Alvah\ Alfred EK\ EH\ Dudley*,

James^, James", Daniel^) of Grand Blanc, Genesee Co.,

Mich.; m., , Charles Porter, b. . Mrs.

Minerva C. (Brainerd) Porter d. Jan. 28, 1859, in Grand
Blanc, Mich. Mr. Charles Porter d. .

Porter child:

i. Essie, b. July 17, 1858, in Mundy, Mich.; ra. in Grand Blanc,
Irwin J. Van Tifflin, son of Robert and Sophronia (Messen-
ger) Van Tifflin. They lived in Grand Rapids, Mich. Ch.:
1. Floyd. 2. Ethel May. 3. Pearl.

967. CarolixXe C.« Brainerd (Alvah\ Alfred EU\ EU\ Dudley*,

Jame^, James^, DwnieV-) of Grand Blanc, Genesee Co.,
Mich.; m., June 23, 1861, John M. Wright, b. May 5,
1834, in Fulton, Oswego Co., N". Y., son of John M. and
Abigail (Emry) Wright. He was in the produce business
in Fen ton, Mich. Mrs. Caroline C. (Brainerd) Wright
d. .

Wright children :

i. Addie E., b. Nov. 5, 18G2, in Grand Blanc, Mich.; ra., Marvin
Allen, son of Adiii and Mary Allen, and grandson of Wil-
liam and Esther (Gotf) Allen.

ii. Err, b. May in, 1860, in Flint, Mich.; d. Jan. 16, 1867.

iii. Ern. b. Aug. 17, 1872, in Flint, Mich.; d. Aug. 27, 1872.

iv. Bertha G., b. Sept. 23, 1874, in Flint, Mich.

V. Cassie F., b. Aug. 7, 1876, in Flint, Mich.

968. Asenatti* Bkaineed {Alvali', Alfred EW, EW, Dudley*,

James^, James^, Daniel'-) of Grand Blanc, Genesee Co.,

Mich. ; m., , Andrew Kniffin. He lived in Macomb,

Macomb Co., Mich. Mrs. Asenath (Brainerd) Kniffin
d. . Mr. Andrew Kniffin d. .

Kniffin children:

969. Henrietta Green^ Brainerd {Alvah\ Alfred Eli\. EW,

Dudley*. James^, James^, Daniel'-) of Grand Blanc, Genesee
Co., Mich.; m., Apr. 21, 1874, Alonzo Green, b. Oct. 4,
1849, in New York, son of Francis and Rebecca (McNieal)
Green. He was a farmer in Grand Blanc, Mich. Mrs.
Henrietta Green (Brainerd) Green d. .

Green children:

i. Berdie, b. Aug. 16, 1877, in Grand Blanc, Mich. ; d. ae. 8 wks.

ii. AxLiE, b. Oct. 29, 1878, in Grand Blanc, Mich.

iii. Ernest, b. June 13, 1881, in Grand Blanc, Mich.

iv. Glenn, b. Aug. 17, 1890, in Grand Blanc, Jlich.

396 Brainerd-Brainard Genealogy.

970. Mart C.^ Braineed (EW, Alfred EW, EW, Dudley*,

James', James^, DanieV-) of Grand BJanc, Genesee Co.,
Mich. ; m., Oct. 26, 1864, Henry C. Fuller, b. June 4, 1841,
in Ellisburgli, N. Y.. son of Edson and Polly (Chambers)
Fuller. He was a farmer in Vassar, Tuscola Co., Mich.
Mrs. Mary C. (Brainerd) Fuller d. .

Fuller children:

i. Fbedebick E., b. July 24, 1865, in Grand Blanc, Mich.; d.

Sept. 5, 1860.

ii. Ella A., b. Apr. 20, 18C9, in Grand Blanc, Mich.

iii. Sidney O., b. July 12, 1871, in Flint, Mich,

iv. Hebbert L., b. May 3, 1875, in Gaines, Mich.

V. Carrie M., b. July 31, 1877, in Mundy, Mich.

vi. COBA E., b. June 2, 1881, in Fremont, Mich.

971. Edna« Brainekd {EW, Alfred Eli\ Elt, Dudlci/, James\

James-, Daniel^) of Grand Blanc, Genesee Co., Mich.; m.,
Nov. 4, 18G8, Albert B. Van Vleet, b. Oct. 9, 1842, in
Varick, Seneca Co., N. Y., son of James and Mary Ann

( ) Van Vleet. He was a farmer in Gaines, Genesee

Co., Mich. Mrs. Edna (Brainerd) Van Vleet d. .

Van Vleet children :

i. Lilly May, b. Oct. 3, 1870, in Gaines, Mich.; ni. Mr. Andrew

. She d. Aug. 15, 1896.

ii. Jessie, b. Feb. 14, 1870, in Gaines, Mich.; d. Apr. 9, 1887, ae.

11 yrs.

972. Ira Newton^ Brainerd {EW, Alfred EW, Eli\ Dudley^

James^, James^, DanieV) of Grand Blanc, Genesee Co.,
Mich.; ra., June 13, 1872, Demizar or Dimis Carrie
Smith, in Grand Blanc, Mich., dau. of John and Adelia
(Pierson) Smith of the same place. He was divorced
Dec. 3, 1885. He m. (2), Dec. 5, 1885, Mrs. Florence
Clara (Bali) Eenwick, b. June 19, 1857, in Peterborough,
Mich., dau. of Wesley and Phoebe (Eussell) Ball and
widow of Mr. Eenwick. He was an M.D., living in Alma,

He graduated from Fenton Seminary, Fentou, Mich., June
18, 1875, and from Michigan State Normal School, June
27, 1876; from Columbus Medical College, March 4,
1881 ; was five years Professor of Science in Fenton Semi-
nary, and in the Central Michigan Normal School.

He was author of a work on Physiology, Physics, Zoology,
Chemistry, and a key to Eobinson's New Elementary Al-
gebra. He was a large contributor to medical journals,
and has the reputation of being the best surgeon in
northern Michigan, and is trying hard to overtake his
illustrious namesake. Prof. D. Brainerd, a great surgeon
of Eush Medical College. He built a hospital at Alma,

Eighth Generation. '^''^'^

ilich., ill 1895, of which he is the surgeon-in-chief. It
is called the Brainerd Surgical Hospital. He was a mem-
ber of the Baptist Church, and an active worker. He was
a platform speaker, speaking upon temperance, science,
and politics, and sometimes preaching. Mr. Ira Newton
Brainerd d. .

Child by the hrst marriage:
i. Fkank Wayland, b. Sept. 11, 1877, in Gnuul Blanc, Mich.

Children by the second marriage:

ii. Mabel Flokence, b. Nov. 10, 1886, in Alma, Mich.

iii. HuBEBT Newton, b. July 19, 1888, in Alma, Mich.

iv. Kendall Bbooks, b. Nov. 19, 1891, in Alma, Mich.; d. Jan.

2U, 1S92.
V. Bernice Almiea, b. Nov. 19, 1891, in Alma, Mich.

973. Ambrose N.^ Beainekd {EW, Alfred Eli\ Eli', Dudley*,

James^, James^, Daniel^) of Grand Blanc, Genesee Co.,
Mich.; m. Sept. 14, 1876, Marion or Mary Ann Demar-
shall, b. Oct. 13, 1859, in France, dau. of John and Mary
Ann (Miers) Demarshall. He was a farmer in Grand
Blanc, Mich. Mr. Ambrose N. Brainerd d. .

Children :

i. A child, b. Aug., 1882, in Grand Blanc, Mich.; d. Aug., 1882.
ii. Alfbed Eli, b. Sept. 10, 1889, in Grand Blanc, Mich.

974. Makion Lincoln^ Brainerd {Gurdon Spencer'', Alfred EW,

EW, Dudley*, Jame^, James^, Daniel^) of Grand Blanc,
Genesee Co., Mich.; m. Isadora Dent. He served in the
Civil War in Co. K, 23d Mich. Inf. He disappeared Apr.,
1880, and has not since been heard from. She lived in
Flint, Mich. Mr. (Marion Lincoln Brainerd d. .

Children :

i. Aggie, b. Oct. 28, 1871; ra. in Detroit, Burt Long, son of

Justin Long,
ii. Maeqaeet Isadora, b. July 8, 1879.

975. Polly Amulette' Brainerd {Gurdon Spencer'', Alfred EW,

EW, Dudley*, James^, James'', Daniel^) of Grand Blanc,
Genesee Co., Mich.; m., July 4, 1867, Samuel Long. b.
1838, in Laporte, Ind., son of Peter and Elizabeth (Swift)
Long. He lived in Carpenter, Emmet Co., Mich. Mrs.
Polly Amulette (Brainerd) Long d. .

Long children :

i. Bessie Elvira, b. Apr. 29, 1868, in Grand Blanc, Mich.
ii. Lelia Blanche, b. Oct. 6, 1870, in Grand Blanc, Mich.


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976. Florence Lucy' Brainerd (Gurdon Spenrcr''. Alfred Eli^,

Elv", Dudhif, James^, James^, Daniel^) of Grand Blanc,
Genesee Co., Mich.; m., Dec. 17, 1876, in Flint, Mich.,
Mix MeWain, b. Sept. 3, 1852, in Grand Blanc, Mich.,
son of Theodore Porter and Mary Catherine (Gonld)
McWain. Theodore Porter McWain was born in White
Creek, N. Y., and his wife in Pembroke, N. Y. He was
a teacher and farmer at Grand Blanc, Mich. Mrs. Flor-
ence Lucy (Brainerd) JlcWaiu d. .

McWain child :
i. Clarence Brainerd, b. Oct. 20, 1880, in Grand Blanc, Mich.

977. Mary M.* Brainerd (Orrin Natliati', Hezehiah Acl-hy^,

Eli', Dudley*, James^, James-, Daniel^) of Carbondale,
Jackson Co., 111.; m., Oct., 1869, Oscar I. Eawson, b.

Oct. 16, 1842, son of Henry and Lovina S. ( )

Eawson. He has lived in Iowa, St. Louis, Mo., Memphis,
Term., and in Carbondale, 111. He was a millwright.
Mrs. Mary M. (Brainerd) Rawson d. Feb. 18, 1885,
ae. 42 yrs., 4 mos., 2 ds. Mr. Oscar I. Eawson d. .

Eawson children :
i. Grant I., b. Apr. 22, 1873.
ii. Ralph H., b. Aug. 23, 1877.
iii. Orrin G., b. Mav 24, 1880.
iv. Henry I., b. Feb' 16, 1883.

978. Alfred Nelson^ Brainerd (Orrin NathaiV, TTezcl-iah

Achley^, EW, Dudley*, James^, James^, Daniel^) of Carbon-
dale, Jackson Co., 111.; m.. May 7, 1874, in Salem, 111.,
Alice Brubaker, b. May 30, 1853, in Salem, III, dau. of
Noah and Catherine (Hite) Brubaker of the same place.
Catherine Hite was dau. of Katie Kagy. He was a ma-
chinist and a farmer the last six years of his life. He also
invented a very desirable gate, but died before papers
were signed for a patent. He lived in Carbondale, 111.
Mr. Alfred Nelson Brainerd d. Nov. 8, 1886. ae. 38 yrs.,
9 mos., 23 ds. 5Irs. Alice (Brubaker) Brainerd d. .

Children :

i. Ernest A., b. .Tan. 30, 187.5, in Salem, III.

ii. Stuart L., b. May 15, 1877, in Carbondale, 111.

iii. Pearl A., b. Oct! 4, 1870, in St. Louis, Mo.

iv. Jessie M., b. Mch. 31, 1883, in Carbondale, 111.: d. in Aug.

v. JMiNNiE C, b. May 3, 188.5, in Carbondale, 111.

979. Jessie M.^ Bilainerd (Orrin Nathan'', Hezehiah Acldey^,

Eli^, Dudley*, James^, James-, Daniel^) of Carbondale,
Jackson Co., 111.; m., Mch. 7, 1871, in Carbondale, III,
Eustis Patten, b. Mch. 26, 1845, in Amesbury, Mass., son
of Eichard S. and Mary J. (Morse) Patten.' Eichard S.

Eighth Generation. 399

Patten was born in Amesbnry, Mass., and his wife in
Haverhill, Mass. He learned the drug business in Port-
land, 111., and has been established in that business since
18(19. in Carbondale, 111., where he lived. Mrs. Jessie M.
(Brainerd) Patten d. Aug., 1885, in Carbondale, 111.
Mr. Eustis Patten d. .

Patten children:

i. Arthur E., b. Nov., 1872, in Carbondale, 111. ,
ii. Edward T., b. Dee. 4, 1875, in Carbondale, III.
iii. Lucy M., b. July 14, 1879, in Carbondale. 111.

980. EuFus H.* Brainerd {Orrin Nathan' j Hezehiah AcMeif..

EH', Dndley*. James^, James^, Daniel^) of Carbondale,
Jackson Co., 111. ; m., June 23, 1876, Cora C. Garner, b.
Feb. 17, 1858. in Thebes, 111., dau. of Young D. and
Mary Jane (Dugan) Garner of Belknap, 111. He lived in
Kansas City, Mo. Mr. Bufus H. Brainerd d. .

Children :

i. Arthur F., b. Oct. -l:;. is;:, in Belknap, 111.

ii. Otti N., b. Apr. -2. Issl, in St. Louis, Mo.

iii. Eugene P., b. Dcm . l;s, Iss.",, in St. Louis, Mo. '

iv. Ellen N., b. Oct. 12, ISSS, in Kansas City, Mo.

V. Virginia Anna, b. Dec. 26, 1890, in Kansas City, Mo.

981. Flora Adelle* Brainerd (Augustus Brockwatf , Hezehiah

Acldeif, Eli', Dudley*, James^, James^, DanieV-) of Grand
Eapids, Kent Co., Mich. ; m., in Grand Eapids,
liov. 21. 1881, Henry C. Hamill, b. Jan. 10, 1856, in
Ontario. Can., son of Henry and Mary (O'lSTiel) Haraill,
of Florence, Ontario, Can., formerly from Ireland. He
was a publisher and editor of The Alpena. Pioneer, the
leading newspaper of northeastern Michigan. ; He re-
sided in Alpena, Mich. Mrs. Flora Adelle (Brainerd)
Hamill d. .

No children.

982. Flokjsnce E.* Brainerd (Augustus Brochway'', Hezehiah

AcUerf, Eli^, Dudley*. Jame^, James", Daniel^) of Grand
Eapids, Kent Co., Mich.; m., Nov. 28, 1878 or '79, in
Lansing, Mich., Eichard Clifford Cameron, b. Aug. 26,
1857, in Woodstock, Canada, son of Alexander and Sophia
(Wheeler, b. in Scotland,) Cameron, b. in Ireland. He
was a machinist, living in Grand Eapids, Mich. Mr.
Eichard Clifford Cameron d. Sept. 18, 1884. Mrs.
Florence E. (Brainerd) Cameron d. .

Cameron children:

i. Nellie, b. Mch. 9, 1881, in Grand Rapids, Midi,
ii. Laura, b. Jan. 30, 1883, in Grand Rapids, Mich,
iii. Bebtiia, b. Apr. 26, 1885, in Grand Rapids, Mich.

4:00 Brainerd-Brainard Genealogy.

983. Elmee E.^ Braineed {Augustus Brochway'', Hezekiah Ack-

leif, EW, Dudley*, Jame^, James^, Daniel^) of Grand
Eapids, Kent Co., Mich.; m., Mch. 20. 1884, Mary J. Mc-
Cuen, b. Feb. 24, 1865, in Ottawa, Can., dau. of Michael
and Barbara (Berry) McCuen. He was a machinist by
trade, living in Grand Eapids, Mich. Mr. Elmer E.
Brainerd d. .

Children :

i. Babbaea, b. May 24, 1885, in Grand Rapids, Mich.

ii. Lauka M., b. Mch. 12, 1887, in Grand Rapids, Mich.; d. Aug.

16, 1887.
iii. Elmer Augustus, b. Aug. 8, 1891, in Grand Rapids, Mich,
iv. Gertrude, b. Apr. 20, 1897, in Grand Rapids, Mich.

984. Claeence Exerie* Braineed {Byron Strong'^, Hezekiah

Ackley^, Eli^, Dudley*, Jame^, James^, Daniel^) of What
Cheer, Keokuk Co., la.; m., July 29, 1879, Julia Dean
Hunter, b. Oct. 27, 1862, in Payson, Adams Co., 111., dau.
of George H. (son of Rev. Moses Hunter of New York)
and Mary (Dean) Hunter of Payson, 111. She was a mis-
sionary for twelve years among the freedmen of Jamaica,
and was of the line of Connecticut Deans, who went to
Utica and west Montana, and a descendant of Silas Dean
of Revolutionary fame. He was engaged in the real estate,
loan and insurance broker's business m Ogdeu, Utah. Mr.
Clarence Exerie Brainerd d .

Children :

i. Clarence Dean, b. Jan. 20, 1S81, in What Cheer, la.

ii. Bessie Evangeline, b. Jan. 13, 1883, in What Cheer, la.

iii. Stella Eloise, b. Jan. 28, 1885, in What Cheer, la.

iv. Paul Porter, b. Aug. 28, 1887, in What Cheer, la.

V. Carol G., b. Oct. 3, 1890, in Ogden, Utah; d. Feb. 20, 1891.

985. Edward Corxelius Scott^ Braixerd {Byron Strong', Heze-

kiah Ackley^, EW, Dudley*, Jame^, James^, Daniel'^) of
What Cheer, Keokuk Co., la.; m.. Sept. 26, 1888, Gertrude
A. WooarufE of Livonia, N. Y., b. Oct. 15, 1865, in Conesus,
Livingstone Co., N. Y., dau. of Mayre J. and Mary J.
(Sherwood) Woodruff of Livonia. He was a rail-
road agent, or freight and ticket agent, on the Chicago &
Northwestern R. R., living in Denison, Crawford Co., la.

Mr. Edward Cornelius Scott Brainerd d. . Mrs.

Gertrude A. (Woodruff) Brainerd d. .

Child :

i. Scott Byron, b. Oct. 23, 1890, in Denison, la.

986. Hattie Sophroxia' Brainerd {Harvey Ackley\ Hezekiah

Ackley\ Eli^, Dudley*, James\ James^, Daniel^) of Putney,
Windham Co., Vt; m., Sept. 26, 1883, Almond Merick

Eighth Generation. ^01

Marsh, b. -j , son of Norman C. and Augusta (Per-

hani) J\larsli. Mrs. Hattie Soijhronia (Brainerd) Marsh

Marsh children :

i. Casia Delphia, b. Sept. 26, 1884, in Brookline, Vt.

ii. Grace Eva, b. Sej^t. 26, 1886, in Brookline, Vt.

iii. NoBMAN Cleveland, b. Nov. 16, 1888, in Atliens, Vt.

iv. Edna Madge, b. Mch. 12, 1891, in Brookline, Vt.

987. Lydia Eliza^ Brainerd {Ilaney AckUif, Hezehiah

Acklcy^, Eli^, Dudley*, Jame^, James^, Daniel'-) of Putnev,
Windham Co., Vt.; m., Feb. 5, 1891, George W. Worthley,
b. , son of Nelson and Nancy Jane (Celley) Worth-
ley, of Topsham, Vt. Mrs. Lydia Eliza (Brainerd) Worth-
ley d. .

Worthley children :

988. Okcelia Adelaide* Brainekd {John Horace", Edmund^,

Jabin', Jonathan*, James^, James-, Daniel') of St. Paul,

Romney Co., Minn. ; m., , William Chamberlain, b.

. Mrs. Orcelia Adelaide (Brainerd) Chamberlain

d. . Mr. William Chamberlain d. .

. Chamberlain children :

i. HoKACE, b. ; (1. .

ii. Gkace, b. ; d. .

iii. Beenice Stlvia, b. Aug. 4, 1874.

989. FiLVNCis Leon* Brainerd {John Horace'', Edmund'^, Jabin^,

Jonathan*, Jame^, James', Daniel') of St. Paul, Eomney
Co., Minn.; m., , Sarah Babcock. Mr. Fran-
cis Leon Brainerd d. . Mrs. Sarah (Babcock)

Brainerd d. .

Child :

i. Floeexce Mat, b. Mch. 18, 1876.

990. Levekett Edmund* Brainerd {Leverett Denison', Edmund^,

Jabin^, Jonathan*, James^, James', Daniel') of Oak Park,
Cook Co., 111. ; m., June 12, 188-1, Minnie Josephine Allen,
b. Aug. 23, 1862, at Oconomonoc, Wis., dau. of Alfred and
Zervia (Allen) Allen. He was a druggist in Oak Park,
111. j\[r. Leverett Edmund Brainerd d. .

Children :

Archek Allen, b. Dec. 1, 188.5, in Oak Park, 111.
Mildred Josephine, b. Aug. 10, 1887, in Oak Park, 111.
Barbara, b. May 11, 1889, in Oak Park, 111.

402 Brainerd-Brainard Genealogy.

gamon Co., 111.; m., June 21 or Aug. 25, 1892, Edna Jane
Shipi? of Petersburg, 111., b. June 2, 1875, dau. of Colum-
bus and Farinda Jane (Goff of Petersburg, 111.,) Sliipp
of Kentucky. He was a lawyer in Springfield, 111. Mr.
Leyli Kimball Brainerd d. .


i. Gideon Reed, b. Meli. 8, 1894, in Springfield, 111.

992. Benjamin Hubbard* Brainerd {Gideon Reed?, Eleazer^,

Gideon^, Gideon*, Gideon^, James^, DanieV-) of Springfield,
Sangamon Co., 111.; m., Oct. 1, 1890 or 1891, Ella Gelir-
man, b. July 8, 1872, dau. of Charles A. and Wilhelmina
(Shanky) Gehrman, who were both born in Nordhouse,
Germany. He was a bank teller, living in Springfield, 111.,
but in 190-1 was engaged in real estate. He was Sheriff
of Sangamon Co., 111. Mr. Benjamin Hubbard Brainerd
d. .

Children :

i. Benjamin Hubbard, b. Sept. 25, 1892, in Springfield, 111.

ii. Chables Gehbmann, b. Mch. 14, 1896, in Springfield, 111.

993. James Lea Lamb^ Brainerd {Gideon Reed?, Elcazer^,

Gideon^, Gideon*, Gideon^, James^, Daniel^) of Springfield,
Sangamon Co., Ill; m., Aug. 15, 1898, Adele Gordon, b.
Oct. 18, 1876, in Campbell Hill, 111., dau. of Noel
Eobert and Emma (Hoskinson) Gordon. He was a grain
merchant. ^Ir. James Lea Lamb Brainerd d. .

No children.

994.- Susan Lamb* Brainerd {Gideon Reed'', Eleazei-^, Gideon^,
Gideon*, Gideon^, James\ DanieV-) of Springfield, San-
gamon Co., 111.; m., June 29, 1892, in the First Presby-
terian Church in tliat place. Joseph Brand Whitlock, b.
Mch. 4, ISdi*. in Url)ana. Ohio, son of Dr. Elias Bond
and Mary Lavinia (Brand) Whitlock, a Methodist Episco-
pal clergyman. Dr. Elias Bond Whitlock was son of Elias
Whitlock of New Jersey and his wife, Mary Johnson, of
Delaware, and he was son of John Whitlock of New York.
Mary Lavinia Brand was dau. of Joseph C. Brand of
Kentucky and his wife, Lavinia Talbott, of Virginia, and
he was son of John Brand of Virginia.
He was a lawyer and politician in Springfield, but afterwards
in Chicago, 111. Mrs. Susan Lamb (Brainerd) Whitlock
d. Oct. 31, 1892, ae. 18 yrs., 8 mos., 18 ds. She died four
months after marriage. Many friends of the deceased
attended the services for a farewell to their loved one,
whose young life was so beautiful and whose prospects were
so great. A pathetic feature of the service was that the
rites consigning her to the grave were administered by the
three clergymen who, only four months previously, had

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read the marriage service for her at tlie Presbyterian
Cluirch. Mr. Joseph Brand Whitlock d. .

Xo children.

995. Ella B.^ Braineed (Gideon ReecP, Eleazer^, Gideon^, Gid-

eon,*, Gideon?, James^, Daniel^) of Springfield, Sangamon
Co., 111.; m., June 8, 1895, Joseph Brand Whitlock, b.
Mch. 4, 1869, in Urbana, Ohio, son of Dr. Elias Bond and
Mary Lavinia (Brand) Whitlock. His first wife was her
sister. He lived in Chicasjo, 111. Mrs. Ella B. (Brainerd)
Whitlock d. .

Xo children.

996. Albert Edward^ Braixeed {Gideon Reed'', Eleazei-^, Gid-

eon^, Gideon*, Gideon^, James-, Daniel'^) of Springfield
Sangamon Co., 111. ; m., Nov. 26, 1903, Katheryne Flaherty

b. , dau. of Edward and Mary ( ) Flaherty,

He was a farmer. Mr. Albert Edward Brainerd d.

Xo children :

997. William Lord^ Braineed {Ezra Leander'', Hehei^, Ileler^,

Gideon*, Gideon^, Jame^, DanieV-) of Chicago, Cook Co.,
111.; m., Dec. 19, 1895, at Chicago, Susanna Jane Veatch,
b. Feb. 3, 1875, at Cortland, Ind., dau. of John S. and
Cynthia (Heckerthorne) Veatch, now of Chicago, 111.
He graduated at the Massachusetts Institute of Tech-
nology at Boston, Mass., with the degree of S. B. in the
Department of Architecture. In 1890 he was an archi-
tect in Boston, from there he went to Chicago, and in July,
1898, he moved to Paducah, Ky. Mr. William Lord Brain-
erd d. .


i. DouoTHY, b. Oct. 5, 189G, in Chicago, 111.

998. Milton C* Brainerd {Lorenzo'', Jesse\ Jesse^, EliaJcim*,

Gideon^, James-, Daniel^) of Saratoga, Saratoga Co., N. Y.;
m., July 5, 1859, Mary A. Barringer, b. July 26, 1841, in
Troy, N. Y., dau. of James M. and Jane (Eoberts) Bar-
ringer. He was a dealer in lumber and grain of the firm
name of Brainerd & Hodge, in Oketo, Kas. Mr. Milton C.
Brainerd d. .

Children :

1210. i. Emma, b. Sept. 6, 1860, in Turin, N. Y.

ii. Maey Ella, b. Dec. 18, 1861, in Turin, N. Y.; d. Jan. 10, 1862.

1211. iii. Clara, b. Dec. 2G, 1863, in Turin, N. Y.

iv. Hattie, b. Sept. 10, 1865, in Turin, N. Y.; d. Sept. 20, 1865.
V. Charles Henry, b. May 29, jS70, in Troy, N. Y.; d. Aug. 21,

404 Brainerd-Brainard Genealogy.

1212. vi. Bella, b. Dec. 9, 1872, in Troy, N. Y.

1213. vii. Jennie, b. Mch. 24, 1876, in Troy, N. Y.

999. Jerome H.^ Braineed {Lorenzo', Jesse^, Jessc^, Eliakim*,

Gideon^, James^, DanieV-) of Leyden, Lewis Co., X. Y. ; m.,

, Emma Eeeord, b. 1853, in E. Dorset, Vt., daii. of

. He lived in Saratoga Springs, N. Y. Mr.

Jerome H. Brainerd d. .

Child :

i. A dau., b. July 19, 1SS2, in Saratoga Springs, N. Y.

ii. A son, b. 1SS4.

1000. ZTiXA ClaPwI^ Braixeed {Francis E?, Timothif, Jesse',

Eliakim*, Gideon'', James', Daniel^) of Cuyahoga Falls,
Cuyahoga Co., Ohio; m., Apr. 23, 1879, Walter C. Mal-

lory of Elwell, Mich., b. , in Westfield, IST. Y., son

of John B. and Laura Corinne (Wright) Mallory of El-
well, Mich. He was a farmer in Elwell. Mrs. Nina
Clara (Brainerd) Mallory d. .

Mallory children :

i. Frank Wright, b. Mav 11, 1880, in Elwell. Mich.

ii. Heney Grant, b. Oct. 10, 1882, in Elwell, Mich.

iii. Laura Corinne, b. Sept. 6. 1884, in Elwell, Mich.

iv. John B., b. Nov. 10, 1886, in Elwell, Mich.

V. Leslie Travis, b. Sept. 25, 1889, in Elwell, Mich.

vi. Amy Marie, b. Aug. 19, 1898, in Elwell, Mich.

1001. Mildred Bradford* Brainerd {Francis EJ, Timothy^,

Jesse^. Elial-ini*, Gideon^, James', DanieV) of Cuvahoga,
Cuyahoga Co., Ohio; m., Mch. 15, 1888, in Ripley, N. Y.,
Bei-t S. Travis of Elm Hall, Mich., b. June 30, 1860, in
Alma, Mich., son of Elijah H. and Nancy S. (Quick)
Travis. He lived in Cuvahoga Falls, Ohio, and was a
farmer. Mrs. Mildred Bradford (Brainerd) Travis d.
Aug. 12, 1892. Mr. Bert S. Travis d. .

Travis children :

1002. Clara B.* Brajneed {James'', Asher^, Jesse^, Eliakim*,

Gideon^, James', DanicV) of Oshkosh, Winnebago Co.,

Wis.; m., Jan. 28, 1890, Julius K. Sturges, b. — '■ .

His residence is Chicago, 111. Mrs. Clara B. (Brainerd)
Sturges d. .

Sturges child :
i. George Beain-erd, b. Dee. 23, 1891, in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.

1003. Ethel M.* Brainerd {Carlos MJ, Asher^, Jesse^, Eliakim^,

Gideon^, James', Daniel^) of Black Creek, Outagamie Co.,
Wis. ; m., Mch. 16, 1887, Fred Sasman, b. Oct. 9, 1863,
in Herkimer Co., IST. Y., son of Lewis or Louis and Mary

Eighth Generation. 405

(Sickle) Sasman. He was a farmer in Black Creek.
Mrs. Ethel M. (Brainerd) Sasman d. .

Sasman child :

i. Eunice Frances, b. June 25, 1889, in Black Creek, Wis.

1004. Arthur T.* Brainakd {Orson Thomas'' j Hezekiah}, Jesse^,

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