Mary Lucy Bragg

Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary Lucy

When Mary Lucy Bragg was born in 1858, in Virginia, United States, her father, David Blackstone Bragg, was 48 and her mother, Sarah G Keeton, was 35. She married Henry Neal Crenshaw on 20 December 1882. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Henry Neal Crenshaw
Mary Lucy Bragg
Marriage: 20 December 1882
Arthur Blackston Crenshaw I

Spouse and Children

20 December 1882
Lunenburg, Virginia


    Arthur Blackston Crenshaw I


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World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 3

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 32

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a cheerful or lively person, from Middle English bragge ‘lively’, ‘cheerful’, ‘active’, also ‘brave’, ‘proud’, ‘arrogant’ (of unknown origin).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Mary Lucy Bragg in entry for Arthur Blackston Crenshaw, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • Legacy NFS Source: M L Bragg -

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