Letitia Hester Bramlett

about 1849–
Chickasaw, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Letitia Hester

When Letitia Hester Bramlett was born about 1849, in Chickasaw, Mississippi, United States, her father, Francis Marion Bramlett Sr, was 34 and her mother, Letitia K. Fortson, was 24. She lived in New Hope, Harrison, Mississippi, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Francis Marion Bramlett Sr
1815–1886
Letitia K. Fortson
1825–1887
Francis M Bramlett
1843–1862
Sarah Bramlett
1847–
Letitia Hester Bramlett
1849–
Thomas Willburn Bramlett
1852–1933
Josephine Bramlett
1846–1915
John Benjamin Bramlett
1852–1922
Eugenia Bramlett
1856–1925

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World Events (8)

1861

Age 12

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 32

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained. This American family name was widespread recorded in England in the 17th century, especially in Durham and Yorkshire, but has died out in present-day England.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Essie Musgrave in household of Francis M Bramlet, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Hester Bramlett in household of F M Bramlett, "United States Census, 1860"

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