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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Francis Marion Bramlett Sr
Letitia K. Fortson
Francis M Bramlett
Sarah Bramlett
Letitia Hester Bramlett
Thomas Willburn Bramlett
Josephine Bramlett
John Benjamin Bramlett
Eugenia Bramlett

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World Events (8)


Age 12

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

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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