Pvt James R Brummage

4 September 1826–6 August 1902 (Age 75)
Marion, Preston, Virginia, United States

The Life of James R

Pvt James R Brummage was born on 4 September 1826, in Marion, Preston, Virginia, United States as the son of Emily Brumage. He married Margaret Jane McDougal on 26 March 1850, in Marion, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Mannington, Marion, West Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 6 August 1902, in Marion, Preston, Virginia, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Pvt James R Brummage
1826–1902
Mary E. Sharp
1837–1888
Marriage: 19 December 1861
Jesse W. Ellsworth Brummage
1862–1944
James Sheridan Brumage
1865–1931
Ella Minnie Brummage
1868–1902
Thomas E Brummage
1870–1893
Brummage
1871–
Dora Rebecca Brummage
1872–1874
Elisha Dewillis Brummage
1874–1944
Elisha Drucilla Brummage
1875–1944

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 December 1861
Marion, West Virginia, United States
children

(8)

    Male1862–1944Male

    James Sheridan Brumage

    Male1865–1931Male

    Ella Minnie Brummage

    Female1868–1902Female

    Thomas E Brummage

    Male1870–1893Male

    Brummage

    Female1871–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Emily Brumage

    Female1811–1870Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 18

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 20

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bromage, a habitational name from Bromwich in the West Midlands, named in Old English with brōm ‘broom’ (the shrub) + wīc ‘outlying dairy farm’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James R Brumage, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James R Brummage, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • James R. Brummage in entry for Louisa Mathews, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

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