Silas C Braly

Brief Life History of Silas C

When Silas C Braly was born in 1848, in Clay, Missouri, United States, his father, John Henry Braly, was 54 and his mother, Sarah Coddington, was 48. He lived in Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States in 1850. He died before 1874, in Clay, Missouri, United States.

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John Henry Braly
Sarah Coddington
Sarah A. Braly
Almarinda Braly
John Charles Braly
Alzira Braly
Emily Catherine Braly
Caroline Braly
Silas C Braly

Sources (2)

  • Silas Brawley in household of John Brawley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • The Bralys: A saga of the old South and Wild West by David Braly

World Events (4)


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Braley .

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

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