Franklin Stevenson Bramwell

8 June 1859–25 September 1926 (Age 67)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Franklin Stevenson

When Franklin Stevenson Bramwell was born on 8 June 1859, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Walter Bramwell Sr, was 36 and his mother, Mary Ann Stevenson, was 36. He married Emily Neal Egginson on 16 December 1880, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1910 and Oregon, United States in 1926. He died on 25 September 1926, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Masonic Cemetery, La Grande, Union, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Stevenson Bramwell
1859–1926
Emily Neal Egginson
1864–1914
Marriage: 16 December 1880
Franklin Charles Bramwell
1881–1943
Lester Henry Bramwell
1885–1961
Ellen Amelia Bramwell
1889–1908
Irving Myron Bramwell
1891–1962
LaRetta Martha Ann Harriett Bramwell
1895–1967
Arthur Lovell Bramwell
1900–1977
Gladis Ruby Bramwell
1903–1982

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 December 1880Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1861
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries - 1861: Baker, Oregon, United States; 1864: Union, Oregon, United States
    1863
    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1880 · The Great Gale of 1880
    Age 21
    The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire):habitational name from Bramhall in Cheshire, with hypercorrect substitution of -well in the final syllable.possibly also a habitational name from Bramwell in Somerset, but the evidence of the geographical distribution in England makes this origin unlikely.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bramble
    Bransfield
    Bramhall

    Story Highlight

    Out of the Past

    We arrived in Seattle October 8, 1901. Such a winter--I was cold all the time. There were no Saints here, so I wrote Elder George Parkinson, our Mission President in Portland, but he had left and it w …

    Sources (36)

    • Franklin Stevensen Bramwell in entry for Gladys Ruby Bramwell Stewart, "Oregon, Center for Health Statistics, Birth Records, 1903-1918"
    • Franklin S Bramwellf, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • F. S. Bramwell in entry for Ernest Wangsgard and Melba Bramwell, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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