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.
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.
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 …