Mary Florence Bratton

23 February 1852–27 June 1907 (Age 55)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Florence

When Mary Florence Bratton was born on 23 February 1852, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, George Washington Bratton, was 37 and her mother, Mary Palmer Graves, was 33. She married Landon Rich on 10 October 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1870 and Richville, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 27 June 1907, in Grace, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Grace Cemetery, Caribou, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Landon Rich
1840–1908
Mary Florence Bratton
1852–1907
Marriage: 10 October 1872
Phebe Rich
1873–1952
Mary Florence Rich
1875–1954
Landon Lorenzo Rich
1877–1930
Charles Colson Bratton Rich
1879–1921
Favorette Bratton Rich
1882–1959
George Rich
1885–1951
Rodney Rich
1889–1939
Cyral Rich
1892–
Cyril Adelbert Rich
1892–1945

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 October 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1860: Davis, Utah Territory, United States 1862: Morgan, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Morgan, Utah, United States
    1863
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 15
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the places called Bratten (in Shropshire, Somerset, and Wiltshire) or from Bratton Clovelly or Bratton Fleming in Devon. The Shropshire and Somerset places are named with Old English brōc ‘brook’ + tūn ‘settlement’. The Wiltshire and Devon names are from Old English brǣc ‘newly cultivated ground’ + tūn.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Brattin
    Bratten

    Sources (25)

    • Florence Porter in household of John S Porter, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Florence Britton in entry for Charles C Rich and Lavera Mae Buckley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Mary Florence Bratton in entry for Favorette B Hayes, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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