Gregory Braswell Brantley

Male28 January 1889–21 December 1966

Brief Life History of Gregory Braswell

When Gregory Braswell Brantley was born on 28 January 1889, in Zebulon, Wake, North Carolina, United States, his father, Christopher Sherwood Brantley, was 27 and his mother, Aradella Margaret Hood, was 20. He married Katherine Lucille Taylor on 30 April 1918, in Wake, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Seventy-First Township, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Cumberland, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States in 1950. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 21 December 1966, in Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gregory Braswell Brantley
1889–1966
Katherine Lucille Taylor
1898–1989
Marriage: 30 April 1918
Gregory Braswell Brantley Jr
1919–1962
Wilbur Taylor Brantley
1922–1996
Camelia Joyce Brantley
1924–1985
Emily Jane Brantley
1928–1997

Sources (37)

  • Gregory B Brantley, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Gregory Braswell Brantley - Published information: birth-name: Gregory Braswell Brantley
  • Gregory B Brantley, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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  • Marriage
    30 April 1918Wake, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

    Age 8

    In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 21

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Swiss German Brändli or South German and Swiss German Brändle: topographic name for someone who lived near a place where there had been a forest fire or in an area of town that had burned down.

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

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