Frances Ellen Brazil

1929–9 September 2002 (Age 73)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Frances Ellen

When Frances Ellen Brazil was born in 1929, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Lonnie Clarence Brazil, was 21 and her mother, Ethel Cochran, was 21. She married Johnnie Thomas Gatlin on 25 May 1946, in Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States. She lived in Bryant Township, Saline, Arkansas, United States in 1940 and Benton, Arkansas, United States for about 17 years. She died on 9 September 2002, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Johnnie Thomas Gatlin
Frances Ellen Brazil
Marriage: 25 May 1946

Spouse and Children

25 May 1946
Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 0

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 20

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Breasail ‘descendant of Breasal’, a byname meaning ‘strife’. The accent is on the first syllable.2 Spanish and Portuguese: variant of Brasil .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Francis E Bragie in household of Lonnie C Bragie, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frances Brazil in household of Lonnie Brazil, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mrs Frankie Frady in entry for Mrs Ethel Cochran, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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