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William Herman Bragg

Male 1834 - 1906  (71 years)


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  • Name William Herman Bragg  [1, 2, 3
    Born 1 Dec 1834  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Nov 1906  Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried New Hope Cemetery, Milam, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • According the "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" by Edna McDaniel White and Blanche Finley Toole, William Bragg enlisted in the Confederate Army at Alexandria, Louisiana and served under Capt. T.J. Stafford, Vincent's Reg. Mounted Partisan Rangers, was taken prisoner at New Orleans May 26, 1865, and paroled June 3, 1865 at Alexandria.

      His tombstone is inscribed with LA Cop Co G 1 LA Calvary, Confederate States Army.
    • (Research):
      Census Information:

      1880 Census
      Texas, Sabine, Precinct 5
      FHL Film #1255325 NA Film # T9-1325
      Page 249A
      William Bragg Self M M W 46 Ga Farmer Va Ga
      Sarah Bragg Wf M F W 46 Ga Keeps House SC SC
      Henry M. Bragg Son M W 21 Fl Works on Farm Ga Ga
      Mary L. Bragg Dau S F W 17 La At Home Ga Ga
      David B. Bragg Son S M W 12 Tx Works on Farm Ga Ga
      Richard A. Bragg Son S M W 7 Tx Ga Ga
      Thomas A. Bragg Son M W 5 Tx Ga Ga

      1900 Census
      Texas, Sabine, Milam
      Enumerated 15 and 16 June 1900
      SD 8 ED 71 Sheets 8 B and 9A
      144-144
      Bragg, William Head W M Dec 1833 66 M 12 Ga Va Ga
      Bragg, Nancy C Wf W F Mach 1846 54 M 12 1/1 Tx Ga Ga
      Bragg, Thomas A Son W M Nov 1878 24 S Tx Ga Ala Farmer
      Bragg, Mary A Dtr W F Nov 1888 11 S Tx Ga Ala
      Neal, Wm A Gr. Son W M Jun 1883 16 S Tx Tx Tx
    Person ID I2125  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Family 1 Sarah Willie Register,   b. Abt 1834, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1885  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 1854  [1
    Children 
     1. William Jesse Bragg,   b. 22 Feb 1854, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1906, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     2. Sarah Frances Bragg,   b. Abt 1859, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1885  (Age ~ 26 years)
     3. Henry Malcom "Mack" Bragg,   b. 22 May 1859, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1908, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     4. Mary Ellen Bragg,   b. Abt 1863, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1886  (Age ~ 23 years)
     5. David Benjamin Bragg,   b. 6 Mar 1868, Isla, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1922, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     6. James Richard "Dick" Bragg,   b. 29 Oct 1873, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1942, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     7. Thomas Alfred Bragg,   b. 28 Apr 1875, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1917, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2006 
    Family ID F1391  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy ???,   b. Mar 1846, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1888  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Anna Frances Bragg,   b. 21 Nov 1888, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1974, Zwolle, Sabine Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2010 
    Family ID F1851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Dec 1834 - Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1888 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Nov 1906 - Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Hope Cemetery, Milam, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S461] White & Toole, "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" c. 1972.

    2. [S384] 1900 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls. This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1900 United States Federal Census, the Twelfth Census of the United States. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, address, relationship to the head of household, color or race, sex, month and year of birth, age at last birthday, marital status, number of years married, the total number of children born of the mother, the number of those children living, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, if the individual was foreign born, the year of immigration and the number of years in the United States, the citizenship status of foreign-born individuals over age twenty-one, occupation, and more. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1900 Federal Census.), Texas, Sabine, Milam Enumerated 15 and 16 June 1900 SD 8 ED 71 Sheets 8 B and 9A 144-144 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S928] McCary, Mackie & Kay "New Hope Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas" Cemetery Index ; http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txsabine/burials/.