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Charles Ray Brayton
Birth: Aug. 16, 1840
Warwick
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1910
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as Colonel and commander of the 3rd Rhode Island Heavy Artillery, then as Chief of Artillery for the Department of the South. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services during the war". After the war he became a prominent Rhode Island Republican politic boss, and controlled state politics and political patronage with businessman Marsden J. Perry and Senator Nelson W. Aldrich. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Daniel Brayton (1815 - 1887)
  Anna Ward Clarke Brayton (1820 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Antoinette Percival Belden Brayton (1840 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Antoinette Brayton Deming (1869 - 1893)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Ray Brayton (1840 - 1910)
  Abby Greene Brayton (1843 - 1844)*
  Anna Clarke Brayton Rhodes (1844 - 1912)*
  Francis Brayton (1846 - 1846)*
  Francis Brayton (1848 - 1858)*
  Josephine Brayton (1849 - 1849)*
  Jesse Maxson Brayton (1849 - 1849)*
  Mary Eliza Ward Brayton Arnold (1850 - 1932)*
  Emily Greene Brayton (1852 - 1852)*
  Abby Greene Brayton (1852 - 1852)*
  Margaret B. Brayton (1854 - 1910)*
  Infant Brayton (1856 - 1856)*
  William Daniel Brayton (1857 - ____)*
  Frances Brayton (1868 - 1872)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Swan Point Cemetery
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: Group 294, Lot 11
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Apr 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7339642
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