Married: Julia J.(poss. middle name Jerucia) Cole daughter of David Cole (Memorial# 6834466) and Elisa/Eliza Curtis-Cole(#68344827) on 10 Aug 1862 in Hickory Grove, Grant, WI. Children: Frank Parker Brainard (or Brainerd) b. 9 Feb 1869, Boscobel, Grant, WI. Married Adelia Hart (b. Jul 1879 Haney, Crawford, WI) m. 23 Aug 1899, Haney Crawford, WI. Emma Brainard b. abt 1901 (poss. Emma L. b. 16 Oct 1900, Grant, WI).
Military: Civil War, Cprl, Co. B, 33 Wisconsin Infantry