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John Brashear
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Birth: unknown
Death: Dec. 2, 1882
Crawford County
Illinois, USA

Son of Ithra Brashear, Sr. and Hannah Elizabeth Middleton Brashear. Husband of Louisa Higgins Brashear, daughter of Levi Higgins and Catherine Simons. John is buried in Palestine Cemetery in unmarked grave.

Children of John Brashear and Louisa Higgins Brashear were:

1. Hannah Brashear, born circa 1842. Married WIlliam Henry Harrison Essex on March 26, 1857 in Crawford County, Illinois.

2. Ira Brashear, born circa 1844 and married 1st Rhonda Wallace, and 2nd Rhoda Jane Childs.

3.Ithra Brashear, V, born circa 1846 an died 1868, buried in Dickinson Cemetery, never married.

4. Leander Brashear, born circa 1847 and died circa 1885. Married Henrietta Tharewell.

5. Amos Brashear, born Aug 1849 and married Margaret Ann Last Name Unknown. 
Family links: 
  Ithra Brashear (1774 - 1863)
  Blanton Brashears*
  John Brashear (____ - 1882)
  Middleton Brashear (1801 - 1862)*
  Basil Brashear (1805 - 1858)*
  Elias Brashear (1807 - 1866)*
  Susannah Brashear Patton (1817 - 1855)*
*Calculated relationship
Palestine Cemetery
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Record Hunter
Record added: Sep 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97612188
John Brashear
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