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Zedney Herbert "Herby" Branscum
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1898
Stone County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1938
Okmulgee County
Oklahoma, USA

Zedney Herbert Branscum was the son of Emanuel Mavity Branscum and Mary Jane Rorie Branscum. Z. Herbert Branscum, 39-year old farmer, died at his home near Okemah, OK at 2:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, 1938. He succumbed to an attack of pneumonia. Survivors include his Father, E.M. Branscum, a brother, William Arthur Branscum and a sister, Martha Rebecca "Mattie" Branscum Balentine: He is also survived by several 1/2 brothers and sisters.
Funeral services were held Jan. 15, 1938 at 2:00 p.m. at Okemah under the direction of the Buchanan Funeral Home.

Herbert was an educator in Stone County. He taught his younger, half-brother, Nelson, his multiplication facts. The teacher told the class that the first one to know their facts would receive a prize. Nelson and Herbert worked and worked. Nelson was the first to recite them correctly and won the prize. It was a small wooden box full of brand new pencils. 
Family links: 
  Emanuel Mavity Branscum (1870 - 1946)
  Mary Jane Rorie Branscum (1873 - 1901)
  William Arthur Branscum (1893 - 1955)*
  Martha Rebecca Branscum Balentine (1894 - 1956)*
  Zedney Herbert Branscum (1898 - 1938)
  Dosha Octivene Branscum Neal (1902 - 1985)**
  Ina Josephine Branscum Clark (1904 - 1983)**
  Roy George Elzie Branscum (1907 - 1983)**
  Gertrude Savannah Branscum Gregory (1909 - 1986)**
  Corbie "Nelson" Branscum (1911 - 1975)**
  Beatrice Luisi Branscum Dority (1913 - 1974)**
  Jessie Jewel Branscum (1916 - 1983)**
  Infant Son Branscum (1919 - 1919)**
  Thurman Emanuel Branscum (1920 - 1997)**
  Rose Marie Branscum Skaggs (1923 - 1975)**
  Carl Herman Branscum (1925 - 2000)**
  John Leyon Branscum (1929 - 2014)**
*Calculated relationship
Highland Park Cemetery
Okmulgee County
Oklahoma, USA
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