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Peter Esta Brane
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1813
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Apr. 6, 1894
Liberty Township
Wabash County
Indiana, USA

Peter Brane died at Lincolnville, Ind., April 6, 1894, aged 80 years, 8 months, and 9 days. He was born in Maryland, converted at the house of Father Doup, when eighteen years of age, joined the United Brethern Church, and lived one of the most devoted Christians, serving as class leader for forty years. He often referred to his conversion, saying that he went to church a swearing sinner, but went home a praying christian. In 1837 he was married to Elizabeth Richey. To them were born nine daughters and four sons. One died in infancy. Ten living are all members of the United Brethern church. His wife died in 1872, and before he died he motioned with his hand saying, "There is mother." Funeral services were attended by a very large number of friends. J.R. Brown.

Transcribed from the John and Marilla Scott Brane family bible. Bible in the possession of Lisa Swanson Ellam. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Brane (1784 - 1870)
  Catharine Schmidt Brane (1777 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ritchie Brane (1820 - 1872)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Catherine Brane Pressler (1840 - 1927)*
  Sarah Ann Brane Gillespie (1842 - 1880)*
  Rebecca Jane Brane Gant (1845 - 1915)*
  David Peter Brane (1846 - 1941)*
  Ruannah Brane Owen (1850 - 1938)*
  Charlotte Elizabeth Brane Schoby (1851 - 1927)*
  Susannah Brane Jeffery (1851 - 1943)*
  Emaline Brane Armstrong (1855 - 1875)*
  Milton Samuel Brane (1857 - 1925)*
  Minerva Mariah Brane Michael (1863 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peter Esta Brane (1813 - 1894)
  Daniel Beig Brane (1817 - 1896)*
  Abraham Brane (1822 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Center Grove Cemetery
Lincolnville
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Lisa Swanson Ellam
Originally Created by: v f
Record added: Apr 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35833516
Peter Esta Brane
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Peter Esta Brane
Added by: Lisa Swanson Ellam
 
Peter Esta Brane
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- Lisa Swanson Ellam
 Added: Jun. 14, 2011
 
 
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