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Alonzo Washington Brockway
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1824
Malone
Franklin County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1894
Brownsville
Haywood County
Tennessee, USA

Born to William C Brockway. His father fought in War of 1812; at age 19 AWB went west to Ft. Brady where an older bro., Rev. Wm. H. Brockway, was chaplain in U. S. army. In 1849 went to California, arriving in Sacramento Valley July of that year; returned to the "States" in 1851 and became cashier, Forest City Bank, Cleveland, Ohio; moved to Brownsville, Tenn. in 1869 and established the Brownsville Savings Bank which he served as cashier until his death; left a widow. He lived a remarkable life which you can read an online book "Sketches of Prominent Tennesseans" by William Spear (1888). He was married to Juliette Meigs (1823-97) of Malone, NY in Dec 1851. They had a boy named William Guy Brockway born in Cleveland in 1858. 
 
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 Parents:
  Betsey Hadley Clough (1782 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Juliette Meigs Brockway (1823 - 1897)
 
 Siblings:
  John Sumner (1810 - 1890)*
  William Hadley Brockway (1813 - 1891)*
  Daniel D. Brockway (1815 - 1899)*
  Alonzo Washington Brockway (1824 - 1894)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Brownsville
Haywood County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Douglas Robinson
Record added: Mar 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87118216
Alonzo Washington Brockway
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