Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Braswells in:
 • Birdsville Cemetery
 • Birdsville
 • Livingston County
 • Kentucky
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Elijah Thomas Braswell
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 15, 1858
Livingston County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1934
Cecil
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA

Funeral services for Elijah Thomas Braswell, 76, who died at one o'clock Wednesday afternoon at his residence near Cecil, were hald at 1 o'clock this afternoon in Birdsville Baptist church.

Rev. Reid Barnes, of Princeton conducted the services. Burial was in the Birdsville cemetery.

Mr. Braswell was a member of the Chestnut Hill Methodist church. His death was due to an illness.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Minnie Braswell, nine sons, T.D. Braswell, St. Louis, Ernest Braswell, Paducah, W.R. Braswell, slidell, LA, R.L. Braswell, Paducah, C.L. Braswell, St. Louis, Harry Braswell, Paducah, Millard Braswell, Oak Station, Walter Braswell, Paducah, and Ruel Braswell, also of Paducah.

Two daughters, Mrs. Joe Green and Mrs. C. A Payne, Paducah, a sister, Mrs. Lennie Wooster, Birdsville and a brother, D.L. Braswell of Birdsville.

Elijah was previously married to Julia Chrischany Lay. They had 9 children together. After her death he married Minnie Josephine Thompson. They had 5 sons together. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Julia Chrischany Lay - Braswell (1859 - 1897)
  Minnie Josephine Thompson Braswell (1876 - 1944)
 
 Children:
  Naomi Julia Braswell Green (1882 - 1973)*
  Ernest Earl Braswell (1887 - 1937)*
  James Ward Braswell (1889 - 1919)*
  Verdia Lynn Braswell Payne (1892 - 1937)*
  Rupert Lay Braswell (1896 - 1937)*
  Courtney Lowrey Braswell (1902 - 1963)*
  Harry Braswell (1903 - 1962)*
  Freddie Millard Braswell (1904 - 1986)*
  Walter Hibbs Braswell (1908 - 1990)*
  Ruel Goodloe Braswell (1910 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Birdsville Cemetery
Birdsville
Livingston County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Karen Braswell
Record added: Jul 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39771319
Elijah Thomas Braswell
Added by: Dianne Lundy
 
Elijah Thomas Braswell
Added by: Dianne Lundy
 
Elijah Thomas Braswell
Added by: Karen Braswell
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Two of your great great grandchildren, Janalyn Crutchfield and Holly Jo Crutchfield. Nashville Tn
- Mary B. Bolin
 Added: Sep. 18, 2015
Rest in peace,Sir.
- Barbara Williams Peeler
 Added: Nov. 3, 2012

- Charles Lay
 Added: Jul. 27, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service