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Mary Frances Bragg Dinning
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1845
Gleason
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1940
Gleason
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA

Mary Frances Bragg was the daughter of William J. Bragg (1815 Va.-1885 Weakley Co. Tenn.) and wife, Jane Dunlap (1820 Henry Co. Tenn.-1876 Weakley Co. Tenn.) Mary was born on Oct. 31, 1845 in Tenn. She would join siblings Margaret Catherine (1843-1916), John Monroe Bragg (1848-1920), amd William Benjamin (1850-1924)
Mary would grow up and marry Thomas Jefferson Dinning and live on a farm 2 miles outside of Gleason, Tenn. and raise their children. Later in life, when Thomas was in bad health, Mary and Thomas moved into Gleason, Tenn. in 1903. He died the following year from a stroke on Nov. 2, 1904. He was buried in the Hopewell Cemetery, Gleason, Tenn.-Weakley Co. Mary would live many more years and die at a ripe old age on Feb. 3, 1940. She was buried beside her husband, Thomas.

Their Children:

STILLBORN SON-Dec. 1870

JOHN HENRY DINNING-1871-1959 buried Rose Hill Cem. Columbia, Tenn.-Maury Co.

UNNAMED DAUGHTER-May 1880-July or Aug 1880 (90 days)

WILLIAM GROVES DINNING Sr.-1875-1966 buried Maple Hill Cem. Helena, Ark.-Phillips Co.

WOODFORD WILSON DINNING-1884-1938 buried Maple Hill Cem. Helena, Ark.-Phillips Co. (bio by: Trudy Dinning Hester) 
 
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 Parents:
  William J. Bragg (1815 - 1885)
  Jane Dunlap Bragg (1820 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Jefferson Dinning (1842 - 1904)*
 
 Children:
  John Henry Dinning (1871 - 1959)*
  Woodford Wilson Dinning (1883 - 1938)*
  Thomas Norfleet Dinning (1912 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Katherine Bragg Bandy (1843 - 1916)*
  Mary Frances Bragg Dinning (1845 - 1940)
  William Benjamin Bragg (1850 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Mother"
 
Burial:
Hopewell Cemetery
Gleason
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: April Lieberman
Record added: Jan 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64017654
Mary Frances <i>Bragg</i> Dinning
Added by: April Lieberman
 
Mary Frances <i>Bragg</i> Dinning
Added by: April Lieberman
 
Mary Frances <i>Bragg</i> Dinning
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