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Pvt Cornelius Brackin, Jr
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1841
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1875
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

PVT. Cornelius Bracken was the son of Cornelius and Rebecca Brackin. The family name is variously spelled "Bracken" in the research. He served his country as a Union soldier during the Civil War. PVT. Brackin as a member of Co. I., 157th Ohio National Guard Infantry.

{Cornelius, Sr. was born in Co. Fermanagh, Ireland in 1796. The date of his death, and place of burial are unknown.} This info was supplied by Contributor, lwinslow, #46875728. Thanks!

Obit:
"Carroll Chronicle", Carrollton, Ohio, Friday, November 19, 1875.

"Brackin--died November 16, 1875, after an illness of three weeks, of typhoid fever, at his residence near Pittsburgh, {PA} Cornelius Brackin, aged 35 years. deceased has been engaged in the mercantile business in this county, in Petersburg and also in Perrysville. For some time past he has been engaged in business at 103 Wood Street, Pittsburgh. His remains arrived yesterday afternoon, and were conveyed to Pleasant Grove Church, where a funeral sermon was delivered by Mr. Teter, and the body consigned to its last resting place."

Obit. information researched by Richard Paul Culler of Carrollton, Ohio. Thanks! 
 
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 Parents:
  Rebecca Brooks Brackin (1796 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth G. Busby Brackin (1846 - 1914)*
 
 Children:
  Irene L. Brackin Marshall (1866 - 1931)*
  Harry Clyde Brackin (1872 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ann Margaret Brackin Capper (1815 - 1856)*
  Margaret Brackin Cassidy (1820 - 1899)*
  Richard Brackin (1823 - 1903)*
  Eliza Brackin Tope (1828 - 1896)*
  Henry Brackin (1832 - 1886)*
  John Brackin (1835 - 1912)*
  Rebecca Brackin Tope (1838 - 1924)*
  Cornelius Brackin (1841 - 1875)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Civil War Veteran, Pvt in 157th Reg. Ohio Infantry
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Carroll County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Git 'Er Dug
Record added: Dec 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62748891
Pvt Cornelius Brackin, Jr
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Pvt Cornelius Brackin, Jr
Added by: Ronald Colaprete
 
Pvt Cornelius Brackin, Jr
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- GL
 Added: Jul. 8, 2012
With honor your cousin
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