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Elder Emanuel Britton
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1810
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1874
Georgia, USA

Emanuel Britton was the son of John and Mary Britton, both from Virginia. Emanuel was born in Georgia, in either Jasper or Butts County.

Emanuel married Jane L. Smith on July 10th, 1828 in Butts Co., GA. They had 12 children. After her death, Emanuel married Lucy Smith (his brother-in-law's widow) on Aug 11, 1864 in Coweta Co., Ga. They had no issue.

Emmanuel Britton was a pastor and farmer.

From 1851 to 1853 he was Pastor of Mt Zion Baptist Church, in Troup Co., Ga.
Source: Troup Co., Ga History, p16 courtesy of Tommie Brittain, author of The Brittain Family of America.

From 1859 to 1862 he was Pastor of Mt Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church in Stroud, Chambers Co., Ala. The church is located on US Hwy 431, 15mi north of Lafayette, AL.
Source: Mt. Pisgah Church Records (1837-1998) submitted by Don L. Clark, Lafayette, AL, to the published book, The Heritage of Chambers County, Alabama.

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About 1970, his descendants placed a new granite marker at his grave as the old limestone marker was almost illegible.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jane L. Smith Britton (1810 - 1864)*
 
 Children:
  John J. Britton (1829 - ____)*
  Mary Elizabeth Britton Powell (1831 - ____)*
  George W. Brittain (1832 - 1898)*
  Thomas Jefferson Britton (1835 - 1862)*
  Orrin Cory Brittain (1837 - 1901)*
  James Wayne Britton (1842 - 1914)*
  William Berry Columbus Brittain (1844 - 1900)*
  Josie Britton Moseley (1854 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In Memory of Elder E. Britton
Was Bornd Apr 11, 1810
And Departed This
Life Dec __, 1874

 
Burial:
Whatley Cemetery
Troup County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: A. Liles Hok
Originally Created by: EleanorB
Record added: Dec 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31999871
Elder Emanuel Britton
Added by: Donald Flynn
 
Elder Emanuel Britton
Added by: EleanorB
 
 
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The story grows, 4th-great grandfather.
- A. Liles Hok
 Added: Oct. 22, 2013
I'm so glad to have found you, my gggg-grandfather.
- A. Liles Hok
 Added: Aug. 9, 2013

- sunfire333
 Added: Dec. 26, 2012
 
 
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