Aug. 10, 1934 Blue Springs Jackson County Missouri, USA
Emily Patterson was born in NY but the location and names of her parents are still unknown to the author of this bio. She was in an orphanage in Ohio. Little known of her early life. She married Charles Edward Brann very early, possibly right after leaving the orphange, at about the age of 14.
They started their family in Ohio. Sometime between 1880 and 1890 Charles and Emily moved from Ohio to Missouri where the remainder of their children were born.
She is the 2nd great-grandmother of the contributor of this memorial, Melissa (Springer) Robards.