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Edith Mary Boyer Brainerd
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Birth: Apr., 1875
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1940
Covert
Van Buren County
Michigan, USA

Edith was mother to Wilson B Brainard's 5 children starting when Wilson was 58 yrs old. Edith was Wilson's third wife. He had no children with the first two. The obit tells about the children and of Wilson as a "well known Civil War veteran who died in 1923".

The Hartford Day Spring, Wednesday, November 27, 1940, page 6

COVERT LADY DIES

Mrs. Edith May Brainard, 85 (sic), widow of Wilson Brainard, well known Civil war veteran who died in 1923, died Tuesday morning at her home in Covert following a stroke of paralysis.

She is survived by two sons, Wilson Brainard of Kalamazoo and Duane Brainard of Coloma, and two daughters, Mrs. Martha Burrows of Benton Harbor and Mrs. Mable Davis of Paw Paw, and seven grandchildren.

Funeral rites for her will be held from the Calvin funeral home at Covert Friday at 2 o'clock, with burial in Covert cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Grafton Boyer (1842 - 1916)
  Malinda Kring Boyer (1847 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  Wilson B Brainerd (1846 - 1924)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward E. Boyer (1868 - 1892)*
  Emma Viola Boyer (1869 - 1938)*
  Edith Mary Boyer Brainerd (1875 - 1940)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Covert Cemetery
Covert
Van Buren County
Michigan, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 19, 2011
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