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Elizabeth Ritchie Brane
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1820, Germany
Death: Jun. 18, 1872
Liberty Township
Wabash County
Indiana, USA

Age 52 yrs 1 mo 21 days

Elizabeth Brane, wife of Peter Brane, died in Wabash Co., Ind., on the 18th day of June, 1872, aged 52 years. Sister Brane, in her youth, was converted at a camp-meeting on Bro. C. Staley's land in the state of Maryland. From that period until the time of her death, she lived "soberly, righteously, and godly." As a wife, she had few equals; as a mother, she was most affectionate and kind; as a neighbor, she was benevolent, sympathic, and obliging. She was the mother of thirteen children, one of whom, in its infancy passed away. She was afflicted for several years. During the latter part of her illness her sufferings were very severe; but she evidenced much patience and a firm and unflinching trust in God. She enjoyed religious associations much, and was ever delighted with the visits of God's ministers. The loss to her companion, children and friends is very great; but she has gained exceedingly. L.W. Matthews

Transcribed from the John and Marilla Scott Brane family bible. Bible in the possession of Lisa Swanson Ellam. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Peter Esta Brane (1813 - 1894)
 
 Children:
  Mary Catherine Brane Pressler (1840 - 1927)*
  Sarah Ann Brane Gillespie (1842 - 1880)*
  Rebecca Jane Brane Gant (1845 - 1915)*
  David Peter Brane (1846 - 1941)*
  Ruannah Brane Owen (1850 - 1938)*
  Charlotte Elizabeth Brane Schoby (1851 - 1927)*
  Susannah Brane Jeffery (1851 - 1943)*
  Emaline Brane Armstrong (1855 - 1875)*
  Milton Samuel Brane (1857 - 1925)*
  Minerva Mariah Brane Michael (1863 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Center Grove Cemetery
Lincolnville
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Lisa Swanson Ellam
Originally Created by: v f
Record added: Apr 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35833197
Elizabeth <i>Ritchie</i> Brane
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Elizabeth <i>Ritchie</i> Brane
Added by: Lisa Swanson Ellam
 
Elizabeth <i>Ritchie</i> Brane
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- Lisa Swanson Ellam
 Added: Jun. 14, 2011
 
 
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