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Celia Vance Brittain
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Birth: 1795
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 22, 1879
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Celia (Vance) was born about 1795 in Buncombe county, North Carolina to Priscilla (Brank) Vance and David Vance of Revolutionary fame. She was also the aunt of Governor Zebulon B. Vance.

Celia married Benjamin Stringfield Brittain on 20 May 1817. They were the parents of Ann Catherine, Priscilla A., Benjamin Franklin, Marcus Lafayette, Celia D., Julius Wilson, Weldon E., and William Thomas.

Her husband served in the House of Commons from 1827-1829, and the Senate from 1832-1835. He also served in the Mexican-American War with the title of General. Celia died on May 22, 1879. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Vance (1745 - 1813)
  Priscilla Brank Vance (1756 - 1836)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Stringfield Brittain (1793 - 1864)*
 
 Children:
  Ann Catherine Brittain Mauney (1819 - 1905)*
  Priscilla Amanda Brittain Bean (1821 - ____)*
  Phillip Vance Brittain (1823 - 1885)*
  Benjamin Franklin Brittain (1825 - 1847)*
  Marcus Lafayette Brittain (1827 - 1904)*
  Julius Wilson Brittain (1829 - 1899)*
  Celia Delilah Brittain (1835 - 1865)*
  Weldon E. Brittain (1837 - 1864)*
  William Thomas Brittain (1838 - 1850)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Vance (1783 - 1849)*
  David Vance (1792 - 1844)*
  Celia Vance Brittain (1795 - 1879)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Harshaw Chapel Cemetery
Murphy
Cherokee County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Pam
Originally Created by: Chuck Garland
Record added: Jul 16, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5616155
Celia <i>Vance</i> Brittain
Added by: Chuck Garland
 
Celia <i>Vance</i> Brittain
Added by: Chuck Garland
 
 
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Gone but not forgotten
- Pam
 Added: Jun. 7, 2012
 
 
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