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Davidson Bradfute
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Birth: 1781
Bedford County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1831
Lynchburg
Lynchburg City
Virginia, USA

Family's farm was just west
of Lynchburg near what is
now New London.

Married 1 Jun 1809 to Maria Byrd
Henrico, Virginia, USA
Maria was the grand daughter
of William Byrd III of
Westover Plantation

Moved to Lynchburg, Va abt 1813

Children:
Otway Byrd Bradfute 18111859
Lelia Ann Bradfute 18121843
Evelyn Carter Bradfute 18141842
Maria Champe Bradfute 18161839
Rosalie Tucker Bradfute 18201881
Margaret Elizabeth Bradfute 18201898
Ellen Virginia Bradfute 18231897
Maria Cabell Bradfute 1824

His funeral was performed
in the St. Paul's Episcopal
Church on 18 Sep 1831.
He should be buried in
Lynchburg, Va, but since
Diuguid does not have a
record he is probably buried
at his father's farm since
we don't have a location for
his parent's graves also.

Margaret Cabell, in "Sketches and Recollections of Lynchburg", described Davidson Bradfute as being upright, kind, and industrious; so much so that he commanded a high station of affection and respect in his circle of family and friends. His early death was a great calamity to his family. For many years he and his family resided in the house later occupied by Alexander Tompkins; and, their hospitality was known to all.

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER
Published in Washington D. C. 1831
Date: Sept. 10, 1831
BRADFUTE, Davidson, cashier of the
Farmer's Bank of Lynchburg, Va.,
died Aug. 31, at Sweet Springs, Va.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Bradfute (1749 - 1816)
  Sarah Irvine Bradfute (____ - 1807)
 
 Spouse:
  Maria Byrd Bradfute (1786 - 1854)
 
 Children:
  Lelia Ann Bradfute Norvell (1812 - 1843)*
  Evelyn Carter Bradfute Penn (1814 - 1842)*
  Maria Champe Bradfute Lucas (1816 - 1839)*
  Rosalie Tucker Bradfute Freeland (1820 - 1881)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Bradfute Warwick (1820 - 1898)*
  Ellen Virginia Bradfute Conway (1823 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  Davidson Bradfute (1781 - 1831)
  Archibald Bradfute (1786 - 1865)*
  Robert Bradfute (1794 - 1861)*
  James Hamilton Bradfute (1801 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: RF
Record added: Jan 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46478675
 


- Suzie Nash
 Added: Nov. 25, 2014

- RF
 Added: Jan. 9, 2010
 
 
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