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Samuel Houston Braly
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1867
Rogersville
Lauderdale County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1961
Tulia
Swisher County
Texas, USA


Samuel Houston Braly was born 18 Oct 1867, in Rogersville, Lauderdale, Alabama to Millege Brittan Braly and Frances Elizabeth Landman Braly. As the first-born, he was given the names of his two grandfathers - Hiram Houston Braly and Samuel "Saul" Landman. He grew-up in Lauderdale County farming and raising livestock. When over-planted soil was too poor to grow crops - the Braly family moved to Texas, eventually ending up in Montague/Wise counties south of the Red River.

In Audubon,Wise County, Texas Sam married Ida Viola Wilson on 10 Nov 1891. They had ten children - 3 buried at New Harp, Montague, TX - the others lived to adulthood and are buried at various Texas locations and CA.

He was a Board Member of Swisher County School Board - and an ordained Elder in the First Presbyterian Church in Tulia. He farmed and raised stock his entire lifetime - and always produced a large garden of vegetables and fruit. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Millege Brittan Braly (1836 - 1910)
  Frances Elizabeth Landman Braly (1841 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Viola Wilson Braly (1875 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Archie Claude Braly (1893 - 1897)*
  William Mason Braly (1895 - 1997)*
  Robert Houston Braly (1897 - 1972)*
  Terrell Braly (1898 - 1970)*
  Mary Moselle Braly (1900 - 1900)*
  Avise May Braly (1901 - 1906)*
  Opal Rae Bralley Page (1903 - 1991)*
  Samuel Joy Clayton Bralley (1906 - 2001)*
  Arthur Pearl Bralley (1907 - 1996)*
  Weldon Morgan Bralley (1914 - 1983)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Houston Braly (1867 - 1961)
  William Franklin Braly (1869 - 1918)*
  Mary Lavinia Braly Elliott (1871 - 1940)*
  George Andrew Braly (1875 - 1962)*
  Sarah Frances Braly (1878 - 1878)*
  Mason M Braly (1880 - 1881)*
  Lela Elvira Braly Wright (1883 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Tulia
Swisher County
Texas, USA
Plot: Lot#185
 
Maintained by: Dee78639n Braly
Originally Created by: Jesse Scott
Record added: Jun 21, 2011
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- Dee78639n Braly
 Added: Jan. 1, 2014
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- Deen Braly
 Added: Jul. 3, 2012

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 Added: Jan. 31, 2012
 
 
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