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Ida Viola Wilson Braly
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Birth: Jan. 12, 1875
Lewisville (Denton County)
Denton County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 1960
Tulia
Swisher County
Texas, USA


Daughter, and eleventh child of Hardin D. Wilson and Mary Caroline McDonnel Wilson. Married to Samuel Houston Braly on 10 Nov 1891 in Audubon, Wise County, Texas

Ida Viola was called "Mamie" by her first grandchild - Dena Earle Keim, and all the grandchildren who followed her. She loved the moniker and eventually the entire family called her "Mamie". She & husband Samuel Houston Braly had ten children. They were faithful members of Tulia's First Presbyterian Church, where Sam was an ordained Elder and Ida spent hours in the church basement preparing weekly meals for the local Kiwanis and Lions Clubs to raise money during the Depression for the first pipe-organ in Swisher County.

She always maintained a large garden and orchard for canning and "putting-up" fruits and vegetables. Her hobbies included quilting and darning.

Amarillo Globe-Times Thursday June 14, 1960

TULIA June 14 - Funeral services for Mrs. S.H. Braly, 85, of Tulia, were held this afternoon in the First Presbyterian Church of Tulia with the Rev. Lewis Koerselman, pastor, officiating.

Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery here.

Mrs. Braly died Saturday morning in Swisher County Hospital. She had been a resident of Swisher County since 1920, having moved here from Hale County.

Survivors include her husband, S. H. Braly; six sons, Bill Braly of Odessa, R.H. Braly and Terrell Braly, both of Tulia, J.C. Bralley of Compton, Calif., A.P. Bralley of Amarillo, and Weldon Bralley of Houston; one daughter, Mrs. Rae Kellock of Orange, Calif., eleven grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
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 Parents:
  Hardin D. Wilson (1821 - 1876)
  Mary Caroline McDonnel Wilson (1833 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Houston Braly (1867 - 1961)
 
 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:
  Sarah Jane Wilson (1850 - 1851)*
  Artensia Elivia Wilson Barkley (1852 - 1929)*
  Ophelia Day Wilson Miller (1854 - 1926)*
  Martha Ann Wilson Melton (1856 - 1936)*
  Mary Elizabeth Wilson Oliver (1858 - 1890)*
  John Given Wilson (1860 - 1905)*
  Hardin D. Wilson (1862 - 1864)*
  Nancy Jane Wilson Sizemore (1868 - 1951)*
  Hattie Madora Wilson Stanfield (1870 - 1943)*
  William Morgan Wilson (1873 - 1940)*
  Ida Viola Wilson Braly (1875 - 1960)
  Robert Walter Wilson (1876 - 1936)*
 
*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
Find A Grave Memorial# 71750461
Ida Viola <i>Wilson</i> Braly
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Ida Viola <i>Wilson</i> Braly
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Ida Viola <i>Wilson</i> Braly
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- eightisenough
 Added: Aug. 21, 2013
Mamie - The orchard has plenty of grapes - so we can make grape jelly again this year!
- Deen Braly
 Added: May. 2, 2012

- D. E. Beeson
 Added: Jan. 31, 2012
 
 
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