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Eli Branic
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1844
Wake County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1905
Brown County
Kansas, USA

Henry Branick - born in 1820 in Surry County, North Carolina. Henry was killed by bushwhackers in Arkansas in 1865.

Julia Sabrina 'Siby' Dickens - born Jan. 31, 1824 in Surry County, North Carolina. She died at De Soto, Johnson County, Kansas on Aug. 14, 1892. No record has been located for her marriage to Henry Branick. They were probably married in 1840 or 1841.

Known children of Henry and Julia:
1. Elias Branick

2. Eli Branic

3. Levi 'Lee' Branick, born about 1848 in Surry County, North Carolina. Last living in Rutledge Township, McDonald County, Missouri in 1860.

4. Julia Zimmerman

5. Daniel Brannick

6. Amanda E Branick - born in 1858 in Surry County, North Carolina. She married David Bonham Harland Nov. 26, 1882 in Howell County, Missouri. She appears to have died in Howell County from childbirth in 1883. She was survived by her daughter, Lydda, born June 7, 1883 and died the next year in 1884.

7. Frances E Branick - born in 1862 in Arkansas. She married Preston Ramey May 13, 1879 in Miami County, Kansas. She also appears to have died from childbirth in 1884. Frances had three daughters, Anna Mary, Fannie F, and Maude, born in 1884 and died in 1886 (Miami County, Kansas).

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June 1, 1880 census. BRANIC.
Sherman Twp., Leavenworth Co., KS.
Eli, 33, Farmer, he & parents b.NC.
Eliza, 32, wife, b.VA, father b.IA, mother b.N.C.
Charles, 10, Son, b.KS.
Lavona, 8, dau, b.KS.
Louretta, 7, dau, b.KS.
Augusta (G or Y)., 2, dau, b.KS.

(Totally different birthdate for him in the newspaper)

   Eli Branic was born near Raleigh, North Carolina, on April 8, 1846, and died at his home in Irving township on September 9, 1905, of paralysis. He had been a resident of Kansas for 40 years, the last 10 of which were spent in Brown county. He leaves a widow, Mrs. Eliza Branic, and four children: O. L. Branic, of Hiawatha,; Mrs. J. E. Wolfley, of White Cloud; Mrs. Ed Scott, of Horton; and Mrs. J. A. Wolfley, of Hiawatha. Interment was made in the Wolfley cemetery in Irving township on Monday, September 11. The funeral was attended by the many friends made by long residence in that locality and by the many acts of kindness and charity extended to friends and neighbors, for which Mr. Branic will long be remembered.
   —Fri, Sep 15, 1905 Brown County World (Hiawatha, KS)
Family links: 
  Julia Sabrina Dicken Fipps (1824 - 1892)
  Eliza Goodson Branic (1847 - 1911)
  Levonia L. Branic Wolfley (1873 - 1954)*
  Eva Louretta Branic Scott (1876 - 1952)*
  Augusta Jessie Branic Wolfley (1879 - 1949)*
  Elias Branick (1842 - 1917)*
  Eli Branic (1844 - 1905)
  Julia Branick Zimmerman (1853 - 1927)*
  Daniel Brannick (1854 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Brown County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Keith in Kansas
Record added: Apr 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19010725
Eli Branic
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Eli Branic
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