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Mary Jane Branch Brockett Davis
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1831
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1886
North Carolina, USA

I can only assume that Mary asked to be buried with first husband, Griffith Brockett, since he appeared to die in war (1863) and perhaps she expected her second husband to marry again.

1) From Wayne County, NC - Marriages: MARRIAGE REGISTER 1867-1872:

W.E. Davis to Mary J. Brocket on 17 November 1870 Page 18
Parents of Groom: H.D. Davis and Penelope Davis
Parents of Bride: Aron Branch and Elizah Branch
Place of Marriage: Mrs. Brocket
Married by: S.McKinnon, M.G.

2) 1870 Census:
Name: Mary J Brocket
Gender: Female
Spouse: W E Davis
Spouse Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 17 Nov 1870
Marriage County: Wayne
Marriage State: North Carolina
Source Vendor: North Carolina State Archives

From Dawn Branch King, via e-mail on 10-23-2012 
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  Griffith John Brockett (1831 - 1863)
Mary J Davis
Wife Of
Griffith J Brockett
Born June 3, 1831
Died Dec 22, 1886
Rest Mother, Rest In Quiet Sleep
While Friends In Sorrow
O'er Thee Weep
Willow Dale Cemetery
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: J R & T D White
Record added: Jun 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92580811
Mary Jane <i>Branch</i> Brockett Davis
Added by: J R & T D White
Mary Jane <i>Branch</i> Brockett Davis
Added by: J R & T D White
Mary Jane <i>Branch</i> Brockett Davis
Added by: J R & T D White
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