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Lillian Jane Guest Branson
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1872
Bear Valley
Mariposa County
California, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1944
Madera County
California, USA

WOMAN, 72, BORN IN BEAR VALLEY DIES

MADERA (Madera Co.) Sept 12 - Mrs. Lillian J. Branson, 72, a native of Bear Valley, Mariposa County, died in a local hospital yesterday afternoon following a long illness. She had been a resident of Madera County for the last 45 years.

Mrs. Branson, past president of the Native Daughters chapter and a member of the Woodcraft and Thimble Club, is survived by her husband, John S. Branson; one son, Joe Branson, Santa Ana; a daughter, Mrs. Paul Stefanelli, Madera; two sisters, Mrs. May English, Oregon and Mrs. Anna Gourgute, Fresno; five grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Services will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the Madera Funeral Home with Rev. Ralph Cox of Bakersfied officiating. Burial will be in Arbor Vitae Cemetery.

~ The Fresno Bee Republican, Tues., 12 Sep 1944
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Contributed by Harley Lusher (47280422):
Her maiden name is Guest; Lillian Jane (Guest) Branson.
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Contributed by Rose (46948525):
Per CA death records, her birth date is 24 Dec 1872. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John William Guest (1829 - 1889)
  Elizabeth Tracy Guest (1833 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  John Sevier Branson (1868 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Jefferson Branson (1893 - 1921)*
  Dorothy Arleen Branson Stefanelli (1907 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Mathew Guest (1853 - 1895)*
  John William Guest (1854 - 1922)*
  Phillip Benjamin Guest (1856 - 1905)*
  Mary Hannah Guest English (1860 - 1870)*
  Eli Guest (1861 - ____)*
  Lucy Eugenia Guest McElligott (1862 - 1922)*
  Annie E Guest Gourguet (1864 - 1945)*
  Mary Hanna Guest English (1868 - 1949)*
  Lillian Jane Guest Branson (1872 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mother
Lillian J Branson
1872 - 1944
 
Burial:
Arbor Vitae Cemetery
Madera
Madera County
California, USA
Plot: Blk 1, Row 19, next to John.
 
Created by: Linda Applegate Brown
Record added: Jul 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39050681
Lillian Jane <i>Guest</i> Branson
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Lillian Jane <i>Guest</i> Branson
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Lillian Guest-Branson was my Grandfather's sister. She was the daughter of John(birth: England) and Elizabeth Tracy-Guest (Birth: Ohio.)May she rest in peace.
- Clayton J. Guest
 Added: Aug. 16, 2015

- Linda Applegate Brown
 Added: Jul. 4, 2009
 
 
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