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ms1952 (#47533588)
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Bio Photo Brainerd, Brainard and Braynard are 99% interchangeable, though our immigrant ancestor's (Daniel Brainerd 1641-1715) grave marker is spelled Brainerd. See memorial # 47491853. Several lines started changing to ARD in the mid-1800s. Braynard was someone's attempt to be different. My line through William has consistently spelled it ERD.
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Tim Cook
RE: Picture 176295754
Picture added
Added by Tim Cook on Feb 14, 2017 4:49 PM
Elizabeth Brainard
The link you sent me was for one in Belgium. Not the same person.
Added by Romper90069 on Feb 13, 2017 10:56 AM
RE: Doris Bettinger #10063267
You're very welcomed, Elena!
Added by CryptoGram on Oct 10, 2016 7:50 AM
Bolles A Brainard
Sorry my ancestry is not active at this time
Added by Coleman on Aug 01, 2016 7:21 AM
I have come across a family Bible listing the Samuel S. Gardner family. Also listed is Harry Brainerd as the husband of Mary Gertrude Gardner. Are you related to this branch? I want to get this back to a family member. Any suggestions?
Added by Deberle on Jun 22, 2016 11:40 PM
Benjamin Brainerd #35747405
I accepted your edits. I added his obit from the Springfield newspaper, which stated he died in Menlo Park, Ca., so I also added that. Thanks for the edits.
Added by BjJ on Jun 07, 2016 6:21 AM
RE: Henry Weiss
I went out today. I loaded the new picture to both Bertha and Henry.
Susan M. Olson
Added by WCGS on Jun 06, 2016 4:53 PM
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I have submitted a link from daughter Adelmar Brainard Anderson to Helen Mar Gleason Brainard.

Adelbert was a solder the Civil War. He was in Company D, Massachusettsw 49th Infantry.

Helen and Adelbert were married in October 1878. He was a mechanical engineer and they lived in Chicago. He held quite a few patents. He was apparently deceased by 1898. By then Helen is listed as a widow in the city directories and a trustee is overseeing his patents.
Added by ol'mom on Jun 02, 2016 8:22 PM
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Thanks so much for creating this memorial. She is my great grandmother! My grandmother was Adelmar, daughter of Adelbert.
Added by ol'mom on Jun 02, 2016 7:51 PM
RE: Henry Weiss
Now that the weather is better, I will go out and get a better picture.
Susan M. Olson
Webster County Gen. Soc.
Added by WCGS on Jun 02, 2016 1:55 PM
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