William Jasper Brookshier

William Jasper Brookshier

Bedford County, Tennessee, USA
Death 2 Nov 1916 (aged 84)
Burial Sullivan County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 19994107 · View Source
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Son of William Thomas Brookshier and Sarah Hays. Husband of Mary McKinstray. Wm. Jasper Brookshier was born in Bedford Co., Tenn., 16 Oct 1832. Age 4 to Missouri. Age 10, parents purchased the farm north of Browning MO. Dec 1854 married Malinda Winegar. Nine children born, 5 boys and 4 girls. Living are Thomas, Mrs. Ellen Garrett and Edward who made his home with last 15 years. He enlisted in Co. F 1st MO. Calvery. 27 Aug 1869 his wife died leaving him alone with his little children. 4 Sept 1870 he married Mary Griffin. 5 children born. Living are Mrs. Rhetta Oaks and Mrs Essie Jones of Browning. Wife died 29 Oct 1899. He died 2 Nov 1916. Services at home, burial in the family plot on the Ferd Williams farm beside his companions. (The Browning Leader-Rrecord.)


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