William Branham

  • Birth 28 Jun 1848 Carter County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 11 Jun 1864 Andersonville, Sumter County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Andersonville National Historic Site, Macon County, Georgia, USA
  • Plot , Row: 1847
  • Memorial ID 51151838

His name is spelled as Branham in his service records and is therefore incorrect on his monument

Son of Leroy Branon and Emma Harmon.

Enlisted in the Union Army on June 19, 1863 in Somerset, Kentucky for three years then was assigned to the 2nd TN Volunteer Inf.

Captured at Rogersville, TN on Nov. 6, 1863. Treated in a hospital in Richmond, VA and again in April of 1864, in Andersonville, GA prison camp.

Cause of death is listed as anasarca.

Family Members

Gravesite Details PVT F 2 TENN INF, Union Troop





  • Maintained by: M Branon
  • Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 15 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51151838
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Branham (28 Jun 1848–11 Jun 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51151838, citing Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville National Historic Site, Macon County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by M Branon (contributor 46821153) .