Delia Aurinda <I>Ferris</I> Brainard

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Delia Aurinda Ferris Brainard

  • Birth 7 Mar 1843 Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 7 Feb 1911 Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Lot 133
  • Memorial ID 5566455

Attended Knox College 1854-59

Delia a well known resident of Galesburg, remains were brought here over the Santa Fe to the home of her niece. Her husband had died only a short time age. She was the daughter of Mr & Mrs Western Ferris one of the pioneer settlers of this county. Married Aug 29, 1870 William H Brainerd; a greater part of her life was spent here. At one time the family moved to Wash. D.C. where resided 15 years. They later moved to Kansas City Mo. Two daughters survive her. This obit was copied from a newspaper and published bythe Knox Co. Genealogical Society.

Parents of Sarah, Caroline, and Harriet

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  • Maintained by: Jim Ferris
  • Originally Created by: Florence Banks
  • Added: 24 Jun 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5566455
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Delia Aurinda Ferris Brainard (7 Mar 1843–7 Feb 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5566455, citing Hope Cemetery, Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jim Ferris (contributor 46557174) .