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 Mary Frances <I>Bragg</I> Dinning

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Mary Frances Bragg Dinning

  • Birth 3 Oct 1845 Gleason, Weakley County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 3 Feb 1940 Gleason, Weakley County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Gleason, Weakley County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 64017654

Mary Frances Bragg was the daughter of William J. Bragg (1815 Va.-1885 Weakley Co. Tenn.) and wife, Jane Dunlap (1820 Henry Co. Tenn.-1876 Weakley Co. Tenn.) Mary was born on Oct. 31, 1845 in Tenn. She would join siblings Margaret Catherine (1843-1916), John Monroe Bragg (1848-1920), amd William Benjamin (1850-1924)
Mary would grow up and marry Thomas Jefferson Dinning and live on a farm 2 miles outside of Gleason, Tenn. and raise their children. Later in life, when Thomas was in bad health, Mary and Thomas moved into Gleason, Tenn. in 1903. He died the following year from a stroke on Nov. 2, 1904. He was buried in the Hopewell Cemetery, Gleason, Tenn.-Weakley Co. Mary would live many more years and die at a ripe old age on Feb. 3, 1940. She was buried beside her husband, Thomas.

Their Children:


JOHN HENRY DINNING-1871-1959 buried Rose Hill Cem. Columbia, Tenn.-Maury Co.

UNNAMED DAUGHTER-May 1880-July or Aug 1880 (90 days)

WILLIAM GROVES DINNING Sr.-1875-1966 buried Maple Hill Cem. Helena, Ark.-Phillips Co.

WOODFORD WILSON DINNING-1884-1938 buried Maple Hill Cem. Helena, Ark.-Phillips Co.

Bio by: Trudy Dinning Hester

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  • Created by: April Lieberman
  • Added: 10 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 64017654
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Frances Bragg Dinning (3 Oct 1845–3 Feb 1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64017654, citing Hopewell Cemetery, Gleason, Weakley County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by April Lieberman (contributor 47180924) .