Jefferson Branham



Submitted by:  Rhonda Branham Gwartney


Generation No. 1
1. JEFFERSON1 BRANHAM was born 1800 in Bradley Co, TN.
He married ROSANNAH GRANTHAM 1824 in Bradley Co, TN.
Notes for ROSANNAH GRANTHAM: International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Film Number: 458840 Page Number: Sealings for the dead, couples and children (Including some living spouses and children); 1945-1970; heir index 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 450990 Page Number: 88711 Endowments for the dead, 1927-1970; heir indexes 1927-1972; baptisms for the dead, 1943-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Arizona Temple
Marriage Notes for JEFFERSON BRANHAM and ROSANNAH GRANTHAM: International Genealogical Index www.familysearch.com (Church of the Latter-day Saints) Birth: Film Number: 450990 Page Number: 88192 Endowments for the dead, 1927-1970; heir indexes, 1927-1972; baptisms for the dead, 1943-1970 Church of Latter-day Saints, Arizona Temple Marriage: About 1824 Location: Bradley, TN Film Number: 458840 Sealings for the dead, couples and children (includes some living spouses and children), 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 1235271 Sealings for the Dead Manual Processing (AFN - Ancestrial File Number: COC4-9L
Children of JEFFERSON BRANHAM and ROSANNAH GRANTHAM are:

2. i. JOHN2 BRANHAM, b. April 03, 1825.
ii. SARAH BRANHAM, b. December 14, 1826. Notes for SARAH BRANHAM: Birth: December 14, 1826 International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Film Number: 458840 Sealings for the dead, couples, and children (Includes some living spouses and children) 1945-1970, heir index, 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 1235271 Sealings for the Dead; Manual Processing, 1970-1981, 1983
iii. CYNTHIA BRANHAM, b. November 19, 1828. Notes for CYNTHIA BRANHAM: Birth: November 19, 1826 International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Film Number: 458840 Sealings for the dead, couples, and children (Includes some living spouses and children) 1945-1970, heir index, 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 1235271 Sealings for the Dead; Manual Processing, 1970-1981, 1983
iv. ANNA BRANHAM, b. May 04, 1831. Notes for ANNA BRANHAM: Birth: May 4, 1831 International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Film Number: 458840 Sealings for the dead, couples, and children (Includes some living spouses and children) 1945-1970, heir index, 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 450990 Page Number: 88712 Endowments for the dead, 1927-1970; heir indexes, 1927-1972; baptisms for the dead, 1943-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Arizona Temple Film Number: 1235271 Sealings for the Dead; Manual Processing, 1970-1981, 1983
v. ELIZABETH BRANHAM, b. January 26, 1835. 3.
vi. ANDERSON BRANHAM, b. August 16, 1837.
vii. MARY BRANHAM, b. April 07, 1840. 4.
viii. AMANDA BRANHAM, b. December 05, 1842, Bradley Co, TN; d. December 19, 1938, Hayward/Alameda Co, CA. 5.
ix. JACKSON BRANHAM, b. August 09, 1845, Bradley Co, TN; d. January 17, 1926, Hermitage, MO.
x. ROSANNA BRANHAM, b. August 31, 1848. Notes for ROSANNA BRANHAM: International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Birth: August 31, 1848 Batch Number: 6940034 Source Call Number: 0001985 Annual genealogical report, Form E 1907-1951; record of members 1882-1943 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. South Carolina District Film Number: 450990 Page Number: Endowments for the dead, 1927-1970; heir indexes 1927-1972; baptisms for the dead, 1943-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Arizona Temple Film Number: 458840 Sealings for the dead, couples and children (includes some living spouses and children), 1945-1970; heir index, 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 1235271 Sealings for the dead; manual processing, 1970-1981, 1983

Generation No. 2
2. JOHN2 BRANHAM (JEFFERSON1) was born April 03, 1825.
He married ELIZABETH.
Children of JOHN BRANHAM and ELIZABETH are:
i. EMELY OR EME A3 BRANHAM.
ii. ALEXANDER BRANHAM.
iii. SARAH BRANHAM.
iv. JOHN H BRANHAM.
v. JEFERSON C. BRANHAM.
vi. JEROME BRANHAM.
vii. INFANT BRANHAM.

3. ANDERSON2 BRANHAM (JEFFERSON1) was born August 16, 1837.
He married NANCY ANN LAURA PAIR September 16, 1873 in Bradley Co, TN.
Notes for ANDERSON BRANHAM: Birth: August 16, 1847 Marriage: September 16, 1873 International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Film Number: 450990 Page Number: 88194 Endowments for the dead, 1927-1970; heir indexes 1927-1972; baptisms for the dead, 1943-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Arizona Temple Film Number: 458406 Sealings for the dead, couples and children (includes some living spouses and children), 1956-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Los Angeles Temple Batch Number: M519031 Dates: 1864-1885 Source Call Number: 0966916 Marriage Records, 1864-1914 Bradley County (Tennessee) County Court Clerk Film Number: 1235271 Sealings for the Dead; Manual Processing, 1970-1981, 1983 Was Excluded from the Cadies Creek Baptist Church; Bradley County TN 1849-1893 Branham, Anderson excluded in 1871 www.tngenweb.org Bradley County TN, Circut Court Case Files 1880-1900 Civil Cases Misrepresenting quality of Horse, Branham Anderson 399 Judgement, 400' of timber prepared by Barbara Fagen, History Branch Manager Cleveland Public Library 833 North Ocoee St Cleaveland, TN 37311 www.tngenweb.org/bradley
Notes for NANCY ANN LAURA PAIR: Marriage: September 16, 1873 International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Film Number: 450990 Page Number: 88194 Endowments for the dead, 1927-1970; heir indexes 1927-1972; baptisms for the dead, 1943-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Arizona Temple Film Number: 458406 Sealings for the dead, couples and children (includes some living spouses and children), 1956-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Los Angeles Temple Batch Number: M519031 Dates: 1864-1885 Source Call Number: 0966916 Marriage Records, 1864-1914 Bradley County (Tennessee) County Court Clerk
Marriage Notes for ANDERSON BRANHAM and NANCY PAIR: Batch Number: M519031 Dates: 1864-1885 Source Call Number: 0966916 Marriage Records, 1864-1914 Bradley County (Tennessee) County Court Clerk
Children of ANDERSON BRANHAM and NANCY PAIR are:
i. ANDERSON LUTHER3 BRANHAM, b. February 23, 1875.
Notes for ANDERSON LUTHER BRANHAM: International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Birth: February 23, 1875 Film Number: 452878 Reference Number: 13346 Endowments for the dead, 1956-1970; baptisms for the dead, 1956-1970, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Los Angeles Temple
ii. EMILY CARDLEY BRANHAM, b. May 09, 1878, Bradley Co, TN; m. JAMES CALVIN MILLAWAY.

4. AMANDA2 BRANHAM (JEFFERSON1) was born December 05, 1842 in Bradley Co, TN, and died December 19, 1938 in Hayward/Alameda Co, CA.
She married WILLIAM LEANDER FORE January 01, 1870 in Bradley Co, TN.
Notes for AMANDA BRANHAM: International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Batch Number: 6940034 Source Call Number: 0001985 Annual genealogical report, Form E 1907-1951; record of members, 1882-1943 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. South Carolina District Film Number: 458840 Sealings for the dead, couples and children (including some living spouses and children), 1945-1970; heir index, 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 184078 Reference Number: 18928 Endowments of the living, 1893-1956; indexes 1893-1956 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake Temple Batch Number: M519031 Dates: 1864-1885 Source Call Number: 0966916 Marriage Records, 1864-1914 Bradley County TN. County Court Clerk
Child of AMANDA BRANHAM and WILLIAM FORE is:
i. AGNES C.3 FORE, b. August 07, 1875, Spring Place, Murry Co. GA; d. October 19, 1962, Gridley, CA.

5. JACKSON2 BRANHAM (JEFFERSON1) was born August 09, 1845 in Bradley Co, TN, and died January 17, 1926 in Hermitage, MO.
He married REBECCA ELLEN TUDOR.
Notes for JACKSON BRANHAM: Birth: August 9, 1845 Death: Jan 17, 1926 International Geneological Index Record www.FamilySearch.Com (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Film Number: 458840 Sealings for the dead, couples, and children (Includes some living spouses and children) 1945-1970, heir index, 1945-1957 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Idaho Falls Temple Film Number: 450990 Page Number: 88195 Endowments for the dead, 1927-1970; heir indexes, 1927-1972; baptisms for the dead, 1943-1970 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Arizona Temple Film Number: 1235271 Sealings for the Dead; Manual Processing, 1970-1981, 1983
Children of JACKSON BRANHAM and REBECCA TUDOR are:

6. i. SARA ROSE3 BRANHAM.
ii. WELLINGTON BRANHAM, m. MINNIE MARTHA.

7. iii. HENRY BRANHAM.
iv. MARION BRANHAM, m. ZELDA.

8. v. RUTH BRANHAM.

9. vi. JOHN ANDERSON BRANHAM, b. March 03, 1882, Hermitage, MO; d. 1962, Clinton, MO.

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