Frazier Daniel Bragg1

M, #1775, b. May 11, 1883, d. October 16, 1964
FatherCharles D. Bragg b. 23 Feb 1860, d. 28 Jan 1934
MotherFrances Emaline Johnson b. 1860, d. 1891
Birth11 May 1882 Frazier was born at Dothan, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 May 1882.2,3,4 
Birth*11 May 1883 Frazier was born at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 May 1883.5,1 
 He was the son of Charles D. Bragg and Frances Emaline Johnson
Marriage*3 Dec 1902 He married Annie Victoria Light at Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Dec 1902.
Frazier D. Bragg, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. C. D. & Emeline; Annie Light, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Elizabeth.6 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: foreman in Sep 1918 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV. Mine Foreman, Lick Fork Coal Co.1 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Frazier Daniel Bragg registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Frazier Daniel Bragg and Annie Victoria Light resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.1 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.7 
Census*3 Jan 1920 Frazier Daniel Bragg and Annie Victoria Light appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1920.7 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.7 
Census24 Apr 1930 Frazier Daniel Bragg and Annie Victoria Light appeared on the census as head of household at Lower Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1930.7 
Marriage* He married Hattie Ethel Burgess. No record has been located for this marriage. Hattie's death certificate lists her husband as "F.D. Bragg" of Marfrance, and it is assumed this is Frazier Daniel Bragg (who was living in Marfrance by 1940). Frazier and Anna appeared to be separated or divorced; Hattie's husband Charles Henry Reese lived until 1972, so he and Hattie had likely divorced.8 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1940 at Marfrance, Greenbrier Co, WV.7 
Census*18 Apr 1940 Frazier Daniel Bragg appeared on the census as head of household at Marfrance, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 18 Apr 1940. Also enumerated in this household was Rosa McGurty, housekeeper, age 34, widowed, b. WV.7 
EmploymentApr 1942 Occupation: coal company worker in Apr 1942 at Marfrance, Greenbrier Co, WV. Margarette Coal Corp.5 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 He resided at Marfrance, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.5 
Mlt-Registration27 Apr 1942 He registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Greenbrier Co, WV. Named Charles Bragg, Marfrance, WV, as person who would know his address.5 
Residence6 Jun 1953 He resided at Buckeye, Pocahontas Co, WV, on 6 Jun 1953.9 
Residence11 Jul 1956 He resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Jul 1956.10 
Residence30 May 1961 He resided at Buckeye, Pocahontas Co, WV, on 30 May 1961.11 
Death*16 Oct 1964 Frazier died on 16 Oct 1964 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 81.2,4,3 
Burial*19 Oct 1964 He was buried on 19 Oct 1964 at Woolwine Cem, Lick Fork, Fayette Co, WV.12,3,2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 Jan 1920Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVFrazier Daniel Bragg, Annie Victoria Light, Mabel Bragg, Charles Samuel Bragg, Lula M. Bragg, Edward Bragg and Robert Bragg7
24 Apr 1930Lower Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVFrazier Daniel Bragg, Annie Victoria Light, Lula M. Bragg, Edward Bragg, Robert Bragg, Frank E. Bragg and Reva Mae Bragg7
18 Apr 1940Marfrance, Greenbrier Co, WVFrazier Daniel Bragg, Robert Bragg and Reva Mae Bragg7

Partners and Children

Marriage*3 Dec 1902 He married Annie Victoria Light at Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Dec 1902.
Frazier D. Bragg, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. C. D. & Emeline; Annie Light, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Elizabeth.6 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage* He married Hattie Ethel Burgess. No record has been located for this marriage. Hattie's death certificate lists her husband as "F.D. Bragg" of Marfrance, and it is assumed this is Frazier Daniel Bragg (who was living in Marfrance by 1940). Frazier and Anna appeared to be separated or divorced; Hattie's husband Charles Henry Reese lived until 1972, so he and Hattie had likely divorced.8 

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S2755] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. VII, Rt 61 Cemeteries (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Frazier D. Bragg, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 17 Oct 1964.
  5. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  7. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  8. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Hattie Burgess Bragg.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Frank E. Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Sunday, 7 June 1953.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Angela Marie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 12 Jul 1956.
  11. [S237] Obituary, Edward Bragg, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Wednesday, 31 May 1961.
  12. [S237] Obituary, Frazier D. Bragg, reprinted in Fayette Co Cemetery Records, Vol. VII, p. 16.

Mary Isabella Bragg

F, #1778, b. circa 1857
FatherWilliam Harris Bragg b. Aug 1825
MotherRuth Hughart b. 28 Apr 1831, d. 14 Dec 1894
Birth*circa 1857 Mary was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1857. 
 She was the daughter of William Harris Bragg and Ruth Hughart
(Witness) Census26 Jun 1860 Mary Isabella Bragg appeared on the census of 26 Jun 1860 in the household of William Harris Bragg and Ruth Hughart at District 2, Fayette Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census19 Aug 1870 Mary Isabella Bragg appeared on the census of 19 Aug 1870 in the household of William Harris Bragg and Ruth Hughart at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*16 Feb 1879 She married John W. Settle at Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Feb 1879. John W. Suttle, age 40, widower, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Jas & R Suttle, farmer; Mary I. Bragg, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. H. & R Bragg; md by Giles Thurmond.2,3 
Census*5 Jun 1880 Mary Isabella Bragg and John W. Settle appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1880.1 
Census22 Jun 1900 Mary Isabella Bragg and John W. Settle appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Jun 1900.1 
Census25 May 1910 Mary Isabella Bragg and John W. Settle appeared on the census as head of household at Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 May 1910.1 
Census*19 Jan 1920 Mary Isabella Bragg appeared on the census as head of household at Page, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1920.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Jun 1860District 2, Fayette Co, VAWilliam Harris Bragg, Ruth Hughart, Joseph B. Bragg, Mary Isabella Bragg and Charles D. Bragg1
19 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Harris Bragg, Ruth Hughart, Joseph B. Bragg, Mary Isabella Bragg, Charles D. Bragg, John H. Bragg, Annie Rebecca Bragg, George H. Bragg and William Grant Bragg1
5 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJohn W. Settle, Mary Isabella Bragg, James William Settle, Samuel D. Settle, Aramintie M. Settle, Fidelia D. Settle, George A. Settle and Martha J. Settle1
22 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJohn W. Settle, Mary Isabella Bragg, John N. Settle, Charles Martin Settle, Dolly V. Settle, Joseph Russell Settle, Ruth Verner Settle, Howard Jasper Settle, Bertha Tulurian Settle and Marvin Clifton Settle1
25 May 1910Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WVJohn W. Settle, Mary Isabella Bragg, Joseph Russell Settle, Ruth Verner Settle, Howard Jasper Settle, Bertha Tulurian Settle, Marvin Clifton Settle and Franklin McKinley Settle1
19 Jan 1920Page, Fayette Co, WVMary Isabella Bragg, Howard Jasper Settle, Franklin McKinley Settle, Harrison Clyde Cole, Dennis Murrell Cole and Ezra Garland Cole1

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Feb 1879 She married John W. Settle at Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Feb 1879. John W. Suttle, age 40, widower, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Jas & R Suttle, farmer; Mary I. Bragg, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. H. & R Bragg; md by Giles Thurmond.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth, comp. Fayette County, West Virginia Births, 1866 - 1880 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001-. Original data: Fayette County, West Virginia Birth and Death Records, 1866-1968. County court records located at Fayette, West Virginia.