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James Lambert Brittain

James Lambert Brittain

Male 1829 - 1897  (68 years)

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  • Name James Lambert Brittain  [1, 2
    Born 1829  ____, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 1832  [3
    1880 Census 1880 
    • Mills River, Henderson Co., NC
    Died 1897  ____, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 1897  Mills River Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mills River Twp., Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8845  DNA Family 1 Genealogies
    Last Modified 4 May 2006 

    Father William Brittain,   b. 6 Aug 1798, ____, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1867, Mills River, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Rachel Clayton,   b. 8 May 1799, ____, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1884  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 1820  Mills River, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Family ID F1528  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Minerva R. Posey,   b. 1838, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1867  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1857  ____, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Marriage 10 Aug 1859  ____, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Rachel E. Brittain,   b. 22 Jan 1859,   d. Unknown
     2. Williamson "Will" Brittain,   b. Abt 1864, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910  (Age ~ 47 years)
     3. James Charlton Brittain,   b. Abt Oct 1866, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 4 May 2006 
    Family ID F3924  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Rebecca E. Posey,   b. Abt Feb 1850, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 26 May 1867  ____, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Fannie E. Brittain,   b. Abt 1869, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Olegia B. Brittain,   b. Abt Jul 1870, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     3. Edwin Brittain,   b. Abt 1873, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. Lola Brittain,   b. Abt 1875, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Otis Howell Brittain,   b. 10 Jan 1877, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     6. Ernest Patton Brittain,   b. 10 Jan 1877, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     7. Julia Brittain,   b. Abt 1879, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 4 May 2006 
    Family ID F3925  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1829 - ____, Buncombe Co., NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 1897 - Mills River Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mills River Twp., Henderson Co., NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1880 Census Place: Mills River, Henderson, North Carolina
           Source:   FHL Film 1254967  National Archives Film T9-0967     Page 324D
           Relation  Sex  Marr Race Age  Birthplace
      James L. BRITTAIN   Self M    M    W    48   NC   Occ: Blacksmith     Fa: NC   Mo: NC
      Rebecca E. BRITTAIN  Wife     F    M    W    29   NC   Occ: Keeping House      Fa: NC    Mo: NC
      Williamson BRITTAIN  Son M    S    W    16   NC   Occ: Works On Farm  Fa: NC   Mo: NC
      James C. BRITTAIN   Son  M    S    W    15   NC   Occ: Works On Farm  Fa: NC   Mo: NC
      Fannie BRITTAIN     Dau  F    S    W    11   NC                  Fa: NC      Mo: NC
      Olegia B. BRITTAIN  Dau  F    S    W    9    NC                  Fa: NC      Mo: NC
      Edwin BRITTAIN Son  M    S    W    7    NC                  Fa: NC    Mo: NC
      Lola BRITTAIN  Dau  F    S    W    5    NC                  Fa: NC    Mo: NC
      Otis BRITTAIN  Son  M    S    W    3    NC                  Fa: NC    Mo: NC
      Ernest BRITTAIN     Son  M    S    W    3    NC                  Fa: NC      Mo: NC
      Julia BRITTAIN Dau  F    S    W    1    NC                  Fa: NC    Mo: NC

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] Lambert Clayton, Mary Maxwell, (1927), p. 27 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S8] Davison/Davidson Family, Robert Stephens Hand, (2nd Ed., 1991), p. 151 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S3] AAA Southern Genealogies #1, Broderbund Family Archives - CD #191, p. 31 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S20] Lambert Clayton, Mary Maxwell, (1927), p. 26 (Reliability: 3).