Branham family papers
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There are also a certificate of thanks to William Branham for serving as a volunteer during the Civil War dated October 1, 1864 (OB204) and 11 volumes, mainly diaries, ranging from 1861 to 1873. His diaries discuss politics, railroad work, and personal matters.
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Cynthia A. Watson Branham was born about 1819 in Kentucky. She married David C. Branham in 1833.
William Branham was born about 1848 to David C. and Cynthia A. Branham. He served in the 137th Indiana Infantry Regiment during the U.S. Civil War and was honorably discharged in 1864.
Rebecca A. Shepherd et al., eds. A Biographical Directory of the Indiana General Assembly, vol. 2. Indianapolis: Select Committee on the Centennial History of the Indiana.
Ancestry.com. Accessed April 23, 2007. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.
0.29 Cubic Feet (4 folders, 11 volumes, 1 oversize folder)
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