Will/Braffitt/Johnson/Cook ancestry - Person Sheet
Will/Braffitt/Johnson/Cook ancestry - Person Sheet
NameJohn Willard Braffett
Birth22 Aug 1892, Richmond, Wayne, IN
Death11 Jun 1942, Royal Oak, Oakland, MI
FatherCharles Fremont Braffett (1856-1917)
MotherMinnie Eloise Ireland (1859-1940)
Misc. Notes
!CENSUS: 1900 Lyons, Cook, IL, John W. Broffatte
!CENSUS: 1910 Lyons, Cook, IL, John W. Braffette
!REFERENCE: 1913 Cornell Class Book, Ithaca, NY, page 211, John Willard Braffette
!REFERENCE: 1914 Cornellian, Ithaca, NY, pages 87, 225, 347, 371, John Willard Braffette
!REFERENCE: Berrien, MI WWI draft registration card, John Williard Braffett, born 22-Aug-1892 Richmond, Wayne, IN
!MARRIAGE: 11-Sep-1924 Detroit, Wayne, MI marriages, John W. Braffett and Grace K. Brown
!CENSUS: 1930 Birmingham, Oakland, MI, John W. Braffett, parents born OH
!OCCUPATION: Iron and steel salesman
!REFERENCE: Aug-1939 Cornell Alumni News, "'15 ME—John W. Braffette is general sales manager of the Oliver Iron and. Steel Corp., Pittsburgh, Pa.", https://ecommons.cornell.edu/bitstream/handle/1813/27282/041_35.pdf
!REFERENCE: 1940 Fort Lauderdale, Broward, FL census for widow Grace K. Braffett, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VTH7-KZP
!REFERENCE: WWII Oakland, MI draft registration card, John Willard Braffett, born 27-Aug-1892 Richmond, Wayne, IN
!DEATH: MI deaths, John Willard Braffett
!REFERENCE: John Braffette, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ajobebrown/davis/lewis.html
Spouses
Birth10 Jul 1895, Nashville, Davidson, TN1
Death12 Jan 1958, Detroit, Wayne, MI1
BurialElmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI1
Misc. Notes
!BIRTH-DEATH-BURIAL: Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI1, Mackie D. Towar, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/96997902
!REFERENCE: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ajobebrown/davis/lewis.html, Mackie A. Davis, Mackie A. Braffette, Mackie A. Towar, "After Mackie's divorce from John Braffette, she married Albert J. Towar, who adopted Betty Ann."
!REFERENCE: 11-Mar-1969 Mt. Clemens deaths, Albert Jelly Towar, https://books.google.com/books?id=eh1YAAAAMAAJ&...towar%22&f=false
Marriage21 Nov 1916, Nashville, Davidson, TN
Divorce4 Feb 1921, MI
ChildrenBetty Ann (1919-2011)
Birth10 Sep 1899, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
Death19 May 1987, Modesto, Stanislaus, CA
ChildrenDorothy Evelyn (1920-2011)
Birth29 Apr 1888, MI39
Death28 Aug 1971, Detroit, Wayne, MI
Misc. Notes
!BIRTH-DEATH: Social Security Death Index39, Grace Braffett, born 29-Apr-1888
!BIRTH-DEATH: Detroit, Wayne, MI deaths, Grace K. Braffett, born 19-Apr-1888
!MARRIAGE: 11-Sep-1924 Detroit, Wayne, MI marriages, John W. Braffett and Grace K. Brown
!CENSUS: 1930 Birmingham, Oakland, MI, Grace K. Braffett, father born Germany, mother born MI
!RESIDENCE: 1935 Birmingham, Oakland, MI, Grace K. Braffett, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VTH7-KZP
!CENSUS: 1940 Fort Lauderdale, Broward, FL, Grace K. Braffett, widowed, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VTH7-KZP
!RESIDENCE: 1971 Troy, Oakland, MI 4808439, Grace K. Braffett
Marriage11 Sep 1924, Detroit, Wayne, MI
Divorce13 Nov 1934, Oakland, MI
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