Indiana McCaslins

Edgar Melvin BraniginAge: 70 years19001970

Name
Edgar Melvin Branigin
Birth July 1, 1900 29 27
Birth of a brotherRoger Douglas Branigin
July 26, 1902 (Age 2 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherElba Lloyd (Babe) Branigin
July 31, 1909 (Age 9 years)
Census 1910 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherMilton Francis
March 25, 1915 (Age 14 years)
Census 1920 (Age 19 years)
MarriageGarnet WarfelView this family
October 30, 1926 (Age 26 years)
Emigration August 15, 1928 (Age 28 years)
Note: From Quebec, Canada
Immigration October 27, 1928 (Age 28 years)
Note: From Cherbourg, France
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam David Branigin
October 8, 1930 (Age 30 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandfatherWilliam David Branigin
after October 8, 1930 (Age 30 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 64515847)
Census 1930 (Age 29 years)
Immigration August 19, 1936 (Age 36 years)
Note: From Genoa, Italy
Census 1940 (Age 39 years)
Death of a motherZula Francis
October 11, 1950 (Age 50 years)

Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a motherZula Francis
October 13, 1950 (Age 50 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section 17 Row 6 Large Stone 4, Section Row 7 Small Stone 4
Death of a fatherElba Lloyd Branigin
October 29, 1950 (Age 50 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: S5599
Burial of a fatherElba Lloyd Branigin
October 31, 1950 (Age 50 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section 17 Row 6 Large Stone 4, Section Row 7 Small Stone 3
Death of a brotherGerald Francis Branigin
December 1961 (Age 61 years)

Burial of a brotherGerald Francis Branigin
December 1961 (Age 61 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery, Section Q, Row 25, Stone 8
Death July 1970 (Age 70 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 19, 1894Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
11 months
elder sibling
Unknown Child Branigin
Birth: September 4, 1895 24 23Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: September 4, 1895Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
2 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
Edgar Melvin Branigin
Birth: July 1, 1900 29 27Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: July 1970Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan
2 years
younger brother
7 years
younger brother
Family with Garnet Warfel - View this family
himself
Edgar Melvin Branigin
Birth: July 1, 1900 29 27Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: July 1970Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan
wife
Garnet Warfel
Birth: January 8, 1891 37 27Yorktown, Delaware, Indiana
Death: March 6, 1985Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan
Marriage: October 30, 1926Detroit, Wayne, Michigan

Emigration
From Quebec, Canada
Immigration
From Cherbourg, France
Immigration
From Genoa, Italy
Shared note
In the 1910 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 38-year-old Indiana-born Elba L and his 38-year-old Indiana-born wife Zula [Francis] Branigin have been married fourteen years. Zula has born five children but only four are living. These four, all born in Indiana, are 12-year-old Gerald, 9-year-old Edgar, 7-year-old Roger and 8-month old Elba L Jr. The family is living at 320 Adams Street in a house that Elba owns, free of mortgage. Gerald, Edgar and Roger have attended school in the past year. Elba Sr is a lawyer in his own practice. Elba Sr, Zula and Gerald can read, write and speak English. Elba's parents were born in Indiana [sic]; Zula's parents were born in Kentucky [sic]; the children's parents were born in Indiana. On 12 Sep 1918, when 18-year-old Edgar Melvin Branigin registers for the WWI draft, he states that his permanent street address is W Banta, Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, that he was born 1 Jul 1900, is a white natural born citizen, he is a student at Franklin High School. His nearest relative is his father Elba L Branigin. His description is medium height and build, with brown eyes and black hair. He has no disablilties which would preclude military service. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 48-year-old Indiana-born E L and his 48-year-old Indiana-born wife Zula [Francis] Branigin have in their household their Indiana-born sons, 21-year-old Gerald, 18-year-old Edgar, 17-year-old Roger and 10-year-old Elba. Gerald, Roger and Elba have attended school in the past year.The family is living on West Banta Street in a house that Elba owns, free of mortgage. Elba is a lawyer in general practice and Edgar is a telegraph operator. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Elba's parents were born in Indiana [sic]; Zula's father was born in Kentucky and her mother in Indiana [sic]; the children's parents were born in Indiana. Thirty-one year old [sic] journalist Edgar M Branigan and his 31-year-old [sic] journalist wife Garnet Branigan arrived at Southhampton, England on 15 Aug 1928 on the SS Empress of France. They were tourists and had traveled third class on the SS Empress of France from Quebec. Their proposed address in the United Kingdom was American Express, Haymarket, London. Twenty-eight year old Edgar Melvin Branigin (born on 1 Jul 1900 in Franklin, Johnson, Indiana) and his 30-year-old wife Garnet Warfel Branigin (born on 8 Jan 1898 in Yorktown, Delaware, Indiana) sailed on the the SS Empress of Scotland from Cherbourg, France 20 Oct 1928, arriving Quebec 27 October 1928. Edgar's passport number was 535537 issued by Washington, DC on 23 Apr 1928. Their address in the United States was 215 East Grand Boulevard, Detroit, Michigan. Thirty-six year old Mr. Edgar M Branigin (born on 1 Jul 1900 in Franklin, Johnson, Indiana) and his 34-year-old wife Mrs. Garnet Branigin (born on 8 Jan 1902 [sic] in Muncie, Delaware, Indiana [sic]) sailed on the the SS Excambion, embarking at Genoa, Italy 5 Aug 1936, arriving at the port of New York 19 Aug 1936. Their address in the United States was 5100 Devonshire Road, Detroit, Michigan. Edgar Melvin Branigan, born 1 Jul 1900, died Jul 1970. His last address of record was Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan 48236.