Biography of Howard Brainard


Jefferson County Biographies

Names A to B
Names C to E
Names F and G
Names H to K
Names L to O
Names P to S
Names T to Z

Online Biographies

Jefferson County History

New York History

For all your genealogy needs visit Linkpendium

Family Tree Maker 2012

Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies

Brainard, Howard, was born in Rutland, September 19, 1841. His father, Stephen Brainard, came to Jefferson county with his parents, Samuel and wife, from the State of Connecticut in 1805, settling in the woods. Stephen married Marinda, daughter of Isaac Cleveland, and through life was identified as a farmer; he died in 1866. Howard Brainard was educated in the common schools and in 1865 married Fannie M., daughter of Silas Chapman, and they have one daughter, Hattie M. Mr. Brainard is one of the practical and sucessful farmers of his town, taking an active interest in school and church matters and has ever been recognized as a man of sterling integrity, whose life has proven his word as good as his bond.

Our County and it's people
A descriptive work on Jefferson County, New York
Edited by: Edgar C. Emerson
The Boston History Co., Publishers 1898

Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies