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Robert Joseph Brailsford

R.J. Brailsford
Full Name: Robert Joseph Brailsford
Birth date: January 25, 1833
Death date: July 23, 1907

Terms of Service

  • House, 19th Legislature
    1/13/1885 - 1/11/1887

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - Robert Brailsford, Burkville, Newton County, age 46, born circa 1834 in South Carolina, general retail merchant. FamilySearch .
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, Company D E 27, Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, Robert Joseph Brailsford, birth date 1/25/1833, death date 7/23/1907, burial in Burkeville City Cemetery, Burkeville, Newton County. Includes portrait. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "Capt. R.J. Brailsford," 7/27/1907, p. 8. Death date Tuesday 7/23/1907, elected to 19th Legislature. Galveston Daily News .
  • Biographical sketch, R.J. Brailsford, p. 12. Born 1/25/1833 in Beaufort District, South Carolina. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature 1885.
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