Brasted Family Line (Allan Brasted Gray maternal)

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Ancestor Name Birth / Death Married To Children - Direct line is in red Photos
William Brasted, Jr. b. 1795

d. May 24, 1875

Married Anna Russell Brasted about 1833 Children:
bullet*Nathan Russell Brasted*, b. 4/16/1833 in Bridgeport, VT; d. 4/10/1911 in Carnegie, OK; married Adeline More in Dec., 1858; enlisted in 112th NY Infantry
bulletNelson Brasted, b. ?; d. ?; Enlisted in the 1st Vermont Cavalry
bulletMyron Brasted, b. ?; d. ?; Enlisted in the 9th New York Cavalry
bulletOther children names not known
Nathan Russell Brasted

Served in the Civil War; Enlisted in the 112th New York Infantry; Sargent

b. April 16, 1833 in Bridgeport, VT

d. April 10, 1911 in Carnegie, OK


Married Adeline More Brasted Dec. 20, 1858


b. Nov 7, 1841 in Mina, Chautaqua Co., NY

d. Feb 22, 1924 in Carnegie, OK


Adeline's parents were Jesse Benjamin More, b. 3/22/1802 in Roxbury, NY; d. 11/8/1883

AND Electa Mann More, b. 7/8/1805 in Stamford, CT;  d. 1/9/1873

They were married about 1825


Jesse Benjamin More's parents were:  James and Roxanna Benjamin More


I think James More's parents were John More and Betty Taylor More.  John Moore was born 2/24/1745 in Forres, Elginshire, Scotland.  Betty Taylor was born in 1738 in Elgin, Scotland.  John and Betty were married June 9, 1770.  John and Betty emigrated with the family in the autumn of 1772 to New York, probably departing from Glasgow/Liverpool/Bristow.


bullet*Annie Electra Brasted*, b. 6/5/1861 in Ripley, NY; d. 1/29/1907; married William F. Gray
bulletNelson Myron Brasted, b. 3/17/1863, d. 1/26/1880
bulletFred Brasted, b. 10/24/1867 in Findley's Lake, NY; d. 5/18/1937 in Fort Worth, TX; married Estella M. Gleason June 1893 in Silver Creek, IA; a lawyer, political advisor, and author
bulletAlva Jennings Brasted, b. 7/5/1876 in Findley's Lake, NY; d. 5/27/1965 in Washington DC; married Ada F. Crocker in June 1910; He was appointed Chief of Chaplains with rank of Colonel in 1933.  In addition to directing religious work of Army, also supervised the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) with personnel of 500,000.
Annie Electra Brasted Gray

Read about Annie



b. June 5, 1861 Ripley, Chautauqua Co., NY


d. Jan 29, 1907 of cancer; Carnegie, OK





Married William Fenimore Gray Sept 1, 1886 at Annie's parents in Schaller, Iowa

Born:  Apr 19, 1862 (Otter Creek, Iowa)

Died:  Jan 30, 1954 (Pueblo, CO)

Read about William- Page 1, Page 2


*Children of William F and Annie:
bulletBessie Amelia Gray, b. 7/31/1888 in Woodbine, Ia.; d. 1/15/1977;  Married Clyde M. Becker in June 1912
bulletLuissa Adaline Gray, b. 3/31/91 in Woodbine, Ia.; d. 2/12/1975;  Married Marvin H. Davis in Sept 1913
bullet*Allan Brasted Gray* b. Sept 18, 1892 in Indianola, Ia.; d. 4/12/1974 in Las Cruces, NM; married Dorothy Scott Davidson in Oct, 1920
bulletFred Edwin Gray, b. 10/10/1896 in Hanyang, China; d. 12/29/1962;  Married Maurine Vera Moore June 29, 1922 in Pottsville, TX

William later married Jessie Roach in 1920

*Children of William F and Jessie:

bulletRobert William Gray, b. 9/29/1920 in Hot Springs, NM; d. 3/22/1943 in Strait of Sicily; married Burta Raye Fite in July 1942 in Las Cruces, NM
Allan Brasted Gray

Born:  Sept 18, 1892 (Indianola, Warren Co., Iowa)

Died:  April 12, 1974 (Las Cruces, NM)


Married Dorothy Davidson Gray on Oct. 12, 1920

Born:  Nov 30, 1896 (Pinos Altos, Grant Co., NM)

Died:  Sept. 15, 1991 (Las Cruces, NM)

bulletRussell Gray, Sr.
bulletHelen Gray
bullet*Annabelle Gray*
bulletBetty Gray
bulletAllan Gray, Jr.

Annabelle Gray Bumgarner

Annabelle with Carol on lap; niece Dorothy and nephew Rusty




b. 9/14/1925 in Kansas

d. 9/23/2003 in Las Cruces, NM


Married Raymond Arthur Bumgarner on Feb. 2, 1952 in Las Cruces, NM

b. 12/22/1923 in La Mesa, NM

d.  11/14/2000 in Las Cruces, NM

Raymond and Annabelle Children:


*Carol Arleen (Bumgarner) King* (b. 1952)


Steven Arthur Bumgarner (b. 1954)


Gladys Jean (Bumgarner) Van De Mark (b.1955)


Kay Evelyn (Bumgarner) Liebmann (b. 1958  d. 2005)


Raymond and Annabelle in front

Kids L>R: Gladys, Kay, Steve, Carol

Carol Bumgarner King

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Born:  12/15/1952 in Las Cruces, NM

Currently living in Austin, TX

Married Francis Frederick (Fred) King II on September 4, 1971 in Las Cruces, NM; Divorced in 1984; Fred born in 1947 in Kansas, grew up in Alamogordo, NM, and died in 2003 in San Antonio, TX

Carol later married David L. Duke in San Antonio, TX in 1988.  David died in 1993 in San Antonio.

Fred and Carol Child:
bulletTamara Renee King Safarik, b. 1975 - married Doug Safarik in Sept, 2004. They currently reside in Santa Fe, NM where Tamara works as an attorney and Doug is PhD chemical engineer at Los Alamos
bulletJackson Bryce Safarik - b. 06/14/2008