John Franklin Brett, Sr

Male 1859 - 1930  (71 years)


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  • Name John Franklin Brett  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 24 Aug 1859  Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27
    Gender Male 
    Family Search ID 2Z8S-T1J 
    Occupation Farmer  [25
    Residence 1860  Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Residence 1880  Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1900  Westport, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 1910  Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1915  Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [26, 27
    Residence 1920  Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1 Jan 1925  Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1930  Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [25
    Buried 1930  Dickinson County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 15, 20, 22, 23
    Died 26 Nov 1930  Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 20, 22, 23
    Person ID I20964  MontyHistNotes_2014 | JMMM_son James Montgomery
    Last Modified 25 May 2022 

    Father Frederick Smith Brett,   b. 3 Jan 1825, Prince William County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1867, Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Margaret Montgomery,   b. 3 Oct 1824, Rutherford County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1901, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 Oct 1848  Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [29, 30, 31, 32, 33
    Family ID F1602  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jessie Clara Cummings,   b. 28 Jul 1872, Ogle, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1956, Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1895  Dickinson County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 17
    Children 
     1. John Franklin Brett, Jr,   b. 27 Jan 1897, Westport, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1899, Westport, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
    +2. William Glade Brett,   b. 27 Dec 1899, Westport, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1990, Estherville, Emmet, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [natural]
     3. Martha Elizabeth Brett,   b. 25 Dec 1901, Westport, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1994, Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
     4. Charlotte Mae Brett,   b. 30 Nov 1904, Westport, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1984, Spencer, Clay, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     5. George Wendell Brett,   b. 30 May 1912, Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 2005, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 25 May 2022 
    Family ID F3088  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1859 - Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jul 1895 - Dickinson County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Westport, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1915 - Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jan 1925 - Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1930 - Dickinson County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Nov 1930 - Spirit Lake, Dickinson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1788] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations,Inc., 2011.Original data - "Iowa Births and Christenings, 1830–1950." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled re;;), Database online.
      Record for George Wendell Brett

    2. [S2931] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois; Roll: 229; Family History Film: 1254229; Page: 338C; Enumeration District: 149; Image: 0142.
      Record for Martha Brett

    3. [S3094] CMSI Member, CMSI 0068.

    4. [S3042] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Charlotte Mae Brett

    5. [S3398] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa; Roll: T624_396; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1374409.
      Record for John Brett

    6. [S3094] CMSI Member, CMSI 2665.

    7. [S3572] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa; Roll: T625_486; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 46; Image: 934.
      Record for John F Brett

    8. [S3453] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for Charlotte Mae Brett

    9. [S3453] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for William Glade Brett

    10. [S3123] Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;).
      Record for Glade Brett

    11. [S3042] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for William Glade Brett

    12. [S3845] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Westport, Dickinson, Iowa; Roll: 429; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1240429.
      Record for John Brett

    13. [S3938] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Year: 1860; Census Place: Macon, Illinois; Roll: M653_203; Page: 686; Family History Library Film: 803203.
      Record for John Britt

    14. [S4338] Brett Family Bible, Pages of Brett Family Bible.
      Scanned Oct 2018 at home of Mildred Bryan, descendant

    15. [S4340] Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).
      Record for John Franklin Brett

    16. [S4341] Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2017;), State Historical Society of Iowa; Des Moines, Iowa; Iowa Death Records; Reference Number: 101797036.
      Record for John Franklin Brett

    17. [S3704] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1923-1937, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;), Iowa Department of Public Health; Des Moines, Iowa; Series Title: Iowa Marriage Records, 1880–1922; Record Type: Textual Records.
      Record for John T Brett

    18. [S4345] Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2017;), State Historical Society of Iowa; Des Moines, Iowa.
      Record for George Wendell Brett

    19. [S4335] Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2019;), The Semi-Weekly Spokesman-Review; Publication Date: 12/ Feb/ 1901; Publication Place: Spokane, Washington, United States of America; URL: https://www.newspapers.com/image/566359655/?article=84fa7143-34c8-4493-9116-b6c219bcc301&focus=0.4173287,0.69564295,0.54779196,0.7928636&xid=2378.
      Record for Frederick Brett

    20. [S3453] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for Martha Elizabeth Brett

    21. [S3042] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Martha Elizabeth Brett

    22. [S3453] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for John Franklin Jr Brett

    23. [S3453] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for George Wendell Brett

    24. [S3042] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for George Wendell Brett

    25. [S4205] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0003; FHL microfilm: 2340386.
      Record for John F Brett

    26. [S3123] Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;).
      Record for John F Brett

    27. [S4345] Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2017;), State Historical Society of Iowa; Des Moines, Iowa.
      Record for William Glade Brett

    28. [S3704] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1923-1937, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;), Iowa Department of Public Health; Des Moines, Iowa; Series Title: Iowa Marriage Records, 1923–1937; Record Type: Microfilm Records.
      Record for Willian Glade Brett

    29. [S298] Charlote Brett notes from Charlotte NC, Brett, Charlotte M, (Name: Date: 8 Oct 1971;;), Notes found in Charlotte, NC, Library written by Charlotte Brett.

    30. [S780] Montgomery Notes on Gamewell Line, Ware, Johnsie Pettus, (Name: Date: About 1974;;), These are notes found in the files of Mrs. Moffatt Ware in Shelby, NC. Perhaps she typed them; another possible author would be Curtis Montgomery, since most of the information involves his line. Another potential writer of these notes is Charlotte Brett.

    31. [S4003] Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).
      Record for Frederick L Brett

    32. [S3934] Illinois Marriages to 1850, Dodd, Jordan, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 1997;).
      Record for Frederick L. Brett

    33. [S1231] Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860, Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2004;;).
      Record for Frederick L. Brett