Our family connects to the Brannon line through Sarah Elizabeth Brannon b. 1847 in Bethune, Kershaw Co, SC. She married Joseph A Newman.
Her parents were John Brannon b. 1819 d. 1886 and Lydia Smith. Their children are as follows: all of Kershaw Co.
Arjane BRANNON b 1841 md. Thomas Ripley COPELAND
Mary Jane BRANNON b. 1843 md. Burrell OUTLAW
Lydia Lucinda BRANNON b,1845 md. DOUGLAS
Sarah Elizabeth "Queenie" BRANNON b.1847 md. Joseph A. NEWMAN (see above)
John Benjamin BRANNON md. Laura Mickey Joanna BRUCE
(we are also relatives of 3 of these spouse's lines)
John's father was also named John Brannon b. bef 1787 who married Sarah b 1796.
Their children are as follows: (also of near Bethune, Kershaw Co. SC)
John BRANNON b. 1819 md. Lydia SMITH (see above)
Wylie BRANNON b. abt 1820 md Eliza HALL
Sarah BRANNON b. 1823 md Wm OUTLAW
Charlotte BRANNON b. 1824 md William WATERS and James CLYBURN
James BRANNON 1832 md Nancy Eliza CLYBURN
Elias BRANNON b. 1831 md Elizabeth E. DOUGLAS and Anne COPELAND
Catherine ( Kate) BRANNON b. 1835 md. Chapman HALL
Charity BRANNON b. 1840 md. John INGRAM
Mary Brannon b. 1844 md. Dennis MCCLENDON
Martha BRANNON b. 1844 md MATHIAS
John's father is unknown except for the Surname Brannon but his mother was Rosanna b. abt 1765. d. aft 1808 near Bethune, Kershaw Co. SC
Their Children are as follows:
John BRANNON b. bef 1787md Sarah (see above)
Martin BRANNON b. 1790
Bozar or Rozier BRANNON b. abt 1792 md Anzilla GALLOWAY
Elijah BRANNON b. abt 1794
Judith BRANNON b. abt 1795 md William HALL
Sure hope this rings a bell with someone!
Jean Dixon of Texas