Henry Green BRATTON (b. May 18, 1866, d. October 08, 1925)
Henry Green BRATTON (son of Eligha BRATTON and Elizabeth FIELDS) was born May 18, 1866 in AlabamaNear Birmingham, and died October 08, 1925 in Drumwight, Creek , Oklahoma.He married Eliza Lee WHITE on August 28, 1887 in Dennison, Collin.TX, daughter of Mahuschel Hashebez WHITE and Elizabeth Ann SUTTLES. Notes for Henry Green BRATTON: Henry and Eliza were married on August 26, 1886 in Collin c ounty, Texas. They lived in Texas and Oklahoma. To this uni on eight children were born: Linder, Ethel, Beulah,Freddie , Lake, Leva, Dixie, and Addie. The family moved to Drumrig ht, Oklahoma, where Henry operated a cafe. Henry died in 19 25 and Eliza "broke up housekeeping" and lived the rest o f her life with her children. She died in 1949 and they ar e both buried in the Shamrock Cemetery outside of Drumright. This info from Vera Leisure: "Henry was born in Al. near Birmingham on a plantation. H e died and lived with his family in Drumright, Ok. m. in De nnison, Tx, Collin Co. He was a farmer, worked for the Cit y of Shawnee, Ok in the Water Dept. He also worked at the S anta Fe Railroad at the Round House, in Shawnee oil field s in Drumright. Later he owned his own restaurant. At the t ime of his death he owned new & old furniture store in Chan dler, Ok. His father was Eligha Bratton who died in Alabam a soon after the Civil War and his mother Elizabeth (Fields ) Bratton died one year later. She was Irish and he was Eng lish. After the parents died he brought 5 siblings to Texa s and farmed near Whitewright, Tx. where he met Eliza. Hi s grandfather on his mothers side was Green Fields and hi s grmother was Cecila F (Jernigan) Fields and they lived i n Tennessee." More About Henry Green BRATTON: Burial: 1925, Shamrock Cemetery, Drumwright, Oklahoma. Record Change: August 27, 2000 More About Henry Green BRATTON and Eliza Lee WHITE: Marriage: August 28, 1887, Dennison, Collin.TX. Record Change: August 27, 2000 Children of Henry Green BRATTON and Eliza Lee WHITE are:
+Linder D. BRATTON, b. May 15, 1888, Bells, Grayson Co., TX, d. September 25, 1960, Hobart, Kiowa, OK.