Samuel Brunts b. 10 Sept 1856 Platte Co. MO, the son of John Brunts and Mary Brunts married 14 Feb 1882 in Platte Co. MO Martha Jane Heath b. 8 Nov 1858. She was the only daughter of (Rev) John Wesley Heath and his 2nd wife Susan Smoot. Wm Paxton's 'Annals of Platte Co. stated that John Brunts died 15 Feb 1889 in Platte Co and that her father (Rev John Wesley Heath was administrator for the estate. It also stated that Mary Brunts died 27 Feb 1883 in Platte Co. There was a list of 16 children given for John Brunts, the last 4 being from wife Mary. This book is completely searchable online through GOOGLE BOOK SEARCH. Just google that first. Then when their search line comes up, enter Paxton Annals Platte and you'll find the Google searchable version of it. If you enter Brunts it will go to the family of John Brunts and give 16 children and who they married. Although the book said that Samuel Brunts b. 1856 and his wife Martha Jane (Heath) Brunts had no children, this is in error. They had at least one: George Washington Brunts b.ca. 1898 KS. After marrying in Platte Co, Samuel and Martha went first to KS, then by 1910 to Kiowa Co. Oklahoma. They are in Kiowa Co OK in the 1910 and 1920 census.