Charles Brumfield 1796 – 1870

Charles Brumfield was the son of John Brumfield & Margaret Kelly. Charles was born in York, SC. He married Harriet Knight, daughter of John Knight & Keziah Davis, on 22 August 1820 in Marion, MS. In 1850 Charles & Harriet and family were living in Yazoo, MS with 5 children.

1 Charles Brumfield b: 1 Jan 1796 York, SC, d: 07 Aug 1870 MS
… + Harriet Knight b: 22 Aug 1804 GA, m: 22 Aug 1820 Marion, MS d: 18 Mar 1870 MS
……2 John Brumfield b: Nov 1829, d: 1901
…… + Margaret Elizabeth HIgh m: 03 Aug 1858, d: 04 Dec 1867
………3 Lucy Brumfield b: 04 Sep 1859 Dover, Yazoo, MS
………3 Mary Brumfield b: 18 Dec 1861 Dover, Yazoo, MS
………3 Lelia Brumfield b: 02 Dec 1863 Dover, Yazoo, MS
………3 Baby girl Brumfield b: 25 Aug 1866 MS, d: 25 Aug 1866 Yazoo, MS
………3 Baby Boy Brumfield b: 04 Dec 1867 MS, d: 04 Dec 1867 Yazoo, MS
……2 Margaret Sisley Brumfield b: 15 Dec 1832, d: 12 Nov 1904 Yazoo, MS
…… + Thomas E Bradshaw b: 18 Mar 1814 VA, m: 7 Jan 1851, d: 19 Jan 1911 MS
………3 John Thomas Bradshaw b: 1 Sep 1854, d: 13 Jun 1922
………3 William Edward Bradshaw b: 21 Mar 1856, d: 11 Aug 1873 M
………3 Oscar Washington Bradshaw b: 25 Nov 1857, d: 05 Sep 1900
………3 Jesse Payton Bradshaw b: 05 Jul 1859, d: 05 Aug 1887
………3 Charles Davis Bradshaw b: 25 Feb 1861, d: 12 Aug 1914
………3 Elizabeth Keturah Bradshaw b: 18 Aug 1862, d: 28 Mar 1933
………3 Mary Ann Bradshaw b: 25 Dec 1864, d: 29 Oct 1886
………3 Robert Sidney Bradshaw b: 01 Oct 1866, d: 08 Sep 1875
………3 James Archer Bradshaw b: 03 Oct 1868, d: 03 Dec 1947
………3 Lewis Richard Bradshaw b: 30 Jun 1870, d: 17 Jun 1871
………3 Sallie Alberta Bradshaw b: 22 Dec 1871, d: 26 Oct 1872
………3 Groege Daniel Bradshaw b: 04 May 1873, d: 06 May 1961
……2 Lucy Brumfield b: Abt. 1834 MS
…… + Benjamin L. Sandidge
………3 Nick Sandidge
………3 Hattie Sandidge b: 1860, d: 7 Aug 1935
………3 Myrtis Sandidge b: 1874, d: 1940
……2 Thomas M. Brumfield b: 13 Jan 1837 MS, d: 20 Nov 1923
……2 George Davis Brumfield b: 29 Sep 1839, d: 11 Mar 1870
……2 Oscar Hope Brumfield b: Abt. 1841 MS
……2 Jesse Marion Brumfield b: 22 Sep 1845 MS, d: 8 Jan 1896

Selected Sources:

  • 1850 US Census, MS, Yazoo Co; Charles Brumfield family.
  • Randolph, Ruth Brumfield, and Nell Brumfield Jacobs Smith. Brumfields Revisited: Ancestors and Descendants of George Y. and Martha Penny Brumfield. Privately printed, 1995.
  • Stewart, Charlotte J. Brumfield. Ocean Springs, Mississippi: Blossman Printing, Inc., 1972.
  • Thomas, Winnie Knight, Earle W. Knight, LaVada Knight Dykes, and Martha Kaye Dykes Lowrey. The Family of John ‘Jackie’ Knight and Zeziah Davis Knight; 1773 – 1985. Magee, Mississippi: Robert and Delores Knight Venison, 1985.
  • Upton, Mrs. Robert Chester. Marriage Records Marion County, Mississippi 1812 – 1860. 1958.

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