BRAMLETT, BRAMBLETT etc DNA Project - News

**Effective 01 January 2014 the National Society of the Daughters of the Revolution (DAR) will begin accepting paternal Y-DNA results as as part of the source documentation research package to help prove heritage to a Revolutionary War Patriot. The DAR now joins with the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) and the General Society of Mayflower Descendants (GSMD) in accepting DNA for linear proof.



From the 1891 UK and Wales census:
BRAMLETT: most prevalent in Durham and Middlesex followed by Lancashire, Berkshire and London
BRAMBLETT: centered in Lancashire
BRAMLET: centered in Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire

In the United States we find:
1840 Census:
BRAMLETT: GA followed by TN MS IL
BRAMBLETT: SC KY followed by TN
BRAMLET: SC then IL GA
BRAMLETTE: KY

1880 Census:
BRAMLETT: GA SC then MS TN followed by TX MO AL
BRAMBLETT: GA then KY IN SC
BRAMLET: GA then TN followed by MS AL IL
BRAMLETTE: GA then SC TX

1920 census:
BRAMLETT: TX GA followed by SC TN
BRAMBLETT: GA followed by TX KY MO
BRAMLET: IL followed by GA SC TX MS AL TN OK
BRAMLETTE: mainly TX

U.S. Civil War participants
BRAMLETT: 97 of which 83 were Confederates, 14 Union
BRAMBLETT: 51 of which 46 fought with the Confederacy, 5 with Union troops
BRAMLET: 60 of which 45 were with the Confederacy, 15 with the Union
BRAMLETTE: 25 of which 15 were with the Confederacy, 11 with the Union
(Source: ancestry.com. Some figures may be off due to spelling variantions)

In Memoriam:
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Full Name: Bramlett, Howard Wayne Jr
Country: South Vietnam
Sheet Number: 1
Rank: Private First Class
Grade: E3
Specialty: Armor Intelligence Specialist (ARMY)
Hometown: Florence
Home State: AL
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Roman Catholic
Marital Status: Single
Gender: Male
Date Of Birth: 30 Jan 1950
Tour Start Date: 04 Aug 1970
Casualty Date: 30 Dec 1970
Death Date: 30 Dec 1970
Age: 20
Casualty Type: Non-Hostile, Died of Other Causes
Died Of: Air Loss, Crash - Land
(compliments of footnote.com)


Note: Unfortunately, we had to remove a number of broken links to Bramlett etc information