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Brainerd David Edgerton, son of Reuben Harrison and Nancy Marilla (Hakes) Edgerton.

 

born:

June 23, 1888; Prairie Center, Clay Co., SD.  (WWI DRC)

died:

August 29, 1935; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.  (WA State DC #132)

buried:

Riverview Cemetery; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.  (GI)

 

married:

1:  September 23, 1910; British Columbia, Canada.

 

Meda Sarah Steiner, daughter of Efram Franklin and Josephine (Perriman) Steiner.

 

born:

May 4, 1895; Drummond, Granite Co., MT.

died:

July 21, 1925; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.  (WA State DC #73?)

buried:

July 23, 1925; Riverview Cemetery; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.  (GI)

 

Children:

  1. Frank David, b. December 21, 1911; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.
  2. George Albert, b. September 15, 1913; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.
  3. Lloyd Howard, b. November 26, 1914; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.
  4. Alice Josephine, b. November 18, 1915; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.
  5. John Elmer, b. April 2, 1917; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.
  6. Harry Hobart, b. May 11, 1919; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.
  7. Hazel E., b. 1924; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.

 

 

 

 

married:

2:  November 18, 1927; Stevens Co., WA.

 

Dorothy Mae Richmond, daughter of Edgar Eugene and Vianna (Hawthorne) Richmond.

 

born:

1908; Oregon.

died:

December 26, 1933; Chewelah, Stevens Co., OR.  (WA State DC #170)

buried:

Chewelah City Cemetery; Chewelah, Stevens Co., OR.

 

Children:

  1. Lois L., b. September 3, 1928; Chewelah, Stevens Co., WA.
  2. Dorothy Mae, b. May 26, 1930; Chewelah, Stevens Co., WA.

 


The household of Brainerd Edgerton was recorded in the 1920 Federal Census of Oroville Town (Precinct #1), Okanogan County, Washington (pg. 220; dwelling #41; family #41; enum. January 3-5, 1920), as follows:

 

Name

Rel.

Age

Birthplace

Marital

Parents’ birthplace

 

 

 

 

Status

Father

Mother

----------------------------

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--------

-----------

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Brainerd Edgerton

head

30

MI

M

U.S.

U.S.

Meda

wife

23

MT

M

MO

MT

Frank

son

8

WA

S

MI

MT

George

son

6

WA

S

MI

MT

Loyd

son

5

WA

S

MI

MT

John

son

2  9/12

WA

S

MI

MT

Harry

son

7/12

WA

S

MI

MT

 

Brainerd’s occupation was listed as “shoemaker”, and the two eldest sons (Frank and George) were noted as attending school within the year.  The family was residing on 4th Street.

 


 

Original Source Documents:

 

World War I Draft Registration Card – Brainerd David Edgerton; Oroville, Okanogan Co., WA.

1920 Federal Census – household of Brainerd David Edgerton; Oroville Town (Precinct 1), Okanogan Co., WA.