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Jemima Martha (Broyles) Berry (1796 - 1854)

Jemima Martha Berry formerly Broyles
Born in Madison County, Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 19 Sep 1816 in Madison County, Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Page County, Virginiamap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Apr 2016
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19 Sep 1816 - Jemima Broyls married Reuben Berry. Madison Co., Virginia. Bride's father is Ben Broyls.[1]

Jemima's death record is given in "Page Co. Deaths" as 24 Aug 1854, aged 57 years, 8 months, 7 days from which her birth is calculated. Parents were Benjamin and Susan Broiles. The cause of death was "paralysis". Husband Reuben Berry reported the death.

17 DEC 1796. Madison Co., Virginia. [2]

24 AUG 1854. Page Co., Virginia. [3]

Husband Reuben Berry.
Wife Jamima Martha Broyles.
19 SEP 1816. Madison, Virginia. [4]
Child: Henry Sampson Berry.
Child: Walter Graves Berry.
Child: Acrey Berry.
Child: Sarah Berry.
Child: Louisa Berry.
Child: Nancy Berry.
Child: John W. Berry.
Child: Eliza Jane Berry.
Child: Martha E. Berry.
Child: Clarinda Berry.

U.S. Census

Year Name Location Age BP Occupation
1850 Berry, Jemima VA, Page[5] 54 VA


  1. "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 3 May 2016), Reuben Berry and Jemima Broyls, 19 Sep 1816; citing Madison, Virginia, reference p 263; FHL microfilm 32,595.
  2. Source: #S26
  3. Source: #S28
  4. Source: #S28
  5. Page 318

  • Source: S26 Interview Burnt Tree Grange, Madison Co., Virginis Interviewed: jim berry Interviewer or Interred: various Sept. 15, 2007
  • Source: S28 E-Mail Message Re: Reunion report Harry Norford September 17, 2007

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Broyles-3594 and Broyles-2984 appear to represent the same person because: Daughter of Benjamin and Susan Broyles.
posted by Steve Broyles

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