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Paris Brumfield (abt. 1837 - 1891)

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Paris Brumfield
Born about in Logan, Virginia, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Harts, Lincoln, West Virginia, United Statesmap
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Biography

1. Paris Brumfield, a veteran of the Confederate army, was one of Appalachia's most famous feud personalities. His exploits and death were widely reported upon by newspapers throughout the United States.

  • Paris Brumfield was the son of John H. and Rachel (Haskins) Brumfield.
  • He married Ann B. Toney in 1858 in what was then Logan County, Virginia.
  • Paris and Ann had the following children:

Allen "Al" Brumfield Rachel Brumfield Martha J. Brumfield Charles Brumfield John Brumfield William "Bill" Brumfield Dollie Brumfield James S. Brumfield

  • Paris fathered four children by Keziah Ramey:

Mary Florence Brumfield Paris Witcher Brumfield Wirt Brumfield Winnie Brumfield

  • Paris also fathered at least one known child by Lydia Smith:

Neary Jane Brumfield (bio by: Brandon Ray Kirk) 

  • Burial:

Paris Brumfield Cemetery Harts Lincoln County West Virginia, USA [1]

2. Paris Brumfield United States Census, 1850[2]

3.Paris Brumfield United States Census, 1860[3]

4. Paris Broomfield United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865[4][5]

5.Paris Brumfield United States Census, 1870[6]

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Sources

  1. Paris Brumfield Find A Grave Index
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  5. Paris Broomfield Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865<ref>Paris Brumfield</li> <li id="_note-5">[[#_ref-5|↑]] Paris Brumfield</li></ol></ref>
  • Citing this Record "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2S3-G5Q7 : 15 March 2016), Paris Brumfield, 1891; Burial, Harts, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States of America, Paris Brumfield Family Cemetery
  • Citing this Record "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8DC-RCG : 12 April 2016), Paris Brumfield in household of John Brumfield, Logan county, part of, Logan, Virginia, United States; citing family 210, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M41D-ZLH : 12 December 2017), Paris Brumfield, 1860.

  • Citing this Record

"United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FSK5-MXM : 4 December 2014), Paris Broomfield, Private, Company F, 45th Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Confederate; citing NARA microfilm publication M382 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 7; FHL microfilm 881,401.

  • Citing this Record

"Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J34F-YTQ : 5 December 2014), Paris Broomfield, 1864; from "Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Virginia," database, Fold3.com (http://www.fold3.com : n.d.); citing military unit Forty-fifth Battalion, Infantry, NARA microfilm publication M324 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1961), roll 891.

  • Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZ4L-YPR : 12 April 2016), Paris Brumfield, West Virginia, United States; citing p. 2, family 11, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 553,190.

  • WikiTree profile Brumfield-275 created through the import of BASHEIN_CARPER.ged on Aug 4, 2012 by Lynn Vizdos. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Lynn and others.


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