Born in Louisiana, USA on 1828 to Willis Brumfield and Virginia Holmes. Josiah married Margaret Burch and had 10 children. He passed away on 4 Aug 1897 in Washington Parish, Louisiana, USA.
Pamelia Jane Brumfield birth November 27 1853
John Wesley Brumfield birth April 20 1857
Melissa Brumfield birth 1858 died young
Uriah Brumfield birth between 1860-1862
Willis Dawston Brumfield birth July 03 1863
Elisha Thomas Brumfield birth November 19 1865
Josiah Brumfield birth 1867 died young
Margaret Amanda Brumfield birth May 21 1870
Isaac Richard Brumfield birth 1874
Charles Brumfield birth 1869
Brumfield, Josiah– Deed Bk 5, 548-50; John W. Brumfield and E. T. Brumfield, residents of Pike Co, MS, I. R. Brumfield a resident of Vermilion Par (represented by C. J. Burch), and U. J. Brumfield, W. D. Brumfield, Josiah M. Brumfield and Permelia J. (x) Whittington (authorized by her husband E. B. Whittington) all of WPL to Margaret A. Brumfield, for $350, sold tract in John H. K. Goff Headright, Sec. 55 in T1S R10E, containing 175 acres, bounded N by southern line of land transfered by heirs of Josiah and Margaret Brumfield to Pamelia J. Whittington, E by Bogue Chitto River, W by western line of sd headright; this title made to take place of one formerly executed by same parties and destroyed by 1897 courthouse fire; wits. F. M. Burch Jr., F. M. Burch Sr.
Deed Bk 5, 550-52, a deed between same parties as immediately above, with Permelia J. (x) Whittington as the vendee, $350, tract in northern part of John H. K. Goff Headright, containing 150 acres, bounded N and W by the north and west line of J. S. Brock, E by Bogue Chitto River, S by a conditional line.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Josiah by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Josiah: