Bransford Vawter

ID Number: T00189

Biographical Data
Basic Identification

Gender: male

Ethnicity: European American

Immigration: no

Attributed Race: white

Free or Enslaved: free

Birth & Family

Birth Date: 1815/00/00

Birthplace: unknown

Mother: Susannah Vawter

Father: Benjamin Vawter

1st Spouse: none

2nd Spouse: male

Age Details

Age: 23

Age Group: adult (20-59)

Life Details

Occupation(s): poet

Last Church: Baptist

Military Service: none

Last Residence: Lynchburg, Virginia

Last Address: 409 Polk Street (NEED TO VERIFY!)


Death Date: 1838/11/16

Death Note: none

Place of Death: unknown

Cause of Death: tuberculosis (“broken heart”)

Burial & Undertaking

Burial Date: 1838/11/16

Funeral Home: Diuguid

Diuguid ID Number:

Indigent?: private interment

Gravesite and Grave Marker Data

Grave Marker or Marker Fragment: yes

Section: 101.V

Confirmation Source for Location: gravemarker

Grave Marker Erector(s): Quill & Scroll Society (ECG)

Confirmation Source for Interment: gravemarker


posthumous memorial (1936); Patrick Henry Debating Society