Posted By:Linda Breese
Subject:Re: Breese in Iowa and Neb
Post Date:October 22, 2000 at 22:02:47
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Forum:Breese Family Genealogy Forum
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Hi Rebecca,
You may be on the right track!!!!!
Henry H.BREES b.1828 Ohio d.3/24/1899 married Elizabeth GREEN b.1844 Boone Co.,MO d.5/21/1912 Franklin Co.,NE.
Children of Henry H. and Elizabeth Green BREES:

#1 Francis BREES
#2 Preston BREES
#3 Ada Alice BREES b.1861 IA
#4 Erlene Evaline BREES b.1865 IA
#5 George M. BREES b.1867 IA
#6 Henry BREES b.1871 Jefferson Co.,NE
#7 Hattie BREES b.1871 Jefferson Co.,NE
#8 Rosa BREES b.1876 Jefferson Co.,NE

Parents of Henry H.BREES b.1828 Ohio d.3/24/1899 Jefferson Co.,NE.:
Joseph H.BREES b.9/15/1799 PA d.9/15/1878 Jefferson Co.,NE
Margaret Preston b.10/1803 d.5/1891 Jefferson Co.,NE

Father of Joseph H.BREES: Timothy BREES b.1751 NJ d.10/16/1847 IA (age 96yrs)
Mother of Joseph H.BREES: Elizabeth Doty b.1767 NJ d.1828 PA

Here is the list of BREES burials in Jefferson Co.,NE.:

Joseph H.BREES b.9/15/1799 d.9/15/1878
Margaret Preston BREES b.10/1803 d.5/1891
Henry H.BREES d.3/24/1899
Elizabeth Green BREES d.5/21/1912 (Franklin NE)(can not find gravesite, not listed)
John W.BREES b.1860 d.4/7/1898
Benjamin F.BREES d.5/17/1887
Francis C.BREES d.11/7/1875
Agnes M.BREES d.3/15/1880
P.Eugene BREES d.1/9/1876
William L.BREES d.3/11/1884
James Levi BREES d.9/27/1881
Sophia Ann BREES d.10/16/1881

Here are the BREES burials in Franklin Co.,NE at the Greenwood Cemetary:
Beulah I.BREESE b.1/18/1918 d.1/25/1922
Carrie L.BREESE b.3/26/1871 d.3/26/1958 87yrs
George M.BREESE b.1/6/1869 d.8/29/1941 72yrs
Henry Allen BREESE b.10/2/1868 d.11/1/1948
Henry Stephen BREESE b.1/1/1908 d.4/8/1908 (Son of Henry Breese)
John Arthur BREESE b.11/8/1888 d.7/27/1951(My GrandFather)
Margaret Jane Mock BREESE b.7/25/1826 d.1/19/1924 (Wife of Benjamin F.BREES) 98yrs
Reuben Russell BREESE b.5/10/1854 d.2/27/1937 (MY Grt.Gr.Father) 82yrs

Parents of Elizabeth GREEN BREES:Wife of Henry H.BREES)
Levi Lewis GREEN b.2/13.1808 Henry Co.,KY d.1889 Mills CO.,Iowa
Evaline LITTLE b.1818 Henry Co.,KY d.1888 Mills Co.,Iowa

I hope this helps you. My Email is