Georgia Family Group Sheet for the Martin Emanuel BRUCKNER Family #1

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Submitted by: Katrina Gibson Ray
Email address: Wintr

Husband: Martin Emanuel BRUCKNER
Birthdate: 25 Feb 1820 (1)
Birthplace: Wilkes Co., Ga. (1)
Death date: 10 Jun 1885 (1)
Place of death: Augusta, Richmond Co., Ga. (1)
Burial: Linwood Cemetery, Richmond Co., Ga. (1)
Father: Daniel BRUCKNER (1)
Mother: Elizabeth BENSON (1)

Marriage date: 3 Sep 1816 (6)
Marriage place: Lincoln Co., Ga. (6)

Wife: Elizabeth A. BENSON (1,2)
Birthdate: unk
Death date: between 1843/44 and 1847 (3,4)
Place of death: probably Wilkes Co., Ga.
Father: John BENSON (3)
Mother: Elizabeth MATTHEWS (3,5)


Child No. 1: George D. BRUCKNER (1,3)
Sex: M
Birthdate: Abt. 1842 (3)
Birthplace: probably Wilkes Co., Ga. (1)
Death date: 14 Sep 1862 (1,7)
Place of death: Crampton's Gap, Maryland (1,7)
Burial: unk
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: unk

Child No. 2: John Thomas BRUCKNER (1,3)
Sex: M
Birthdate: Abt 1844 (3)
Birthplace: probably Wilkes Co., Ga. (1)
Death date: 31 Jan 1865 (1)
Place of death: Camp Douglas, Chicago, Illinois (1)
Burial: unk
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: unk

1.Family information, including written and oral history,
family bible records, family letters and diaries.

2. "Wilkes County, Georgia, Marriages, 1792-1925" compiled by Bachelor and Blackmore and
marriage records found online at

3. "1850 Federal Census of Georgia, Lincoln County" compiled by P.C. Otto 1971 and
"1860 Federal Census of Georgia, Columbia County" found online at

4.Marriage record of husband and 2nd wife in family bible and found
online at Batch No.;M713223 Dates:1809-1873 Source
Call No.:0202677V.G-I Film type.

5."Early Georgia Wills, Lincoln County"
compiled by S.Q. Smith, pages 23 of Willbook #3 Ordinary's Office,
Lincolnton, Lincoln Co., and Additional Wills Section, 1832-1858, page 31.

6. "The Marriages of Lincoln County, Georgia, 1806-1955" compiled by
J.B. Turner and L.R. Butler, pg 36. &. "No Jubilee" page 227, and "We
Have This Heritage, The History of Wilkes County, Georgia" by R.M.