Person:Anthony Branch (1)

Capt. Anthony Martin Branch
m. 24 Nov 1807
  1. Mary Jane Branch1809 - 1831
  2. Sarah Elizabeth Branch1811 -
  3. Robert Guerrant Branch1813 -
  4. Harriett Evelina Branch1815 -
  5. John Branch1816 -
  6. Samuel Branch1818 - 1840
  7. William Daniel Branch1820 -
  8. Capt. Anthony Martin Branch1823 - 1867
  9. James Heath Branch1825 - 1844
  10. Martha Winifred Branch1827 - 1865
  • HCapt. Anthony Martin Branch1823 - 1867
  • WAmanda Smithabt 1850 -
m. 1849
Facts and Events
Name[1] Capt. Anthony Martin Branch
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3] 16 Jul 1823 Buckingham, Virginia, United States
Marriage 1849 Houston, Harris, Texas, United Statesto Amanda Smith
Death[1][2][3] 3 Oct 1867 Huntsville, Walker, Texas, United States
Burial[3] Oakwood Cemetery, Huntsville, Walker, Texas, United States

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Anthony Martin Branch (July 16, 1823 – October 3, 1867) was a Texas politician who served in the Confederate States Congress during the American Civil War.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Capt. Anthony Martin Branch, in Confederate Memorial Literary Society. Roll of Honour. (Confederate Memorial Literary Society).

    [see Transcript:Confederate Memorial Literary Society. Roll of Honour/Branch, Anthony Martin]


    Anthony Martin Branch

    21st Texas Cavalry Regiment Co. A

    Anthony Martin Branch born in Buckingham Co Va July 16th 1823 was son of Samuel Branch 3rd and Winifred Jones Guerrant. ...

    ... Said Anthony Martin Branch the subject of this record was graduated at Hampden Sidney College Va in 1842 went to Huntsville Texas 1847, entered the practice of law as partner 29 of "Yoakuin" the historian and General Sam Houston made him executor of his will in 1863. Served in Texas Legislature 1859 in State Senate 1861-62, resigned from State Senate to enlist in Confederate Army 1862 (Lee record on front page) was Captain of Co "A" of 21st Texas Cavalry regiment, was member of Confederate Congress from 1863 until end of Civil war, after the war was elected to United States Congress 1866 was not allowed to take his seat because he had fought in Confederate army.

    Said A.M. Branch was one of ten children ...

    ... Said A.M. Branch married Amanda Smith of North Alabama 1849 he died childless in Huntsville Texas Oct 3rd 1867, was guardian of children of his sister * ...
    [* Martha Winnifred Branch ]

  2. 2.0 2.1 Anthony Martin Branch, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Capt Anthony Martin Branch, in Find A Grave.
  4.   BRANCH, Anthony Martin, in White, James T. National Cyclopedia of American Biography, Vol 8.

    [Note: the text from this source is almost verbatim to that which was submitted by Anthony's niece to the Roll of Honour 1.]