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Charles Elmer Brainard
Charles Brainard
American, 1862 - 1961
Biography: Charles Elmer Brainard was born 14 September 1862 in East Killingly, Connecticut. He was the son of Lucy Ann Chase Brainard (1837-1915) and James Sidney Brainard (1833-1917). Charles E. Brainard married Carrie Enola Cunningham (1866-1958) in East Gloucester, Massachusetts, on 29 December 1890. They had at least one daughter, Carolyn Lucie Brainard Nickerson (Mrs. Donald Edgar Nickerson) (b. 1898). Charles E. Brainard died 4 May 1961 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.