Samuel Hugh Brockunier Sr. 1868-1931
A Thumbnail Biography by David C. Procuniar
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Samuel Hugh Brockunier Sr, born 30 October 1868 in Wheeling, WV, the son of Charles & Elizabeth Brockunier.  Samuel died in 1931 Sewickley, Pennsylvania.  Married Clare Sawyer Reed on 30 October 1901.   Clare was born 4 March 1874 in Lowell Massachusetts & died in 1957 while living in Lowell Massachusetts.  Between 1901-1905 Samuel was a Colonel for governor White.   Later he became a Mining Engineer, and in 1938 was Editor of the famous Webster's Dictionary

Source: The Bragonier Family by Georgiana H. Randall 1969 The Bragunier Family in America by Britain Bragunier Robinson 1969. First Reformed Church of Hagerstown Maryland church records on LDS micro-film.


Charles Wilbur born 29 Aug 1902 Wheeling, WV. was in the Refrigeration & Insulation business; married Barbara Gass.

Samuel Hugh Jr born 17 Nov 1903 Wheeling, WV.  Married Eloise Marcy 1933

Elizabeth Brady born 13 Dec 1904 died 2 Sept 1998 (never married) 
Clare Reed born 28 Nov 1905 Catskill New York, died 1966.   Attended the Massachusetts Arts School (never married)
Sawyer Reed, born 16 Aug 1908, died 27 July 1936 from Burns While Fighting a Forest Fire in Montana.  (never married)

The Bragonier Family by Georgiana H. Randall 1969.
The Bragunier Family in America by Brittain Bragunier Robinson 1969
First Reformed Church of Hagerstown Maryland church records on LDS micro-film

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