born in Nov 1887 in Tennessee.1507
1910 Census for Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tennessee shows Viola
Brunson, 24, a widow who has had two children with one still living, as head
of household with: daughter Mary, 6; and boarder Berry Bedwell, 56.
was born about 1873. In 1909 he was a buttonmaker. He
died by drowning on 27 Oct 1909 in Montgomery County, Tennessee.
The 1910 census for Montgomery County, Tennessee lists Viola Bedwell Brunson
as a widow. Further research finds a Thomas Brunson drowned in Montgomery County,
Tennessee. Based on the dates and ages of Viola and Thomas, this is probably
Viola's husband. Viola Bedwell and Thomas Brunson had the following children:
was born on 23 Aug 1908 in Montgomery County, Tennessee. He died
on 23 Aug 1908 in Montgomery County, Tennessee.|
Bedwell and Ernest Cotton were married after 1910.
Viola Bedwell and Ernest Cotton had the following children: