Photo Friday—George and Sarepta Bragg

George Washington Bragg and Sarepta Jane Christian Bragg, bef. 1921.

Sarepta Jane Christian was born in Bowman, Elbert County, Georgia, the daughter of John Washington Christian and Lucy Ann Moore. She was raised there, and in 1892, married George Washington Bragg.

They continued to live in Elbert County, where 2 daughters and 4 sons were born.

They removed to DeKalb County by 1910, and Atlanta, Georgia, by 1912, before removing to Basalt, Bingham County, Idaho, by 1920.

According to the US Censuses, George was a farmer in Georgia. In Idaho, he was a laborer with a steam railroad.

George and Sarepta are interred at the Firth Cemetery in Firth, Bingham County, Idaho.


Sarepta Jane Christian (1867-1955) is 3rd great-aunt of MKS in the Spratlin branch.

George Washington Bragg (1857-1921) is husband of Sarepta Jane Christian.

Source: Ancestry.com member Kenneth Polito (photograph).