David Lorenzo Brittain

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Ref. No. P001-588
Subject David Lorenzo Brittain
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Caption David Lorenzo Brittain
Notes David Lorenzo Brittain was born in 1832 in Cedar Township, Boone County, Missouri, to Lorenzo Dow Brittain and Arminta Russell. On 9 March 1854, he married Eleanor Howard Thomas in Laclede County, Missouri. David Brittain, a freighter, and his wife migrated to California in 1857. Here, he died on 1 March 1869 in Lake County.