FLEMUEL MCBROOM
17 thTENNESSEE INFANTRY
CSA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: about 1840 in Jackson County, Tennessee (online genealogies indicate 30 October 1842)
Died: between 12 Oct 1905 and 7 Nov 1905 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Probably buried in an unmarked grave in the McBroom Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: James and Emeline (Enochs) McBroom

Married: Polly Ann Perkins about 1868 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Born: about 1850 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 10 December 1897 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Probably buried in an unmarked grave in the McBroom Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Jordan and Jane (Mills) Perkins

Children:

  1. James McBroom
  2. Margaret McBroom
  3. Bolivar McBroom
  4. Allard McBroom
  5. Luller McBroom
  6. Daisy M. F. McBroom
  7. William R. McBroom

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Brother: George W. McBroom - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry - USA
  • Brother: Marion McBroom - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry Regiment - USA
  • Father-in-law: W. J. Perkins - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry Regiment - USA

MILITARY INFORMATION

17 thTennessee Infantry
Company H

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered the service as a Private and left the service as a Private
  • Enlisted 8 Sep 1862
  • Sep 1862 - Jun 1863: Present

PENSION APPLICATION ABSTRACT

S6187

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ABSTRACT:

  • Filed April 29, 1904
  • Rejected
  • Resident of Bloomington, TN
  • Member of Company K of the 17th TN Infantry Regiment
  • Wounds: Kidney Disease, Bladder trouble and piles
  • Born: Putnam County, TN
  • Enlisted: Fall of 1862
  • Wife has been dead for 7 years
  • 2 daughters and 1 son
  • Attest: H. T. Lee & James P. Dyer

Supporting Documents:

  • None

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 277
  • 1860 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 60
  • 1870 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 181B
  • 1880 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 143
  • 1900 Census:

OBITUARY

The Cookeville Free Press
16 December 1897
Vol. XI, No. 9, Page 1

  • Mrs. Flem McBroom -- Bloomington, Dec. 13 -- Mrs. Flem McBroom, who lives near here, died last Friday. She was the daughter of Jordan Perkins, of Cookeville, and a most estimable lady.

ADDITION DATA:

  • Deed Dated 12 Oct 1905: Flem McBroom deeds a tract of land in the 18th Civil District of Putnam County to his granddaughter Bessie McBroom. (Putnam County, TN Deed Book X, Page 648)
  • Deed Dated 12 Oct 1905: Flem McBroom deeds a tract of land in 18th Civil District of Putnam County to his daughter Daisy M. F. McBroom. (Putnam County, TN Deed Book X, Page 649)
  • Deed Dated 12 Oct 1905: Flem McBroom deeds a tract of land in the 18th Civil District of Putnam County to his son William R. McBroom (who is the father of Bessie McBroom) (Putnam County, TN Deed Book X, Page 651)
  • Inventory of the Goods and Chattles of Flem McBroom by his administrator W. R. McBroom Dated 7 Nov 1905 (Putnam County, TN Inventories of Estates 1899 - 1907).
  • Inventories of Estates, Vol #5 Page 1: "S. S. Shaw Guardian for Bessie McBroom minor heir of Alfred McBroom, dec'd, April 11, 1906 Received from W. R. McBroom, admr of Flem McBroom, dec'd $77."