Brokenshaw, Richard.

  • Died 9/29/1882, age76.
  • Wife, Jemima Whiting (died 5/19/1874,age 27). Richard and Jemima were married at Portsea, Alverstock, England.
  • In Clarkston, Brokenshaw was a shoe & boot manufacturer. The 1872 map of the Village lists the business which is shown in a wooden building on the site of 21 S. Main, as Brokenshaw & Richardson. The Brokenshaw residence, 1862-1877, was 41 Buffalo. Richard served in the 8th Michigan Cavalry in the Civil War.