Dorcas was born in 1793, the daughter of unknown parents. The place is not known.
She died in 1861 in Jackson County, Arkansas.
Her husband was Archibald W Brazeale, who she married on 26 OCT 1809. The place has not been found. Their nine known children were Jackson B (1814-?), George Washington (1815-?), Elize (1820-?), Thomas W (1824-?), Archibald (1825->1863), James Madison (?-1847), William (1830-?), Mary Sophia (1833-?) and Emeline (1834-?).