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Reverend William C. Brown

Reverend William C. Brown

Male 1841 - 1886  (45 years)

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  • Name William C. Brown  [1
    Prefix Reverend 
    Born 3 Apr 1841  Scrubgrass, Venango, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Asa C Brown Family Bible
    Asa C Brown Family Bible
    Gender Male 
    Name William Chris Brown 
    Group Asa Clark Brown Extended Family 
    • Asa Clark Brown's extend family and spouses
    Group Military: Civil War 
    • Served in the U.S. Civil War.
    Group Occupation: Machinest 
    • Had an occupation of machinest.
    FindaGrave Memorial # 146477118 
    FindaGrave Memorial Link http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=146477118 
    Census 12 Aug 1850  Neshannock, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Role: Household Member

      1) Asa Brown, age 56, male, carpenter, born in Kentucky
      2) Eleanor Brown, age 46, female, born in Canada
      3) Marsden Brown, age 17, male, labourer, born in Canada
      4) Samuel Brown, age 14, male, born in Pennsylvania
      5) William Brown, age 9, male, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year
      6) John Brown, age 7, male, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year
      7) David Brown, age 4, male, born in Pennsylvania
      8) Frederick Goas, age 19, male, born in Pennsylvania
    Census 6 Nov 1860  Richfield, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    • Role: Household Member

      1) Asa C. Brown, age 67, male, farmer, $275 personal, born in Connecticut
      2) Elnor Brown, age 55, female, born in Canada
      3) Wm. C. Brown, age 19, male, student, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year
      4) John W. Brown, age 17, male, student, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year
      5) David C. Brown, age 13, male, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year
      6) Phoebe Dayton, age 13, female, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year
    Census 10 Jun 1880  Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4

    • 1) William C Brown, white, male, age 39, married, machinist, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Massachusetts, mother born in Canada
      2) Mina Brown, white, female, wife, married, keeping house, born in Ohio, father born in Massachusetts, mother born in New York
      3) Alice E Brown, white, female, age 12, daughter, single, at home, attended school within year, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio
      4) Lyman E Brown, white, female, age 10, daughter, single, attended school within year, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio
      5) Olive S. Brown, white, female, age 7, daughter, single, attended school within year, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio
      6) Hattie M Brown, white, female, age 5, daughter, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio
      7) Allen E Brown, white, male, age 2, son, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio
    Died 11 Jul 1886  Lyman Prairie, Pope, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Cause: Lung disease and chronic diarrhea; consumption 
    Buried 12 Jul 1886  Grove Lake, Pope, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Was asked to be the administrator of his brother, John W. Brown's estate.
    • (Research):21 Jun 1999 - Possibly listed in 1865 Minnesota state census of Minneapolis.  Listed next to Asa Brown family a Wm C. Brown, with M. (can't read), and Lorenzo.

      30 Jul 1999 - This is the right William C. Brown with wife Mina F.

      30 Jul 1999 - Is Lorenzo his child?

      Lorenzo D. Brown, age 72 on 14 Jan 1895, of Minneapolis, is listed on a General Affidavit in Wm Brown's pension files as knowing the family.  He may be one of the children of Asa Brown's possible first marriage.

      Possibly buried in Greenwood Cemetery.
    Person ID I74  Legacy Sample Program
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2016 

    Father Asa Clark Brown,   b. 11 Oct 1792, Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1866, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Huffman,   b. 11 Jan 1803, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1874, Saint Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1832  Tionesta, Venango, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Family ID F13  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elmina Frost,   b. 25 Nov 1841, Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1922, Medford, Jackson, Oregon, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1863  Maine Prairie, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Witnesses to the marriage were Alvah Frost and RIchard Vandervort
    Children 
     1. Alice Eleanor Brown,   b. 1 Oct 1867, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1942, Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Linda Etta Brown,   b. 13 Dec 1869, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Jul 1942  (Age 72 years)
     3. Olive Semiramis Brown,   b. 27 Jun 1872, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Jul 1942  (Age 70 years)
     4. Hattie Mina Brown,   b. 8 Feb 1875, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Jul 1942  (Age 67 years)
     5. Allen Cobb Brown,   b. 11 Dec 1877, Orinda, Pope, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 18 Jul 1942  (Age 64 years)
     6. William Wesley Clark Brown,   b. 10 May 1881, Grove Lake, Pope, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Jul 1942  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2008 
    Family ID F27  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Apr 1841 - Scrubgrass, Venango, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Aug 1850 - Neshannock, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Nov 1860 - Richfield, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Oct 1863 - Maine Prairie, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Jun 1880 - Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Lung disease and chronic diarrhea; consumption - 11 Jul 1886 - Lyman Prairie, Pope, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Jul 1886 - Grove Lake, Pope, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S49] Minnesota, Hennepin County - 1860 - U.S. census, Minnesota, Hennepin County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M653, roll 570, town of Richfield, p. 144, dwelling 1282, family 1194, Asa C. Brown household, accessed 3 March 2008 (Reliability: 3).
      Asa C. Brown, age 67, male, farmer, $275 personal, born in Connecticut; Elnor Brown, age 55, female, born in Canada; Wm. C. Brown, age 19, male, student, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year; John W. Brown, age 17, male, student, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year; David C. Brown, age 13, male, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year; Phoebe Dayton, age 13, female, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year

    2. [S67] Pennsylvania, Lawrence County - 1850 - U.S. census, Pennsylvania, Lawrence County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), M432, roll 375, Neshannock Township, p. 213, dwelling 469, family 469, Asa Brown household, accessed 18 April 2008 (Reliability: 3).
      1) Asa Brown, age 56, male, carpenter, born in Kentucky 2) Eleanor Brown, age 46, female, born in Canada 3) Marsden Brown, age 17, male, labourer, born in Canada 4) Samuel Brown, age 14, male, born in Pennsylvania 5) William Brown, age 9, male, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year 6) John Brown, age 7, male, born in Pennsylvania, attended school within year 7) David Brown, age 4, male, born in Pennsylvania 8) Frederick Goas, age 19, male, born in Pennsylvania

    3. [S73] Letter - from Mabel Hilton to Virginia Larsen - 9 October 1957, Hilton Mabel, Everett Washington.

    4. [S76] Minnesota, Hennepin County - 1880 - U.S. census, Minnesota, Hennepin County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T9, roll 622, Minneapolis, enumeration district (ED) 247, p. 359 (stamped), dwelling 178, family 189, William C. Brown household, accessed 18 April 2008 (Reliability: 3).
      1) William C Brown, white, male, age 39, married, machinist, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Massachusetts, mother born in Canada 2) Mina Brown, white, female, wife, married, keeping house, born in Ohio, father born in Massachusetts, mother born in New York 3) Alice E Brown, white, female, age 12, daughter, single, at home, attended school within year, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio 4) Lyman E Brown, white, female, age 10, daughter, single, attended school within year, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio 5) Olive S. Brown, white, female, age 7, daughter, single, attended school within year, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio 6) Hattie M Brown, white, female, age 5, daughter, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio 7) Allen E Brown, white, male, age 2, son, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ohio

    5. [S84] Brown - Asa Clark Brown Family Bible, (Hartford: Connecticut, 1850).

    6. [S171] Ancestry.com's Ancestry World Tree, MyFamily.com, (Online, ).