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Ralph Lauriston Brown

Ralph Lauriston Brown

Male 1877 - 1951  (73 years)

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  • Name Ralph Lauriston Brown 
    Born 11 Apr 1877  Brockway, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Group Asa Clark Brown Extended Family 
    • Asa Clark Brown's extend family and spouses
    Census 24 Jun 1880  Saint Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • 1) David C. Brown, white, male, age 33, married, work in saw mill, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Keneket, mother born in Kanada
      2) Clara E Brown, white, female, age 30, wife, married, keeping house, born in Maine, parents born in Maine
      3) Myrtle I Brown, white, male, age 8, daughter, single, at school, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine
      4) Walter M Brown, white, male, age 6, son, single, at school, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine
      5) Loraine C. Brown, white male, age 5, son, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine
      6) Ralph L Brown, white, male, age 3, son, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine
    Census 20 Jun 1900  Buckman, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    • 1) David C Brown, head, white, male, Nov 1846, age 53, married 33 years, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Massachusetts, mother born in English Canada, farmer, farm rented
      2) Clara E. Brown, wife, white, female, Mar 1850, age 50, married 33 years, mother of 8 children, 7 living, born in Maine, parents born in Maine
      3) Myrtle I. Brown, daughter, white, female, Mar 1872, age 28, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine
      4) Ralph F. Brown, son, white, male, Apr 1877, age 23, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine, farm laborer
      5) Millard Brown, son, white, male, Nov 1880, age 19, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine, farm laborer
      6) Albert E. Brown, son, white, male, Feb Feb 1883, age 17, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine, farm laborer
      7) Mabel H. Brown, daughter, white, female, Apr 1892, age 8, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine
    Residence 9 Feb 1927  Blanchard, Bonner, Idaho, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 5 Sep 1928  Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 30 Mar 1951  Mead, Spokane, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Coronary occlusion 
    Buried 3 Apr 1951  Mead, Spokane, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Funeral director - Sunset Memorial Chapel (B&D) Spokane, Washington, E.I. Ball
    Notes 
    • Widowed at death.
    • (Medical):Heart block - complete - 2 years at death.  Arteriosclerotic heart disease 10 years at death.
      Thumb on right hand disabled.
    Person ID I88  Legacy Sample Program
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2008 

    Father David Clark Brown,   b. 24 Nov 1846, Deerfield, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1927, Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Clara Etta Crosby,   b. 13 Mar 1850, Swanville, Waldo, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1928, Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1868  Brockway, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 7, 8
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anna N.,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 Jun 1900-12 Sep 1918 
    Divorced Between Sep 1918 and Nov 1921 
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2008 
    Family ID F17  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Amelia Shopfer,   b. Abt 1874, , , Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 5 Nov 1921  Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2008 
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Apr 1877 - Brockway, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 24 Jun 1880 - Saint Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 20 Jun 1900 - Buckman, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Nov 1921 - Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Feb 1927 - Blanchard, Bonner, Idaho, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Sep 1928 - Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Coronary occlusion - 30 Mar 1951 - Mead, Spokane, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Apr 1951 - Mead, Spokane, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S73] Letter - from Mabel Hilton to Virginia Larsen - 9 October 1957, Hilton Mabel, Everett Washington.

    2. [S77] Minnesota, Morrison County - 1900 - U.S. census, Minnesota, Morrison County, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), Buckman Township, ED 96, sheet 8, dwelling 111, family 111, David C. Brown household; NARA microfilm publication T623, 776. (Reliability: 3).
      1) David C Brown, head, white, male, Nov 1846, age 53, married 33 years, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Massachusetts, mother born in English Canada, farmer, farm rented 2) Clara E. Brown, wife, white, female, Mar 1850, age 50, married 33 years, mother of 8 children, 7 living, born in Maine, parents born in Maine 3) Myrtle I. Brown, daughter, white, female, Mar 1872, age 28, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine 4) Ralph F. Brown, son, white, male, Apr 1877, age 23, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine, farm laborer 5) Millard Brown, son, white, male, Nov 1880, age 19, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine, farm laborer 6) Albert E. Brown, son, white, male, Feb Feb 1883, age 17, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine, farm laborer 7) Mabel H. Brown, daughter, white, female, Apr 1892, age 8, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine.

    3. [S80] Minnesota, Stearns County - 1880 - U.S. census, Minnesota, Stearns County, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), city of Saint Cloud, ED 113, p. 4, dwelling 35, family 38, David C. Brown household; NARA microfilm publication T9, 634. (Reliability: 3).
      1) David C. Brown, white, male, age 33, married, work in saw mill, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Keneket, mother born in Kanada 2) Clara E Brown, white, female, age 30, wife, married, keeping house, born in Maine, parents born in Maine 3) Myrtle I Brown, white, male, age 8, daughter, single, at school, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine 4) Walter M Brown, white, male, age 6, son, single, at school, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine 5) Loraine C. Brown, white male, age 5, son, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine 6) Ralph L Brown, white, male, age 3, son, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Maine.

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

    5. [S82] Washington, Snohomish County, Everett - Everett Daily Herald, Washington., "David C. Brown obituary," 9 February 1927, p. 5, col. 3. (Reliability: 3).
      David C. Brown, 80 years old, died suddenly early Wednesday morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. M. E. Hilton of 2422 Cleveland avenue.  Mr. Brown was apparently in good health upon retiring.  He is survived by a widow, Mrs. Clara E. Brown and seven children, Mrs. Myrtle B. Randall of Valley; Walter M. Brown of Spokane, R. L. Brown and A. E. Brown of Blanchard, Idaho; L. E. Brown of Ssclon, Cal.; Millard A. Brown of Everett and Mrs. M. E. Hilton.  Mr. Brown was a Civil war veteran, having served with the Sixth Minnesota regiment, company D, and was a member of the Free Methodist church.  The body is at the chapel of John F. Jerread.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.

    6. [S82] Washington, Snohomish County, Everett - Everett Daily Herald, Washington., "Clara E. Brown obituary," 5 September 1928, p. 11, col. 7. (Reliability: 3).
      Clara E. Brown, 78, died Tuesday night at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Clifford Hilton, 2422 Cleveland avenue, following an extended illness.  Surviving besides Mrs. Hilton, are another daughter; Mrs. Myrtle Randall of Priest River, Idaho; five sons, Walter M. and Albert E. of Blanchard, Idaho, Ralph L. of Spokane; Millard A. of 2422 Cleveland avenue, L C. Brown of Manilla, P.I.; one sister, Mrs. Cora McGee of Spokane; four brother, Fred and Herbert Crosby of Spokane; Frank Crosby of Moose Jaw, Canada, and Albert Crosby in Minnesota.  The body is at the chapel of John F. Jerread.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.

    7. [S122] Minnesota, Stearns County - 1857-1930 - marriage records, Minnesota. Stearns County., C: 123, Brown-Crosby, 1868; FHL microfilm 1,379,045 (Reliability: 3).
      1 Jan 1868; Brockway, Stearns, Minnesota

    8. [S124] United States - Civil War Pension files, David Clark Brown (Pvt., Co. D, 6th Minn. Inf., Civil War), Widow's pension, certificate no. 1,573,614 (Reliability: 3).
      1 Jan 1868