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1860/Mcminn Co/ William C Brown

1860/Mcminn Co/ William C Brown

Posted: 3 Jul 2004 2:46PM GMT
Classification: Query
Could I please get a lookup for the family of a George or Josiah Brown. He had at aleast one son William Brown born cicra 1850. Wifes name may have been Martha or he may have been a widow by then already. Possibly a son Robert Houstun as well. Any help at all greatly appreciated. Kim

Re: 1860/Mcminn Co/ William C Brown

Posted: 15 Jul 2004 12:08AM GMT
Classification: Census
Edited: 30 Sep 2006 6:00PM GMT
Hi Kim, I'm hope this is who you're looking for.
1860 census, 10th District, McMinn, Tennessee, Page 46
G. W. Brown, 39, Farmer, Tenn.
Martha, 35, Tenn.
Cordelia, 17, Tenn.
Mary, 15, Tenn.
Scott, 12, Tenn.
William C., 10, Tenn.
Robert H., 5, Tenn.
Hugh(?) G., 4, Tenn.
Anna, 7(?), Tenn.
Mary Ann, 9/12, Tenn.
Hope this helps. Good luck!

Re: 1870/Mcminn Co/ William C Brown

Posted: 16 Jul 2004 2:39PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 30 Sep 2006 6:01PM GMT
Surnames: Brown, Wright
Thats the family I was looking for! Thanks so very much. Do you by chance have acsess to the 1870 census? Would love to find same family in 1870 although I think William C Brown was married to a Susanna Wright by then. Thanks so much. Kim

Re: 1870/Mcminn Co/ William C Brown

Posted: 16 Jul 2004 10:22PM GMT
Classification: Census
Edited: 30 Sep 2006 6:02PM GMT
Surnames: Brown, Robinson
I'm not having much luck, Kim. This is about the closest I can come although the name of the wife and some of the names of the children are different but some are the same and the ages are about right. So thought I'd send it to you. Thought there might be a chance that the "W" in George W might stand for Washington.
1870 census, District 10, McMinn County, Tennessee, Page 15
Washington Brown, 50, Farmer, Tennessee
Nancy, 36, House Keeping, N. Carolina
Robert, 16, Tennessee
Hugh, 14, Tennessee
Maggie, 11, Tennessee
Josiah, 8, Tennessee
Nancy, 8, Tennessee
Martha 3, Tennessee
Mary Robinson, 16, Domestic Servant, Tennessee

Re: 1870/Mcminn Co/ William C Brown

Posted: 17 Jul 2004 2:25AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 30 Sep 2006 6:03PM GMT
That is the family. His middle name was Washington and his first wife Martha had died and he remaaried a Nancy. Now I at least know what time frame Martha died. This is great. You are the best. William C Brown must have been married already to a Susanna. I am wondering if they were in same county or had moved. Any other Browns living next to Washington in 1870 census I wonder. I will re-post to the message board. You have doen plenty. Thansk so very much! Kim
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