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William Ray Brown (1891 - 1928)

William Ray Brown
Born in Jaffrey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married 6 Sep 1912 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Died at about age 36 in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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William Ray Brown was born 18 April 1891[1] [2] in Jaffrey, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire. William R. Brown died in 1928 at Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts.

William R. Brown married 1st) Lena Whitten, daughter of Edward D Whitten and Mary O Lorman, on September 6, 1912 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts. They took their wedding trip to the White Mountains. The marriage record states that James T Brown and (Maudeline "Maud) Julia Packard are William's parents.[3]

William R. Brown married 2d) 28 July 1923 at Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts to Aldora B. Hardy, daughter of Austin Hardy and Nellie G. Armstrong. [4]. She was born abt 1903.


  1. "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 23 December 2021), William R Brown, 1917-1918.
  2. "United States Census, 1900", database with images, FamilySearch ( : Sun Sep 17 04:37:51 UTC 2023), Entry for James F Brown and Maudeline J Brown, 1900.
  3. "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 17 February 2016), William Ray Brown and Lena Whitten, 06 Sep 1912; citing Fitchburg, , Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,409,944.
  4. "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1925", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 4 January 2023), William R Brown, 1923.

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