Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 03 February 2018), memorial page for Henry Ford Brown (23 Jan 1921–19 Nov 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149199163, citing Brookdale Cemetery, Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by BeVera (contributor 48191712) .
"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KWFP-Q1N : accessed 3 February 2018), Ford Brown in household of Melvin Brown, Ward 3, Elyria City, Elyria Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 47-59, sheet 4A, line 34, family 87, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3103.