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Amos R Brown (1857 - 1936)

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Amos R Brown
Born in Sylmar, Cecil County, Maryland, USAmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died [location unknown]
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Profile last modified | Last significant change: 5 Feb 2018
17:05: L (Fritz) Dogan added Mary (Hunt) Brown as spouse for Amos Brown. [Thank L for this]
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Biography

Amos was born in 1857, son of Job Brown and Sara Wilson, in Sylmar, Cecil County, Maryland.

He married Mary Hunt and they had a daughter Maud in March 1880. They lived in Cecil County in 1880 [1]

In 1882, their second child, Marshall, was born. Their second daughter, Ada, was born in 1888.

All three children continue to live with them in 1900 [2].

In Mar 1901 their oldest daughter got married: [3] Miss Maud Hunt Brown of Sylmar, Cecil county, and Elwood A Reynolds of Near Oxford, Pa., were married at the bride's home last evening by Rev. H. A. G. Westerfield, pastor of Rising Sun Methodist Episcopal Church. Miss Elmira Passmore, cousin of the bride, was maid of honor, and Mary Reynolds and Lillian Yerkes were bridesmaids.

By 1910, the children had moved out and his mother Sara moved in [4]

He died in 1936 and was buried in Rosebank Cemetery in Cecil County Maryland [5].

Sources

  1. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MNQV-3MH : 7 September 2017), Amos Brown, Brick Meeting House, Cecil, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district ED 19, sheet 295A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0507; FHL microfilm 1,254,507.
  2. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MNQV-3MH : 7 September 2017), Amos Brown, Brick Meeting House, Cecil, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district ED 19, sheet 295A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0507; FHL microfilm 1,254,507.
  3. The Times (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 07 Mar 1901, Thu Page 3
  4. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2F2-TD8 : accessed 5 February 2018), Amos R Brown, Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 29, sheet 3A, family 43, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 563; FHL microfilm 1,374,576.
  5. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/70030823


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