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Elnathan Brown (1807 - 1880)

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Elnathan Brown
Born in Wenham, Essex County, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married 1832 [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 16 Sep 2019 | Created 7 Sep 2019 | Last significant change: 16 Sep 2019
12:54: Jennifer Lapham edited the Father for Elnathan Brown (1807-1880). [Thank Jennifer for this]
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Sally Lapham, born 1812, dau. of Deacon William and Sarah "Sally" (Randall) Lapham, married Elnathan Brown in 1832.[1]

Elnathan Brown was born 22 Jan 1807 in Wenham, Essex County, Massachusetts the son of Nathan (Jr) and Mehitable (Dodge) Brown. He died 7 Aug 1880 (aged 73) in Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. He was buried in the Laurel Hill Cemetery in Reading. Elnathan married Sarah L. “Sally” Lapham. on 10 Apr 1833 at Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

FIndaGrave lists his parents:

Nathan Brown 1778–1846
Mehitable Dodge Brown 1776–1871

two brothers:

George D. Brown 1815–1816
George D. Brown 1821–1895

his wife:

Sarah Lapham Brown 1812–1889 (m. 1833)

and four children:

Cordelia A. Brown 1833–1917
John Elliot Brown 1838–1852
William Henry H. Brown 1840–1856
Lizzie Rebecca Brown Mitchell 1845–1915 [2]


  1. "Laphams in America" compiled and written by Bertha Bortle Beal Aldridge Victor NY 1932-1953; pg 415
  2. Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 16 September 2019), memorial page for Elnathan Brown (22 Jan 1807–7 Aug 1880), Find A Grave: Memorial #137384896, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by John Glassford (contributor 47271570) .

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