Re: George Edgar Brown of Lower Cove, N.S.

Greg:

I¹ll add James Brown (1843-1925) to the bucket list for next trip if it¹ll
help.

Dave


On 1/17/11 8:23 PM, "GREG BROWN" <browngreg_joy@...> wrote:

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> This may be part of my brick wall (Hiram Brown). My great aunt Beatrice Brown
> Embree said that her father, James (s/o of Hiram) had a first cousin in
> Joggins
> by the name of Roy Brown. This could possibly mean that that Hiram and Roy's
> father George were brothers and sons of Charles S Brown and Mary Gilbert.
> Given that Charles and Mary were married on 29 Feb 1832 and their first listed
> child Thomas Albert was born in 1838, it is possible there were earlier
> children. Bliss said he felt he may be missing children, unfortunately I
> believe he is off line for a few months .
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> Another flicker of hope!!!
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> Greg
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> From: David Winter <davidwinter@...
> <mailto:davidwinter%40ns.sympatico.ca> >
> To: nscumber <nscumber@yahoogroups.com <mailto:nscumber%40yahoogroups.com> >
> Sent: Mon, January 17, 2011 6:07:25 PM
> Subject: [nscumber] George Edgar Brown of Lower Cove, N.S.
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> Amherst Daily News, Monday, May 16, 1949, pg. #4;Reel #2697, NSARM, Halifax,
> N.S.
> OBITUARY: George Brown
> River Hebert, May 11 (Special) - The death of George Brown occurred at the
> home of his son at Lower Cove on Wednesday at 4 p.m. Although he had been
> sick for the past two weeks, his death came as a shock to relatives and
> ofriends. He was 78 years of age. He leaves to mourn seven daughters and four
> sons. The daughters are Annie, Pearl, Ethel and Grace, all in the U.S.A.;
> Stella (Mrs. Wilfred Cormier), Joggins; Ella (Mrs. Sherman Porter), River
> Hebert; and Ruby (Mrs. Alfred Hoeg), River Hebert. The sons are William E.
> (with whom he resided), Lower Cove; Charles, Joggins; LeRoy, River Hebert;
> and Basil, Joggins; also, three sisters, Mrs. Geo. Wood, Wood Point; Mrs ??
> Wood, Sackville; and Hattie Brown, Joggins; and two brothers, Roy T. Brown,
> Joggins; and William J. Brown, Lower Cove.
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> Source: Dave Winter, 13 Jan 2011
> Note: No mention of surviving wife, Edith Mae McWhirter. Was Edith separated
> from George and living in the U.S.A. much earlier than 1949 with one of the
> daughters??????
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> Previously posted:
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> NSARM Cumberland Deaths, 1949; Page #3113
> George E. Brown, Lower Cove, Married, Mining Engineer
> Born 16 Sep 1872, Lower Cove
> Died 11 May 1949, Lower Cove, age 76 years, 7 months, 25 days, of Cardio
> Vascular Disease, Enlarged Prostate
> H/o Mrs. Edith Brown
> S/o James Brown, Canaan, and Matilda Brown, Ireland
> Informant; Mrs. William E. Brown, Joggins Mines, Daughter-in-law
> Buried 13 May 1949, Latta Cemetery, River Hebert
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> Source: Dave Winter, 10 Jan 2010
> Note: Matilda Brown may possibly be nee Stewart
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