Re: Christina Shirley (Brown) Brown

Title: Re: [nscumber] Christina Shirley (Brown) Brown
Hi Greg:

Thanks for the confirmation and I think I’m safe for a match & merge.

As Anne’s mother had a couple of relationships I wasn’t sure of Anne’s actual surname and used all three but feel I have the correct mother-in-law for Laurie Wayne Brown, Freda Mae Walsh.


On 13-09-14 4:30 PM, "GREG BROWN" <browngreg_joy@...> wrote:


I have Laurie Wayne Brown, s/o Clarence Edgar Brown and Zelphia May Schofield, married to Anne Walsh.



From: David Winter <davidwinter@...>
 To: nscumber <>
 Sent: Saturday, September 14, 2013 2:39:33 PM
 Subject: Re: [nscumber] Christina Shirley (Brown) Brown


There’s a possibility  the Laurie Brown mentioned iChristina Shirley’s obituary below is Laurie Wayne Brown and m/1 to Ann (Walsh? - Morine? - Croft?), daughter of Freda Mae Walsh of recent postings.

My Laurie Wayne Brown is s/o Clarence Edgar Brown and Zilphia Mae Schofield

Obituary for Freda Croft
CROFT, Freda Mae (Walsh) – 96, Wolfville passed away February 20, 2012 in Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Gaspereau she was a daughter of the late Ada Walsh. Freda was a house cleaner for many years right up until the age of 73. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and friend. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Freda is survived by her husband Lawrence; sons Cecil Walsh, New Minas, Robert Walsh (Diane Baker), Bridgewater, Larry Walsh (Nancy Piercey), Berwick, George Croft (Dorothy), New Minas, Donald (Barb) Croft, New Minas; daughters Laura “Hattie” (Mike) Becker, Bell Ewart, Ontario, Elizabeth (Robert) Laloned, Ontario, Marjorie (Harry) Pinch, Greenfield, Margaret (Merton) Rafuse, South Alton, ***Ann (Laurie) Brown, New Minas***, Rose (John) Boylan, Gaspereau; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Besides her mother Freda was predeceased by a son Bedford; daughter Edith Croft; brother James, sisters Josephine, Stella; grandchildren Wendy and Ann Levy, Bonita Spencer; step granddaughter Linda Gauthier; step grandson Frederick Spencer; great grandson Daniel Gallant. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service was held Thursday, February 23 at 2:00 p.m. from the Gaspereau Baptist Church with Rev. Mark Shaw and Rev. Gary Manthorne officiating. Interment in the Gaspereau cemetery. Donations in memory of Freda may be made to the Wolfville Animal Hospital or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Serenity Lindsay Funeral Home & Crematorium, 568 Main Street, Wolfville, NS, B4P 1E7. Donations or Cards in memory may be sent to this address or on-line at:

[Wednesday, 22 February 2012 Serenity Lindsay Funeral Home, Wolfville, N.S.]
[Wednesday, 22 February 2012 The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, N.S.]
[Collected by Dave Winter, 22 Feb 2012]
Zelphia Mae Brown Obituary
Zelphia Mae Brown, 93 of Wolfville formerly of Avonport passed away Wednesday June 24, 2009 in Wolfville Nursing Home. Born in Greenfield, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Esther (Demont) Schofield. Mae was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a skilled seamstress. She loved camping in her trailer, gardening and music. She will be missed by her many family and friends. She loved her Sunday dinners with her family and the afternoon drive. She loved to cook and bake and there was always room for more at the table. Mae is survived by her sister, Jessie Oickle; sons, Cecil (Linda), New Minas; Dennis (Diane), Mount Denson; Phillip (Betty), Newport Station; ***Laurie (Ann), New Minas***; daughters, Marion (Don) Wilkens, Falmouth; Gene Brown, Newtonville Rd.; Christina (Ivan) Brown, Wolfville; Faye (Richard) Palmeter, Avonport; Glenice (Steven) Misner, Chipman Brook; 28 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; 16 great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Mae was predeceased by her husband, Clarence Brown; sons, Walton and Lloyd Brown; daughter, Stella Veinot; grandchildren, Ronda, Vicki, Ricky, Tony Jr. and John and 9 brothers and sisters. Visitation for Mae will be held from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Saturday June 27 in H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, 568 Main St., Wolfville (902-542-2151) where a funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday June 28. Reverend Gary Manthorne officiating. Interment will take place in Greenfield Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory may be made to Canadian Cancer Society, Alzheimer's Society or charity of choice. Private condolences to the family may be sent by visiting:

On 13-09-14 1:10 PM, "David Winter" <davidwinter@...> wrote:


D/o Clarence Edgar Brown, born Fox River, and Zilphia Mae Schofield, born

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Christina Shirley Brown Obituary
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Saturday, October 24th, 2009
Funeral Home:
Serenity Lindsay Funeral Homes & Crematorium
5 Leverett Ave.
Kentville, Nova Scotia, CANADA
B4N 2K5
65, Wolfville, passed away at home on Saturday, October 24, 2009. Born in
Greenfield, Kings County, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Mae
(Schofield) Brown. Christina was a gifted seamstress and loved to bake
mouthwatering pies and homemade bread. She worked for Pik"N Wear in Windsor,
the family business, after her children had grown up. Christina is survived
by her husband, Ivan, Wolfville; daughter Deborah (Tony) Usher, Coldbrook;
son Gregory (Monica), Windsor; 3 grandsons, several nieces, nephews, and
cousins, aunt Jessie Oickle, brothers Cecil (Linda), Laurie (Ann), Dennis
(Diane), Phillipe (Betty), sisters Gene Brown, Faye (Richard) Palmeter,
Glenice (Steven) Misner, and Marion Wilkins. Besides her parents, Christina
was predeceased by her daughter Ronda Lynn, sister Stella Veinot, and
brothers Lloyd and Walton. Cremation has taken place and no visitation by
request. The Funeral Service will be held at H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, 5
Leverett Avenue, Kentville on Wednesday, October 28, at 2:00 pm with Rev.
Gary Manthorne officiating. Interment will take place at a later date.
Donations in Christina's memory may be made to the Valley Regional Hospital
or to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements are under the care and
direction of H. C. Lindsay Funeral Homes & Crematorium, 5 Leverett Avenue,
Kentville, NS, B4N 2K5. Donations or cards of sympathy may be sent to this
address or on-line at