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Rosetta Iris McKinney Brown
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1869
Death: Feb. 16, 1960

Photo sent to me by Ann Bowler.

Rosetta Iris McKinney Long/Brown is waring a dark colored dress and is sitting in the fron row. From left to right in the back is Henry Ford McKinney, brother of Rosetta and Jackson M Brown, the two ladies are daughters of Jackson and Rosetta. It is not known who the children are.

Thanks Ann for sharing your family photo.

Also, from Ann; Rosetta was born in Fulton County, Kentucky and died in Tampa, Hillsborough Co. Florida. Married John R Long on 7/11/1886 in Dublin, Erath County, Texas. John R Long changed the family surname from Long to Brown and was buried under that name.

Rosetta and Jackson Long/Brown had seven children, John Daniel Long/Brown who married Vida Champamn, Mary M. Brown, Beatrice Brown who married Clayton Pierce, Lela Model Brown who married first Cloud Casper Hague, second Mr. Watkins, Dorcas Elizabeth Brown who married first James Turner Jones, Sr, second Dr. W.A. Carver, Jessie Opal Brown who married first Archie Sheppard, secon Mark Ely Read, Warford B. Brown who married Bennie Harrison.

Rosetta Brown had one brother who survived her Henry Ford McKinney, Ann's Grandfather.

From "The Tampa Tribune", Wednesday February 17, 1969.
"Mrs. Rosetta I Brown"
"Leesburg, Feb. 16(special)-Mrs Rosetta L. Brown, 90 Bushnell, died today in a Tampa nursing home. She was a member of the Trenton Baptist Church and of the order of the Eastern Star of Bushnell. She is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Benny Harrison, Bushnell; Mrs. C.C. Hague of Hague; Mrs H. F. Brown and Mrs Clayton Pierce, both of Tampa; Mrs Archie Sheppard of Trenton; a brother Henry F. McKinney, of Dublin, Tex; 16 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren." 
Family links: 
  Rhoda M. McKinney (1843 - 1927)
  Jackson M. Brown (1857 - 1919)*
  John Daniel Brown (1887 - 1958)*
  Dorcas Elizabeth Brown Carver (1901 - 1955)*
  Jessie Opal Brown Read Sheppard (1903 - 1986)*
  Warford B. Brown Harrison (1906 - 1964)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Wife of Jackson M. Brown.
Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Levy County
Florida, USA
Created by: Donna McPherson
Record added: Feb 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24504997
Rosetta Iris <i>McKinney</i> Brown
Added by: Ashley Dean
Rosetta Iris <i>McKinney</i> Brown
Added by: Donna McPherson
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