Carl Elmer Brown was the only son of Darlin and Sarah (Jackson) Brown who was still living by the time of the 1910 census. He was boarder in the household of John and Callie Hardigree in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia. He was 27 years old, single and was an Atlanta City employee. Carl was never married and died at the age of 41. On his Death Certificate he is listed as working for the Railroad.