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Robert J. Brown
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Birth: Oct. 19, 1837
Hillsdale
Hillsdale County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1860
DeKalb County
Illinois, USA

From the Sycamore True Republican: "Seldom are we called on to record a more painful circumstance than that by which, on Monday last, Robert Brown a most estimable young man, residing in South Grove in this county, and son of John S. Brown, Esq., came to an untimely end. Robert was engaged in running a threshing machine, and had climbed up to the top of the thresher to adjust it in some manner, and, when through, jumped from thence to the ground and struck upon a pitchfork." 
 
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 Parents:
  John S. Brown (1808 - 1887)
  Sarah Ann Green Brown (1808 - 1886)
 
 Siblings:
  George Henry Brown (1832 - 1906)*
  John J. Brown (1834 - 1907)*
  Sarah Ann Brown Wilkinson (1835 - 1914)*
  Mary Brown Pearl (1836 - 1909)*
  Robert J. Brown (1837 - 1860)
  Henry H. Brown (1848 - 1918)*
  Elizabeth A. Brown Holderness (1849 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
South Grove Cemetery
DeKalb County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jerry Brown
Record added: May 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37400727
Robert J. Brown
Added by: Jerry Brown
 
Robert J. Brown
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Added by: Geoffrey D. Decker
 
 
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