Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Browns in:
 • Earlington Cemetery
 • Earlington
 • Hopkins County
 • Kentucky
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
William Colby Brown
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: May 27, 1868
Hopkins County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 8, 1948
San Diego County
California, USA

In the 1910 census, William was listed as living in Hopkins County, KY with his wife of 15 years, Emma A. They had 5 children, with only 3 of them living: Mary A (14 yo), Emma G. (8 yo), and James C (6 yo). His occupation was an engineer in the coal mines.

Note from contributor NikB #47534133: He was named after Colby Wyatt, who was the brother of his mother. He and Emma Wyatt divorced around 1916 and she returned to using her maiden name. William's mother, Amanda Wyatt, & Emma's father, Henry Stiles Wyatt, were 1st cousins; their respective grandfathers were brothers.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Riley Brown (1841 - 1922)
  Amanda M. Wyatt Brown (1846 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Ann Wyatt Brown (1877 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Henry Brown (1897 - 1898)*
  Lelia Margaret Brown (1899 - 1901)*
  James Colby Brown (1903 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Jacqueline Brown McGregor Sharp (1864 - 1952)*
  Joseph Benjamin Brown (1866 - 1935)*
  William Colby Brown (1868 - 1948)
  Emma A. Cordie Brown (1870 - 1872)*
  Viola Brown Wright (1874 - 1957)*
  John D. Brown (1878 - 1880)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Earlington Cemetery
Earlington
Hopkins County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Quietly Resting
Record added: Apr 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68069438
William Colby Brown
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Shirley (Coomes) Burkhart
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Quietly Resting
 Added: Apr. 8, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service