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

Find all Browns in:
 • Greenwood Cemetery
 • Zanesville
 • Muskingum County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Robert Burns Brown
Birth: Oct. 2, 1844
New Concord
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 30, 1916
Zanesville
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Served as a Private in Company A, 15th Ohio Infantry, in the conflict at Missionary Ridge, Tennessee on November 25, 1863. Upon reaching the ridge through concentrated fire, he approached the color bearer of the 9th Mississippi Infantry (C.S.A.), demanded his surrender and took him prisoner with his regimental flag. He was issued his award on March 27, 1890.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lizzie M Brown (____ - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Zanesville
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 9, Row 7, Lot 1
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Oct 26, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8030620
Robert Burns Brown
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Robert Burns Brown
Added by: William Sweeney
 
Robert Burns Brown
Added by: J.D.SILLS SR.
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

[salute]
- Ceme-Terry Photographer
 Added: Mar. 9, 2014
36th Commander-in-Chief of the Grand Army of the Republic, 1906-1907. The Union Forever!
- Roger
 Added: Jun. 14, 2013

- Hamish mom
 Added: Oct. 2, 2012
There are 54 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.0 after 20 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service