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John Leman Brown
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1844
Gibson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1920
Gibson County
Indiana, USA

John was born to David Brown and Elizabeth Kindle. At age seventeen, he enlisted as a private to fight for Indiana in the Civil War. At the end of his three year enlistment he had risen to the rank of Sargeant in company F of the 120th Indiana infantry. After the war, he married Sarah Jane Clark in Gibson County, Indiana on January 17, 1869. They had:
1) Infant daughter on 8 Nov 1869
2) Eliza in Nov 1870
3) Amanda Elizabeth in 1873
4) Arthur F on 21 Aug 1874
5) J E on 16 Aug 1876
6) Fornia B in Oct 1877
7) Infant son birth date unknown
8) Eva E in Dec 1885
9) Harvey O in Apr 1889

Sarah died on March 18, 1894 and John wed Malissa J Clark in Gibson County on February 20, 1895. They had:
1) Zela V on 26 Sep 1896
2) Arval C on 7 Nov 1899
3) Darwin D in 1902

Malissa died on December 21, 1913 and John wed for a third time to Elizabeth Barrett in Gibson County on June 4, 1914.
Family links: 
  David Brown (1808 - 1883)
  Elizabeth Ann Kendall Brown (1816 - 1851)
  Sarah Jane Clark Brown (1850 - 1894)*
  Melissa Jane Clark Brown (1861 - 1913)*
  Infant Son Brown*
  Infant Brown (1869 - 1869)*
  Arthur F. Brown (1874 - 1933)*
  J E Brown (1876 - 1876)*
  Eva Ethel Brown McCarty (1885 - 1944)*
  Harvey O. Brown (1889 - 1958)*
  Zella V. Brown (1896 - 1897)*
  Arval C. Brown (1899 - 1983)*
*Calculated relationship
Age 76Y 2D
Columbia Church Cemetery
Gibson County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Dennis Peterson
Originally Created by: Janet Elliott Douglas
Record added: Sep 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58494027
John Leman Brown
Added by: Lynda (McCarty) Hoffman
John Leman Brown
Added by: Dennis Peterson
John Leman Brown
Added by: Dennis Peterson
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Sgt Co F 120th Reg Indiana Infantry
 Added: Mar. 5, 2012

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