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

Find all Dobsons in:
 • Carleton Cemetery
 • Carleton
 • Thayer County
 • Nebraska
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Henrietta Mary Brown Dobson
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 15, 1876
Muscatine County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1980
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA

Obituary from Find a Grave contributor, Jerry Brown # 48057134.
Obituary of Henrietta Mary Brown Dobson (from Mary Anna Elizabeth Brown Laflen):

Mrs. Leonard Curry of Milo, Mrs. Allen Laflen of Moundville, and Wayne Brown of Nevada have received word of the death of their aunt, Henrietta Mary (Etta) Dobson, 103, Wichita, Kan.
Mrs. Dobson, a former Schell City, Mo., resident, died March 21 in Wichita.

Born July 15, 1876, in Muscatine County, Iowa, she was the daughter of Newton Perry and Antionette Catalina Garlock Brown.

When she was a small girl, the family moved to Thayer County, Neb., where she grew up and in 1898 was married to R. J. (Bob) Dobson.

In 1919 they moved to a farm near Schell City, where they lived until retirement, when they moved to the home in Schell City, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her husband and two sons, Claude Dobson and Lloyd Arthur Dobson.

When she became unable to live alone, she moved to Wichita, Kan., to the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Rapps. She had been very active until the last few years.

Survivors include a son, Roy Dobson; the daughter, Lelia Rapps; a sister, Anna Dyer, Seattle, Wash.; four grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Services were held March 24 at the Cochran Mortuary, Wichita, with interment on March 25, in the Carleton, Neb., Cemetery. 
Family links: 
  Newton Perry Brown (1853 - 1938)
  Antoinette Catalina Garlock Brown (1855 - 1922)
  Robert J Dobson (1874 - 1961)*
  Lloyd Arthur Dobson (1900 - 1902)*
  Roy F Dobson (1903 - 1991)*
  Lelia Irene Dobson Rapps (1913 - 2000)*
  Henrietta Mary Brown Dobson (1876 - 1980)
  Arthur John Brown (1880 - 1970)*
  Mabel Isabel Brown Fullenwider (1889 - 1961)*
  Ora Clayton Brown (1891 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Carleton Cemetery
Thayer County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
Record added: May 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52516131
Henrietta Mary <i>Brown</i> Dobson
Added by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
Henrietta Mary <i>Brown</i> Dobson
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service