|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1840|
|Death: ||May 1, 1915|
La Porte County
DEATH OF AN AGED RESIDENT Mrs. Polly Brown, the Victim of a Heart Attack Mrs. Polly Brown, widow of the late William Brown, whose death occurred 19 years ago, died at ll:40 o'clock Saturday night at the home of her son, Alfred Brown, 1710 Kentucky Street, of an attack of heart disease. She had been subject to heart trouble for six or seven years. Mrs. Brown was 75 years old, Jan. 11, last and was a native of Ohio. She lived at Walkerton, Ind. during most of the years of her life, and she was married there. She came to Michigan City 15 years ago. Mrs. Brown leaves four sons of her second marriage. Alfred and Isaac W. Brown of this city and Willard and Frank Brown of Walkerton, and two children of her first marriage. Mrs. William Lindsley of Walkerton and B. F. Gould of Boston, Ore. There are also 25 grand children and 24 great grandchildren. The funeral will be held at 2o'clock tomorrow afternoon from the Congregational Church.
2nd obituary: Mrs. Polly Brown died at 11:40 o'clock Saturday night at the home of her son, Alfred Brown, 1710 Kentucky Street. Her death was due to heart trouble. She was born in the state of Ohio and was 75 years old Jan. 11, this year. Polly Stone was her maiden name. She was married in Walkerton to Warren Gould whose death occurred 53 years ago. Her second husband was William Brown, their marriage having taken place in Walkerton. Mr. Brown died 19 years ago. She had been a resident of this city for 15 years. She is survived by the following children: B. F. Gould, of Bailston, Ore., and Alfred Brown, Mrs Edward Graves and Isaac W. Brown of this city, and Mrs. William Lindsley, Willard and Frank Brown of Walkerton. She also leaves two daughters-in-laws, Mrs. Sadie Brown and Mrs. Willard Brown and a son-in-law, Ed. Graves, and 25 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be held Tuesday afternoon with services at 2 o'clock in the Congregational church, Rev. D. G. Blair officiating.
Benjamin Franklin Gould (1856 - 1933)*
La Porte County
Created by: Lucinda
Record added: Jun 27, 2009
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