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Mary Jane "Mollie" Bergin Browne
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Birth: Nov. 5, 1850
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 30, 1935
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA


Daughter of Mary Jane Crabb and Michael Bergin b. 1810 in Tippery, Ireland. Michael immigrated to the U.S. and began a military career around the age of 24 as documented in the U.S. Army Register of Enlistments in 1834. Michael and Mary Jane Crabb married in 1838 in Houlton, Maine. His military services continued, which can be found recorded in locations such as New York, Maine, Alabama, Florida, and Plan Del Rio-Mexico. Michael died June 5, 1851 in Lafayette, LA where he resided at the age of 41.

Mary Jane "Mollie" Bergin married John Thomas Browne on September 13, 1871 in Houston, Texas at Annunciation Catholic Church. They were the first couple to celebrate a marriage in the new Catholic church. Mollie and John had 12 children and were a prominent family in Houston through his political career in Texas. Together, they had a life-long marriage of 62 years.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Jane Crabb Bergin Long (1819 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  John Thomas Browne (1845 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  John Michael Browne (1872 - 1938)*
  Thomas William Browne (1873 - 1939)*
  Joseph E Browne (1875 - 1915)*
  Mary Elizabeth Browne Lyons (1877 - 1948)*
  Frank Bergen Browne (1879 - 1956)*
  Margaret Josephine Browne Richter (1882 - 1979)*
  Catherine Agnes Browne Rickert (1891 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth R Bergen Gillespie (1841 - 1875)*
  Mary Jane Bergin Browne (1850 - 1935)
  Josephine A. Long Munlin (1856 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: MK Wyatt
Originally Created by: bgbutler
Record added: Jul 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28689541
Mary Jane Mollie <i>Bergin</i> Browne
Added by: Rebecca Ewing Peterson
 
Mary Jane Mollie <i>Bergin</i> Browne
Added by: bgbutler
 
Mary Jane Mollie <i>Bergin</i> Browne
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- Paulie67
 Added: Mar. 28, 2015
Maiden name was BERGEN.
- Mary Arnold
 Added: Dec. 1, 2014
 
 
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