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Columbia LeeAnn "Lummie" Browning Blades
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1871
Christian County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 1961
Greene County
Missouri, USA

Columbia LeeAnn Browning was the first child of George Washington and Mary Ann (Hazelton) Browning, born in Billings, Christian County, Missouri. She was known as "Lumma" or "Lummie."

Columbia married James Milton Blades on December 25, 1890, in Greene County, Missouri. James, known as "Big Jim," was a brother of George Monroe "Roe" Blades who married Columbia's sister, Emma Harriett Browning.

Columbia and James had the following children:

John LeRoy Blades 1892 1984
Mary Alma (Blades) Miller 1894 1973
Ona Myrtle (Blades) Potts 1896 1969
George Everett Blades 1898 1970
Elene Beatrice (Blades) McCroskey 1904 2000
Harold James Blades 1910 2004

Columbia died at age 90.
Family links: 
  George Washington Browning (1840 - 1883)
  Mary Ann Hazelton O'Neal (1851 - 1928)
  James Milton Blades (1869 - 1962)*
  John LeRoy Blades (1892 - 1984)*
  Mary Alma Blades Miller (1894 - 1973)*
  Ona Myrtle Blades Potts (1896 - 1969)*
  George Everett Blades (1898 - 1970)*
  Elene Beatrice Blades McCroskey (1904 - 2000)*
  Harold James Blades (1910 - 2004)*
  Columbia LeeAnn Browning Blades (1871 - 1961)
  Amanda Frances Browning Garrison (1873 - 1960)*
  Emma Harriett Browning Blades (1877 - 1960)*
  William Leroy Browning (1879 - 1981)*
*Calculated relationship
Wade Chapel Cemetery
Greene County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Heartsong
Originally Created by: Debbie Ruyle Moser
Record added: Oct 23, 2008
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Columbia LeeAnn Lummie <i>Browning</i> Blades
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