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Nella A. Combs Brown
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Birth: May, 1873
Ohio, USA
Death: May 21, 1938
Aspen
Pitkin County
Colorado, USA

Parents: Thomas and Melissa E. Coombs

In her wedding book she spells her name Nellie A. Coombs.
Married Harry A. Brown October 04, 1897 in Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado, joined by 4 children all born in Aspen:

Clarkson Millet Brown b. September 04, 1910 d. October 23, 1980 in Huntington Beach, Orange County, California

Harry Alexander Burton Brown b. December 12, 1898 d. September 09, 1987 in Palm Springs, Riverside County, California

Doris Arlene (Brown) Crowder b. October 09, 1900 d. 1964

Crocker Woodward Brown b. June 02, 1903 d. 1942

Her death date was recorded on her obituary saved by Alice Flowers Brown. Her birth was from the 1900 Census. The obituary spoke of her being one of Aspen's foremost citizens and leaders and was very well known in Glenwood Springs. In a letter she had written to Alice she spoke of enjoying knitting and playing bridge. Nella had broken her ankle a few weeks before her death. She was taken to the hospital where they thought she had a heart attack. She died that evening at 6:30. She was survived by her husband, Harry A. Brown, a daughter, Doris Crowder and three sons: Clarkson of Aspen, Harry, Jr. of San Francisco, and Crocker of La Jolia. She had two grandchildren and many other relatives.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Combs (1848 - 1908)
  Melissa E. White Combs (1851 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Harry A Brown (1868 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  Doris Arlene Brown Crowder (1900 - 1964)*
  Crocker Woodward Brown (1903 - 1942)*
  Clarkson Millet Brown (1910 - 1980)*
 
 Sibling:
  Nella A. Combs Brown (1873 - 1938)
  Cora Combs Folsom (1874 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Burial ID: BUR-1-000-1266 Burial date: January 1, 1938 (i don't believe this is accurate
 
Burial:
Red Butte Cemetery
Aspen
Pitkin County
Colorado, USA
Plot: 1 13 C 4
 
Created by: Eva Pippin Flowers
Record added: Jul 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54382185
Nella A. <i>Combs</i> Brown
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Nella A. <i>Combs</i> Brown
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Nella A. <i>Combs</i> Brown
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 Added: Jan. 19, 2011
 
 
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