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Louise "Lula" Elam Brown
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1845
Death: Aug. 22, 1936
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA

Obituary for Lula Brown published in the "Dallas Morning News" on August 23,1936 on page thirteen.

"Mrs. L.E. Brown, Early Texan, Wife Of Minister, Dies - Daughter of Confederate Brigadier General to Be Buried Here - Mrs. Louise Elam Brown, 91, early Dallasite, wife of the late Charles E. Brown, Methodist minister, and daughter of the late Brigadier General W. E. Elam, Confederate Army, died Saturday at Mineral Wells. She was the mother of the late Mrs. Royal A. Ferris, whose husband was one of Dallas' leading bankers for many years. Born in Georgia, Mrs. Brown came to Texas with her husband while a young woman. They lived at Weatherford before coming to Dallas fifty-two years ago. Establishment of a home for superannuate ministers was one of Mr. Brown's accomplishments. He was a lieutenant in the Confederate Army and was wounded twice during the Civil War. Mrs. Brown had spent the last two years at Mineral Wells. For many years she had stayed in Dallas part of the time. Funeral services will be held at the Ed C. Smith & Bro. Chapel at 2 p.m. Monday. Dr. W.C. Martin will officiate, assisted by the Rev. W.D. Bradfield. Burial will be in Grove Hill Cemetery. The following grandsons of Mrs. Brown will be pallbearers: Royal A. Ferris, Jr., Marshall Brown, Athletic director of the Dallas Athletic Club; Charles William Brown, Horace H.(supposed to be "E" for Elijah) Brown, Ferris Brown, and Charles H. Brown. Surviving are a son, J.T. Brown of Stamford; eleven grandchildren and twelve great-granchildren."

 
 
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  Charles E. Brown (1847 - 1913)
 
Burial:
Grove Hill Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Mary Echols
Record added: Nov 04, 2008
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Louise Lula <i>Elam</i> Brown
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Louise Lula <i>Elam</i> Brown
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