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Thomas Elbert Brown
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1829
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1915
Yakima County
Washington, USA

Yakima Republic
23 January 1915


Thomas E. Brown, aged 85 years, 11 months and 3 days, died at the home of his son, J. D. Brown in this city yesterday. The deceased was born in McMinn County, Tennessee, February, 19, 1829. From Tennessee, he went to Georgia, where he married Miss Sophia D. Green in 1850. Later they moved to Crawford County, Arkansas and in 1869, crossed the plains by ox team settling in Salem, Oregon, where they lived for six years, later living on Pudding River and at Heppner, Oregon.

On December 5 of last year, Mr. Brown came to North Yakima to live with his son, who had lived here for many years.

Of eight children born to the parents, only three are living to mourn his loss. These are Mrs. Mary Neal of Port Orchard; William T. Brown of Peach and J. D. Brown of this city.

The remains are at the Flint-Shaw Funeral Chapel, pending arrangements for his funeral."
Family links: 
  Sophia D. Green Brown (1835 - 1912)
  Mary J. Brown Neal (1853 - 1935)*
  William Franklin Brown (1856 - 1933)*
  James Douglas Brown (1857 - 1938)*
  Martha Alice Brown Porter (1863 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Pioneer Cemetery
Union Gap
Yakima County
Washington, USA
Created by: cma
Record added: Sep 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59339053

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 Added: Dec. 11, 2014

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