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Sidney Ann Harris Brownson
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1849
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 19, 1918
Colorado County
Texas, USA

Sidney Ann's parents were: Malissa (Hollis) and John D. Harris. Sidney Ann's husband was Lewis Brownson.
Obituary:News was received here Saturday afternoon of the death of Mrs. Bronson, which occurred at 11 a.m., at her home on the Sandies after a two weeks' illness. At the time of her death Mrs. Bronson was 68 years of age. She was before her marriage Miss Sidney Ann Harris. In 1869 she was married to Mr. L. Bronson, their home at that time being Missouri.In 1872 they came to Texas and have been residents of Colorado county for 31 years. Mrs. Bronson is survived by her husband, one son Mr. Bates Bronson, five daughters, Mrs. Gus Weisler of Eagle Lake, Mrs. Mose Townsend of Rock Island, Mesdames W.S. Griffitts, W.H. Pinchback and Albert Loughridge of Garwood and a number of grandchildren. Mrs. Bronson had been a member of the Methodist church since she was a little girl and lived an exemplary Christian life, Internment took place at the family cemetery [Golden Rod Cemetery], near their home at 2 p.m. Sunday. Rev. Mr. Baine conducted the funeral ceremonies. The Garwood Red Cross, the Missionary Society and the W.C.T.U. sent beautiful floral offerings. The bereaved ones have the sympathy of every one in the community.

Eagle Lake Headlight, January 26, 1918

 
 
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 Parents:
  John D Harris (1809 - 1877)
  Malissa Hollis Harris (1816 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Lewis Brownson (1840 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Almond Bates Brownson (1871 - 1939)*
  Melissa Jane Brownson Weisler (1874 - 1958)*
  John Frances Brownson Griffitts (1876 - 1938)*
  Minnie Ann Townsend (1878 - 1944)*
  Charles Idella Brownson (1880 - 1901)*
  Sarah Elisabeth Brownson (1882 - 1889)*
  Lewis Edwin Brownson (1884 - 1913)*
  Flossie Etta Brownson Loughridge (1892 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sidney Ann Harris Brownson (1849 - 1918)
  Mary M. Cauthen (1851 - 1914)*
  Berry M Harris (1860 - 1876)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Golden Rod Cemetery
Colorado County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Geneva McCown Garrett
Record added: Apr 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18882115
Sidney Ann <i>Harris</i> Brownson
Added by: Geneva McCown Garrett
 
Sidney Ann <i>Harris</i> Brownson
Added by: Geneva McCown Garrett
 
 
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Love to my GG Grandmother,Patrick G. Brittain
-Anonymous
 Added: Feb. 16, 2013

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 Added: Feb. 9, 2013

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 Added: Nov. 22, 2011
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