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Grace M. Brown
Birth: Mar. 20, 1886
Death: Jul. 11, 1906

Murder Victim. She was murdered by socialite Chester Gillette, who was subsequently tried and executed for the crime. Her case was the basis of Theodore Dreiser's popular novel titled "An American Tragedy", which was was later adapted into the Academy Award-nominated movie "A Place in the Sun." 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Frank Browning Brown (1856 - 1916)
  Minerva Babcock Brown (1858 - 1939)
 
 Siblings:
  Carlton G. Brown (1876 - 1938)*
  Ada Belle Brown Hawley (1877 - 1942)*
  Pauline P. Brown Loomis (1879 - 1961)*
  Grace M. Brown (1886 - 1906)
  Frances Brown Preston (1889 - 1967)*
  Hazel Madelene Brown Craft (1891 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Drowned
 
Burial:
Valley View Cemetery
South Otselic
Chenango County
New York, USA
Plot: Brown family plot Sec B Lot 264 grv. 4
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 14, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 23086
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- Joyce
 Added: Dec. 22, 2014
Because We Never Knew Each Other Grace, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Dec. 16, 2014
R.I.P Angel.
-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 31, 2014
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