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John Clarence Brown
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1850
Dravosburg
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1921
Butler
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA

Connoquenessing Valley News
April 21, 1921, p. 1

John Clarence Brown died Wednesday, April 13, 1921, at Butler at the home of his son John E. Brown, at the age of 71 years. Mr. Brown was born at Dravosburg. He was baptized in the Allegheny river and taken into the German Lutheran church. He married Margaret Kohl of Dravosburg in 1870. She died in 1891.

Mr. Brown died of neuralgia of the heart and was sic but twenty-four hours. He is survived by one brother, two sisters, six children and twenty-four grandchildren. The children are Mrs. Emma Cook of Washington, Pa; Mrs. Wilda Nye of Sharon; John E. of Butler; Joseph of Ashtabula, Ohio; Charles I of Evans City; and Bert of Ellwood City. Interment was made at Richland cemetery at Dravosburg Saturday afternoon. Mr. Brown was a resident of newar Zelienople for about five years before going to Butler.

McKeesport Daily News, Page 19
Thursday, 14 April 1921

John C. BROWN, aged 71 years, a former well known resident of Dravosburg, died yesterday at noon at the home of his son, John E. BROWN, of Butler, PA. Death was due to heart trouble with which he had been suffering for some time. Mr. BROWN for years followed the vocation of a mine foreman and also at one time conducted a barbershop in Dravosburg where he resided 30 years ago. His wife, Mrs. Catherine KOHL Brown, died 30 years ago, and four sons and two daughters survive. The body will likely be brought here on Saturday and taken to the German Lutheran church, Dravosburg, where services will be held. Interment will be in Richland cemetery.


McKeesport Daily News, Page 31
Friday, 15 April 1921

BROWN Funeral
The body of John C. BROWN, of Butler, PA, formerly of Dravosburg, will arrive here tomorrow afternoon about ? o'clock, and will be taken to the German Lutheran church, Dravosburg, for burial services at 2:30 o'clock. Interment will be in Richland cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Margaret Dowsey Brown (1819 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Kohl Brown (1853 - 1892)
 
 Children:
  John Edward Brown (1873 - 1954)*
  Louella Wilda Brown Nye (1879 - 1960)*
  Charles Irum Brown (1885 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Brown (1843 - 1921)*
  John Clarence Brown (1850 - 1921)
  Mary Jane Brown Mort (1852 - 1928)*
  Margaret Brown O'Hara (1855 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Richland Cemetery
Dravosburg
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Gail Slater
Originally Created by: Betsy (Norris) Banzen
Record added: Jul 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39147839
John Clarence Brown
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