Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Brouns in:
 • Saint Bernards Cemetery
 • Akron
 • Summit County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Nicholas Broun
Birth: Mar. 2, 1793, France
Death: Feb. 12, 1870
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA

Immigrated 3 April 1847 from France, landing in New York, on the ship Caspian as Nicholas Brun. Spent about 20 years in Monroe Co., Michigan before coming to Akron. Husband of Catherine Noel. Father of Nicholas, Philip, John B., Michael and Victor Brown and Angeline Boss. It appears the family name was changed from Brun to Broun before 1900, and again to Brown before 1933.

From the Monroe Commercial, Feb 17, 1870 Page 2 at the Monroe Historical Museum:

"Nicholas Brown, in Akron, Ohio died Feb 12, 1870, aged 79 years, 22 years a resident of Monroe Township, Monroe, Michigan. A few months ago, he left here to live with a daughter in Ohio. He was a soldier under Napolean First, and participated in many battles and exciting Scenes."

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Noel Broun (1802 - 1888)
 
 Children:
  Nicholas Brown (1829 - 1911)*
  Philippe Brown (1831 - 1916)*
  John Baptiste Broun (1834 - 1915)*
  Michael Broun (1840 - ____)*
  Angelina Broun Boss (1843 - 1920)*
  Victor Brown (1845 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Bernards Cemetery
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sec 2, row 6
 
Maintained by: Ralph Brown
Originally Created by: Zella
Record added: May 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26683712
Nicholas Broun
Added by: Zella
 
Nicholas Broun
Added by: Zella
 
Nicholas Broun
Added by: Zella
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Fred
 Added: Mar. 2, 2013

- Stoneseeker23
 Added: May. 20, 2012
I leave these flowers on your memorial today to honor you on your birthday.
- Fred
 Added: Mar. 2, 2012
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
This page is sponsored by: Ralph Brown

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service