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Theodore F Brown
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Birth: 1843
Norwich
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1930
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Born: Norwich, CT. Enlisted in Company F, 103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Aug. 11, 1862, at Oberlin, OH(Lorain County) for a term of 3 years. Occupation: Student at Oberlin College. Mustered out with Company F, June 12, 1865. Resided in Bay City and Detroit Michigan after the war and did farm labor in Oleans County NY in 1880s and 1890s until moving to Washington D.C. by 1910 where he was employed as a messenger in the Pension Bureau of the War Department. He was a Mason and chaplain in the Phil Sheridan Post 14, Grand Army of the Republic. He and his wife, Susan (nee)Gregson, of Knowlesville, NY, raised three children.

He contributed a brief account of army life in "The Raw Recruit," in a book by Members of the 103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, PERSONAL REMINISCENCES AND EXPERIENCES. CAMPAIGN LIFE IN THE UNION ARMY, FROM 1862-1865. Oberlin, OH: News Print Co., 1900, pp. 279-295.

He wrote in a questionaire returned to the Oberlin College Alumni Association in 1923: "I am very comfortably situated, own a good home and my pension from Uncle Sam and the annuity pension from the Office place me above want with many of the luxuries and pleasures of this life. God has been good to me and I praise His Holy Name and thank Him daily."

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 Spouse:
  Susan Gregson Brown (1848 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  Jessie Elida Brown Beard (1878 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Section I
 
Created by: Jay Kelly
Record added: Jul 08, 2009
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Theodore F Brown
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Theodore F Brown
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Theodore F Brown
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