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Allen Porter Hibshman "Pop" Brown, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1885
Durlach
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1969
Lock Haven
Clinton County
Pennsylvania, USA

Allen and his family lived in Danville and Washingtonville before moving to Mill Hall in 1899. His father pastored the Mill Hall and Beech Creek Presbyterian Churches. Alan attended the Lock Haven Business Institute.

Allen married Mary Elizabeth Bossert on July 24, 1905 in Buffalo New York. They moved to Altoona, PA March 23, 1906 where he worked as a clerk for the Pennsylvania Rail Road. Their first three daughters were born in Altoona.

The family moved to the Mill Hall, PA area in 1910. They were tenant farmers and moved frequently until they purchased their "Home" farm 1n 1932. The farm was inherited by son Allen Jr. and later by his daughter Sandra Brown

Allen received a Teacher's Certificate and taught school in addition to farming, clerical work, bookkeeping for Woolrich Woolen Mills, and had a retail lumber business, Brown Lumber Company.

Seven of their children graduated from Central Normal School, later became Lock Haven University, and had teaching careers. One daughter trained in nursing at Mayview and Pittsburgh and one son trained as a Civil Engineer.


Allen and Mary had 10 children:

1 Margaret Hibshman Brown
2 Mary Bossert Brown
3 Florence Carroll Brown
4 Louise Bossert Brown
5 Allen Hibshman Brown, Jr.
6 John Bossert Brown
7 Lewis Franklin Brown
8 William Max Brown
9 Jane Rebecca Brown
10 Anna Francis Brown



BROWN-Services for Allen H. BROWN, Sr., 84, of Mill Hall R.D. 2, who died Sunday, Dec. 7, 1969 at 12:45 a.m. in the Lock Haven Hospital Extended Care Unit, will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the W. Robert Neff Funeral home, Howard. The Rev. Russell L. LOOKER will officiate. Interment, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Mill Hall R.D. Friends will be received at the funeral home Tuesday evening Neff Funeral Home, Howard. LOCK HAVEN EXPRESS, LOCK HAVEN, PA, TUESDAY DECEMBER 09, 1969, PAGE 8, DEATHS
- McHunter45



 
 
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 Parents:
  Lewis Franklin Brown (1857 - 1918)
  Amanda Hannah Hibschman Brown (1851 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Bossert Brown (1885 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Hibshman Brown Waite (1906 - 1943)*
  Mary Bossert Brown Keyser (1908 - 2005)*
  Florence Carroll Brown Corman (1910 - 1988)*
  Louise Brown Richey (1912 - 2012)*
  Allen Porter Hibshman Brown (1914 - 1983)*
  John Bossert Brown (1917 - 2004)*
  Lewis Franklin Brown (1919 - 1977)*
  William Max Brown (1921 - 1980)*
 
 Sibling:
  Allen Porter Hibshman Brown (1885 - 1969)
  Robert Stewart Hibshman Brown (1892 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Personal photos provided by Kay B. Yarrison
 
Burial:
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Mackeyville
Clinton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: 10
GPS (lat/lon): 41.07681, -77.4791
 
Created by: Rebecca Zurec
Record added: Mar 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86667285
Allen Porter Hibshman Pop Brown, Sr
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Allen Porter Hibshman Pop Brown, Sr
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A proud member of The Sons of the American Revolution. National # 78745, PA 5973. His Patriot was Major Wendel Hibschman, DAR Patriot A054785
- Rebecca Zurec
 Added: Mar. 3, 2014
BROWN-Services for Allen H. BROWN, Sr., 84, of Mill Hall R.D. 2, who died Sunday, Dec. 7, 1969 at 12:45 a.m. in the Lock Haven Hospital Extended Care Unit, will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the W. Robert Neff Funeral home, Howard. The Rev. Russell L. LOO...(Read more)
- McHunter45
 Added: Oct. 28, 2013
 
 
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