Dec. 31, 1849 Riceville McMinn County Tennessee, USA
Mar. 13, 1936 Gatesville Coryell County Texas, USA
William Charles was the son of Josiah Washington Brown and Martha M.J. Weir. He married Susannah J. Wright on July 12, 1867 in McMinn County, Tennessee. They became the parents of fourteen children; five boys and nine girls.