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Minerva Combs Brown
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Birth: 1839
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1895
Eureka
Greenwood County
Kansas, USA

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BROWN--In this city, Monday, September 23, 1895, from consumption of the bowels, Mrs. Minerva Brown, aged 56 years.
The deceased was the mother of Mrs. James Lee of this city and Mrs. A.S. Hook of Newkirk, Oklahoma.
The funeral services, conducted by Rev. E. Bobbett were held at the home Tuesday afternoon at two o'clock. The interment was in Greenwood.
From Herald Herald 27 September 1895 page 4.
*by Smurph
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Minerva was the daughter of Soloman and Amy Combs, formerly of Kentucky. On August 15, 1858 she married Foster A Brown in Franklin County, Illinois. They were the parents of Emma Jane and Ada Rebecca. Foster is last seen on the 1870 Federal Census in Franklin, Illinois, before they migrated to Kansas. Minerva reports being a widow in 1880 in Kansas. All we have is this headstone with no indication he is buried here.
*by Lila Cole
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 Parents:
  Solomon M Combs (1815 - 1880)
  Amy Hardin Combs (1817 - 1856)
 
 Siblings:
  Minerva Combs Brown (1839 - 1895)
  Martha Marie Combs (1841 - 1841)*
  John Combs (1841 - 1902)*
  Hiram M Combs (1854 - 1886)*
  William Henry Combs (1859 - 1947)**
  Franklin Combs (1862 - 1881)**
  Thomas Orville Combs (1868 - 1957)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Eureka
Greenwood County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: smurph
Record added: Jun 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27377006
Minerva <i>Combs</i> Brown
Added by: kelabar
 
 
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Rest in PeaceGG-Grandmother
- Norma Jones
 Added: May. 9, 2015

- Lila Cole
 Added: May. 5, 2013
 
 
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