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Helen Elizabeth "Ellen" Brown
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1875
California, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1945
San Francisco County
California, USA

Age 69

Ellen was born in Columbia to Sweden-born James Brown and New York native Elisabeth Gould. She was their eldest child of nine. Her siblings were Charles A., William A., Henrietta L., Laura G., Lillian C., Edith A. and two others. Her father was a successful miner.

After her father's death, Ellen helped support the family by working as a stenographer.

After her mother's death, she moved to San Francisco.

Christian Science services were held at the Burden Chapel on a Saturday morning for Miss Helen Elizabeth Brown, a native of Columbia, who passed away in San Francisco the previous Wednesday evening.

A resident of San Francisco for many years, Miss Brown was survived by a brother, Charles Brown of Sonora; four sisters, Mrs. C. H. Heim of San Francisco, Mrs. J. Clooney of Oakland, Mrs. George Griffin of Sonora and Mrs Robert Thom of Sonora.

Interment was in the Odd Fellows section of Columbia Cemetery.

Links of her siblings are listed below with the exceptions of:

James Henry Brown b 1862 San Francisco Calif, d 26 Aug 1905 San Francisco California

William Andrew Brown b 30 June 1871 Columbia Tuolumne Calif. d 12 Feb 1917 San Francisco Calif.
Family links: 
  James Brown (1830 - 1898)
  Elizabeth Gould Brown (1842 - 1901)
  John Frederick Brown (1867 - 1943)*
  Charles Augustus Brown (1870 - 1946)*
  Helen Elizabeth Brown (1875 - 1945)
  Henrietta Louise Brown Clooney (1876 - 1953)*
  Laura G Brown Harper (1879 - 1973)*
  Lillian C Brown Hine (1881 - 1964)*
  Edythe Edna Brown Griffin (1883 - 1977)*
*Calculated relationship
Columbia Odd Fellows Cemetery
Tuolumne County
California, USA
Plot: Odd Fellows Plot 156
Maintained by: Terri Rickert
Originally Created by: P. L. Mohr
Record added: Feb 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66202196
Helen Elizabeth Ellen Brown
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Helen Elizabeth Ellen Brown
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Helen Elizabeth Ellen Brown
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- Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 Added: Feb. 8, 2016
Although you never married, you had the love of your siblings. You are all together now in heaven.
- P. L. Mohr
 Added: Sep. 18, 2011

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