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Maj John Jones Brown
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1833
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1886

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Wed to Elizabeth A. Brown.

In 1857 he went with a South Carolina Company to Kansas, anticipating the trouble that came with Kansas entering the Union. After a year he returned home to farm until the War came. An ardent secessionist, he raised a company, volunteering to his native state. When his company was dissolved, he joined the 9th Regiment of South Carolina Volunteers and went to fight in Virginia. He was wounded in the foot at Seven Pines, and in the ankle at Seven Days. When his Captain was killed there, Brown was made Captain, but the severity of his wound prevented him from taking command. He retired from the service, but stayed with his Company as sutler. After the War he farmed and merchandized at Gaffney. He was upright and progressive, a Christian patriot.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Agnes Bates Brown (1844 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Forest U. Brown (1865 - 1882)*
  L Janie Brown Cudd (1867 - 1926)*
  Carolina Jones Brown Turner (1870 - 1951)*
  John Landrum Brown (1872 - 1941)*
  William Franklin Brown (1875 - 1931)*
  Thomas Lafayette Brown (1877 - 1943)*
  Mary S Brown Willis (1880 - 1970)*
  Annie Brown Humphries (1882 - 1963)*
  Agnes Idelle Brown Haigler (1886 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Gaffney
Cherokee County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Nov 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16833974
Maj John Jones Brown
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Maj John Jones Brown
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