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Charles Robert "Charlie" Brown
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1881
Eagle Mills
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1960
Union Grove
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA

~ Charles Robert "Charlie" Brown ~
My 2nd great uncle
Occupation: Farmer, Employee at Furniture Factory in Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, USA

Father: Jesse Franklin "Frank" Brown, Sr., Farmer, Store Keeper, (Birth 26 Apr 1849, Davie County, North Carolina, USA - Death: 06 Jan 1924, age: 74y 8m 10d, Eagle Mills Township, Iredell, North Carolina, USA; Burial: 07 Jan 1924, Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Harmony, Iredell, North Carolina, USA)

Mother: Ellen Clodfelter Brown (B: 1854, Iredell Co., NC)

Stepmother: Isabelle Hudson (B: Sep 1854, NC)
Sister of Isabelle: Lovenia C Hodson (B: Oct 1857, NC)

Siblings: Hattie Lee Brown (Haynes) (B: 03 Apr 1873, Iredell, NC - 31 Aug 1950, age 77, Statesville, Iredell, NC; Burial: 02 Sep 1950, Iredell, NC) married: William B. Haynes, Walter Lewis Brown, Farmer, (B: 08 Oct 1874, Iredell, NC - 02 Mar 1947, age 72, Union Grove Twp., Iredell Co., NC; Burial: 05 Mar 1947, Union Grove Twp., Iredell Co., NC) first married (21 Feb 1898, Iredell, NC): Mary Ireland Brown (B: 1871, Eagle Mills, Iredell, NC) D/o Amos Ireland (B: 1826, Iredell, NC) & Eliza Ireland (B: 1828, Iredell, NC) - children: Flossie Brown (Reavis) (B: 15 Sep 1901, Iredell, NC -26 March 1995, age 94, Statesville, Iredell, NC) married: Arthur Reavis, of Harmony, NC (Note: After Arthur Reavis died, Flossie moved to Statesville, NC to live with her son Frank, and then to a retirement home Flossie's children: Frank, Fred, Ivey Lee, Maud, Bertha, Florence, Jack Reavis; Rodger/ Rodney "Rod" Lee Brown, Farmer, Saw Mill Opr. (B: 07 Mar 1903, Iredell, NC - 05 Nov 1985, Statesville, Iredell, NC; Burial: 08 Nov 1985, Iredell, NC); second married: Sallie Mullis; Leolar Brown (B: 1877, Eagle Mills, Iredell, NC), George Franklin Brown, Printer, (B: 17 Mar 1887, NC-30 Sep 1963, age 76, Mooresville, Iredell, NC; Burial: 01 Oct 1963, Iredell, NC) married (divorced): Ethel Moss Brown, Textiles, (B: 05 Mar 1906, Stanley Co., NC - 21 Aug 1978, age 72, Mooresville, Iredell, NC; Burial: 23 Aug 1978, Statesville,Iredell, NC) D/o Debby Lee Moss & Flora Austin Note: George Brown (Had a daughter, Georgia Mae); Profession: Type Setter, Beam Printing, Statesville, NC. He went blind from shaving the letters at work. He lived with Sina Tutterow Brown for years. They had a line stretched to the outhouse so he could find his way. He died in a nursing home, Statesville, NC,; Martha Isa Brown (B: 03 Feb 1888, Iredell County, NC - 22 JUN 1959, age 71, Troutman, Iredell, NC), James "Jim" Brown married: Rose (Huie) Brown (Rose Brown later married Nelson McCullough) –Rose Brown children: Charles Brown (Accidental Death), Bobby Brown married: Arlene Norman, of Harmony, NC, Huie, Mona Lou Shaver?, Mable Gryder, mother of Pastor James (Jim) Gryder, Calvary Baptist, 2273 Davie Academy Road, Mocksville, NC 27208

First Married (23 Jun 1908, Union Town Twp, Iredell, NC): Mary Bernice "Polly" Mullice (Mullis) (Born: May 1880, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 27 Jun 1954, Harmony, Iredell, NC; Burial: Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Union Grove, Iredell, NC) D/o George Washington Mullis (sometimes Mullice) (B: 03 Mar 1832, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 25 Jun 1919, 87yrs 3mths 21dys, Union Grove, Iredell, NC, Burial: 26 Jun 1919, Union Grove Methodist Chuch, Union Grove, Iredell, NC) & Rachel Caroline Hemrick Mullis (sometimes Carry Hammrick) (B: 25 Feb 1842 - 03 Feb 1898, Union Grove, Iredell, NC)

Note: Residence: In 1900, Uncle Charlie is living in Eagle Mills, Iredell, NC, in the household of his brother-in-law, William B. Haynes. In 1920 Charlie and Polly are living with his parents. They lived in Statesville and finally in Union Grove, Iredell, NC
No Children

Second Married: Mary Louvina Teague (Birth: 05 Jun 1896, Sugar Loaf, Alexander, North Carolina, USA - Death: 20 Aug 1956, age 60, Iredell Memorial Hospital, Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, USA; Burial: 22 Aug 1956, Little River Baptist Church Cemetery, Taylorsville, Alexander, North Carolina, USA) d/o William Francis "Will" Teague (1855–1929) & Sarah Catherine Katie Brown Teague (1866–1930); residence (1956): Rt #2, Harmony, Iredell, North Carolina USA;
No Children
Personal Note: Aunt Mary was a stocky built lady with brunette hair. She seemed to alway have a smile and was cheerful and very fond of us kids. She would ask us to go and gather leaves and beans from the Catalpa Tree, on grandma Campbell's land, and bring them to her. She would make aprons and costumes for us to wear while playing. Suddenly, she was gone and most of us kids never realized she had passed away. We missed her but never forgot how much fun we had when around her.

Third Married: Lucretia Watts "Cresey" Wilborne Watts (the formal Mrs. John W. Watts) (Birth: 02 Jul 1881, Beaver Creek, Wilkes, North Carolina, USA - Death: 07 Jun 1967, age 85, Alexander County Hospital, Taylorsville, Alexander, North Carolina, USA; Burial: 10 June 1967, Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Boomer, Wilkes, North Carolina, USA) CoDeath: fell beside her bed at the Shady Rest Home, heart failure) d/o James Jacob Wilborne (1841–1918) & Rachel Walker (1843–Bef 1900)
Note: "Cresey" had a sister: Juanna Annie Welborn Jenkins (1879–1954). Cresey 1st married (15 Dec 1910, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA: John W. Watts (1874–Aft 1940). They had one child: Fred James Watts (1914–1975) who married: Hattie Grace Mae Miller (the former Mrs. C B Hubbard).

Burial: 21 Feb 1960, Zion Baptist Church Union Grove, Iredell, North Carolina, USA, with his 1st wife, Polly
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Franklin Brown (1849 - 1924)
  Phebe Ellen Clodfelter Brown (1854 - 1898)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Louvina Teague Brown (1896 - 1956)
  Mary Bernice Mullis Brown (1880 - 1954)*
  Lucretia Wilborne Brown (1881 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hattie Lee Brown Haynes (1872 - 1950)*
  Walter Lewis Brown (1875 - 1947)*
  Leolar Brown (1877 - ____)*
  Charles Robert Brown (1881 - 1960)
  George Franklin Brown (1887 - 1963)*
  Martha Isabelle Brown (1888 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Zion Baptist Church Cemetery
Union Grove
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Glenn Ellis
Record added: Feb 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65736339
Charles Robert Charlie Brown
Added by: Erika Ruppe
 
Charles Robert Charlie Brown
Added by: Glenn Ellis
 
Charles Robert Charlie Brown
Added by: Glenn Ellis
 
 
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Uncle Charlie we will never forget you!
- Glenn Ellis
 Added: Feb. 16, 2011
 
 
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