Mima Maria <I>Backhouse</I> Brown

Mima Maria Backhouse Brown

Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
Death 28 Mar 1867 (aged 35)
Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
Burial Dunboyne, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 107486877 · View Source
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See Article on NCB three wives by BCJ


Nicholas Carter Brown Diary: Death of his first wife.

March 1867
23 S[at.] Wife very ill give her clothing and keepSakes to [Trier?]
28 T[hur.] Wife Deceas at 10 oclock ev
was last words to me ["] I am geting cold and if I never get warm I shall be glad and you nead not be sory for the Lord will take care of me ["]
29 F[ri.] Arange for Funeral
30 S[at.] Funeral gathering large conducted well 2 oclock ?? of j. Walker coffin and thence and Teams to carry her corps to meeting House [she was a Quaker]
Miss Catherin Kusling Niece agrees to Keep house for us this season for one dollar per week.

Diary; 23 November 1867, Sat.; "Go to receive Tombstone wrongly inscribed rejected."
6 December 1867, Received Wifes Tombstone a little short - $85.00.

20 July 1867, Saturday; "To Roe Brothers St. Thomas, 54 lbs of wool, 15.12, Get Likenesses taken Fare goods."

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Father and us miss you dear Mother ? Mima Maria / Wife of / Nicholas C. Brown / Died / Mar. 28, 1867 / Æ 35 ys. 1 ms. / & 6 ds. / And so the actions of the just / When memory has sustained them / Breath upward from decay and dust / And leave sweet scent behind them / Teale & Wilkens / London.



  • Created by: Bruce Johnson
  • Added: 29 Mar 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 107486877
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mima Maria Backhouse Brown (22 Feb 1832–28 Mar 1867), Find a Grave Memorial no. 107486877, citing Dunboyne Cemetery, Dunboyne, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Bruce Johnson (contributor 47661260) .