Mima Maria <I>Backhouse</I> Brown

Mima Maria Backhouse Brown

Birth
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

http://elgincountyogs.blogspot.com/2008/10/special-gravestones-for-nicholas-c.html

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.


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  • 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) .