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 Anneliza <I>Murrell</I> Brown

Anneliza Murrell Brown

Death 2 May 1892 (aged 46)
Jasper County, Iowa, USA
Burial Newton, Jasper County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 39599402 · View Source
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Anneliza was also known as Ann Elisy/Elizy Murrell.

Her date of birth is calculated from age and death date on the stone; other records state her birth as 21 Dec 1845. She was b. in Botetourt Co., VA, the 6th child of Wiley Anderson Murrell and Mary Magdalene Honce/Huntz/Hance. The family is found in District 8, Botetourt, VA in the 1850 census, and then migrated to Roseville, Swan Twp., Warren, Illinois in 1853, when Anneliza was just 8 years old, coming in a covered wagon per family stories.

Anneliza married Aaron Brown on 15 Sep 1869 in Warren Co., Illinois. They had 5 children: James, b. 1870; Mary R., b. 1872; William A., b. 1875; George L. b. 1878; and Edith M., b. 1885. Anneliza and Aaron are found in Greenbush, Warren, IL in the 1870 US Federal Census, with son James' age listed as 7/365, or 7 days old.

By 1880 the family had migrated to Mound Prairie Twp., Jasper Co., Iowa, and their farmlands can be seen on the plat maps of that time. (The Murrells had already migrated to Iowa in 1868.) The Brown family is also listed in the 1885 Iowa State census in Jasper Co. Anneliza d. in 1892, and Aaron just 2 years later.

Dau Mary married GA Underwood (1868-1930) and moved to Grant Co., Minnesota; they had 2 children, and Mary's sister Edith, who was single, lived with the family. William A. lived in Jasper Co., IA until at least 1915 and then moved to Centralia, Marion, IL by 1920; he had married Cora M. (maiden name unknown) in 1896 and they had 6 children.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 39599402
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anneliza Murrell Brown (27 Jan 1846–2 May 1892), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39599402, citing Mound Prairie Pioneer Cemetery, Newton, Jasper County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by pmm (contributor 47022120) .