Frederica Augusta Brown

15 February 1840–23 August 1918 (Age 78)
Stepney, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frederica Augusta

When Frederica Augusta Brown was born on 15 February 1840, in Stepney, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Brown, was 29 and her mother, Hannah Harriet Barker, was 29. She married Alfred Phillips on 3 September 1861, in Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. She died on 23 August 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Phillips
1828–1905
Frederica Augusta Brown
1840–1918
Marriage: 3 September 1861
Alfred William Phillips
1862–1932
Jessie Henrietta Phillips
1864–1864
Ethelwin Clarissa Phillips
1865–1953
Priscilla Rosetta Phillips
1866–1942
Lillian Phillips
1869–1936
John Laren Phillips
1871–1955
Fredressa Augusta Phillips
1873–1946
Sarah Saunders Phillips
1875–1951
Edward Richard Phillips
1878–1966
Anna Harriet Phillips
1880–1880
Willis Henry Phillips
1881–1963
May Phillips
1883–1950
Daisy Phillips
1885–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 September 1861
Wyoming, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1843

Age 3

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 

Age 12

George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: generally a nickname referring to the color of the hair or complexion, Middle English br(o)un, from Old English brūn or Old French brun. This word is occasionally found in Old English and Old Norse as a personal name or byname. Brun- was also a Germanic name-forming element. Some instances of Old English Brūn as a personal name may therefore be short forms of compound names such as Brūngar, Brūnwine, etc. As a Scottish and Irish name, it sometimes represents a translation of Gaelic Donn. As an American family name, it has absorbed numerous surnames from other languages with the same meaning.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Frederica Brown in household of William Brown, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Frederica Brown in household of William Brown, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Fredrecka Shaw in household of Willis H Phillips, "United States Census, 1910"

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