Mildred Browning

21 October 1890–15 July 1991 (Age 100)
Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Mildred

When Mildred Browning was born on 21 October 1890, in Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Jeremiah Foster Browning, was 32 and her mother, Irene Kenyon, was 31. She died on 15 July 1991, in Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 100, and was buried in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

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Carleton Allen Bryant
1888–1974
Mildred Browning
1890–1991

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World Events (8)

1895 · College Hall Catches on Fire

Age 5

On January 27, 1895, College Hall catches on fire and is fully consumed within one hour. During the fire, many students and faculty work together to save many of the items in the building. Some of these are library books. They save the books by piling them onto the rugs and dragging them out of the burning building. College Hall is then later rebuilt and renamed Davis Hall after Governor John W. Davis.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1917

Age 27

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English and Old English personal name Brūning, originally a patronymic from the byname Brūn ( see Brown ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mildred Browning in household of Jeremiah T Browning, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mildred Browning in household of Jeremiah F Browning, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mildred Browning in household of Jeremiah F Browning, "United States Census, 1910"

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