Clifford Carl Brown

1 March 1900–17 May 1983 (Age 83)
Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States

The Life of Clifford Carl

When Clifford Carl Brown was born on 1 March 1900, in Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States, his father, Daniel A. Brown, was 35 and his mother, Mary Ellen Brown, was 38. He married Ada Mae Dillingham on 9 October 1920, in Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States in 1900 and North Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 17 May 1983, in Plymouth, Marshall, Indiana, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Clifford Carl Brown
1900–1983
Ada Mae Dillingham
1900–1980
Marriage: 9 October 1920
DeWayne Brown
1920–2004
Jeruldene Mae Brown
1921–2005
Kenneth T Brown
1926–
Velma Jean Brown
1932–1998
Devon Carl Brown
1937–1997

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 October 1920
Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States
children

(5)

    DeWayne Brown

    Male1920–2004Male

    Female1921–2005Female

    Kenneth T Brown

    Male1926–Male

    Velma Jean Brown

    Female1932–1998Female

    Male1937–1997Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1864–1954Male

    Mary Ellen Brown

    Female1861–1940Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 6

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Clifford C Brown, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clifford Brown, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clifford C Brown in household of Daniel Y Brown, "United States Census, 1900"

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