Isaac Brown

about 1898–15 January 1936 (Age 38)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Isaac

Isaac Brown was born about 1898, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Theodore Barger Brown and ?. He died on 15 January 1936, in his hometown, at the age of 38.

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Isaac Brown
1898–1936
Margaret Bonner
1871–1943

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Theodore Barger Brown

    Male1874–Male

    ?

    FemaleFemale

siblings

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World Events (3)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 0

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 7

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

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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