Carolyn Rose Drown

5 July 1937–15 December 1994 (Age 57)
Alfred, York, Maine, United States

The Life of Carolyn Rose

When Carolyn Rose Drown was born on 5 July 1937, in Alfred, York, Maine, United States, her father, Harlan R Drown, was 29 and her mother, Ethelyn Drown, was 26. She married David William Knight on 18 June 1955, in Maine, United States. She lived in Sanford, York, Maine, United States in 1940. She died on 15 December 1994, in Maine, United States, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Kenneth Reed Mitchell Jr
Carolyn Rose Drown
Marriage: 26 June 1988

Spouse and Children

26 June 1988
Maine, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Harlan R Drown


    Ethelyn Drown




World Events (8)


Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 4

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 18

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

1 English (Cornwall and Devon): unexplained.2 Possibly a reflex of French Drouin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carolyn Drowne in household of Harland Drowne, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carolyn D Mitchell, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Carolyn Drown Mitchell, "Maine Death Index, 1960-1996"

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