Carroll Crawford Brown

21 January 1912–9 January 1998 (Age 85)
Rossville, Walker, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Carroll Crawford

When Carroll Crawford Brown was born on 21 January 1912, in Rossville, Walker, Georgia, United States, his father, Larkin Alexander Brown, was 39 and his mother, Anna Bell Elizabeth Werfield, was 40. He married Mary Gladys Wall on 14 October 1933, in LaFayette, Walker, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 January 1998, in Rossville, Walker, Georgia, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Carroll Crawford Brown
1912–about 1998
Mary Gladys Wall
1914–about 1998
Marriage: 14 October 1933
William " BILL" Crawford Brown

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1933LaFayette, Walker, Georgia, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
    1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote
    Age 10
    The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 23
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    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 French, Middle English and Old Norse as a personal name or byname (Middle English personal name Brun, Broun, ancient Germanic Bruno, Old English Brūn, or possibly Old Norse Brúnn or Brúni). Brun- was also an ancient 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 (see below). Brown (including in the senses below) is the fourth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans (see also 5 below).Irish and Scottish: adopted for Ó Duinn (see Dunn ) or for any of the many Irish and Scottish Gaelic names containing the element donn ‘brown-haired’ (also meaning ‘chieftain’), for example Donahue .Irish: phonetic Anglicization of Mac an Bhreitheamhnaigh; see Breheny .

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

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    Sources (3)

    • Carol C Brown in household of Larkin A Brown, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Carroll Brown in household of Larkin A Brown, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Carroll C. Brown - Individual or family possessions: birth: 21 January 1912; Rossville, Walker, Georgia, United States

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