Lettie Lena Williams

7 April 1893–29 April 1954 (Age 61)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lettie Lena

When Lettie Lena Williams was born on 7 April 1893, in North Carolina, United States, her father, John Turner Williams, was 36 and her mother, Mary Jane Williams, was 35. She married William Harrison Brown on 6 May 1917, in Township 2 Bensalem, Moore, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Township 2 Bensalem, Moore, North Carolina, United States for about 40 years. She died on 29 April 1954, in Moore, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Eagle Springs, Moore, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Harrison Brown
1890–1967
Lettie Lena Williams
1893–1954
Marriage: 6 May 1917
Clyde Rufus Brown
1918–1975
Roy Brown
1919–1992
Vester Brown
1921–
Esterleen Brown
1923–
Iveta Brown
1925–
Russell Brown
1927–
Wilbert Roger Brown
1929–1978
Robert Lowell Brown
1932–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 May 1917
Township 2 Bensalem, Moore, North Carolina, United States
children

(8)

    Male1918–1975Male

    Roy Brown

    Male1919–1992Male

    Vester Brown

    Male1921–Male

    Esterleen Brown

    Female1923–Female

    Iveta Brown

    Female1925–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Turner Williams

    Male1856–1923Male

    Mary Jane Williams

    Female1858–1919Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 4

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 17

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lettie Brown in household of William H Brown, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Litta Brown in household of William Brown, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lettie R Williams in household of John T Williams, "United States Census, 1900"

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