Frank Woodard Browning

19 January 1879–7 October 1954 (Age 75)
Orange, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Frank Woodard

When Frank Woodard Browning was born on 19 January 1879, in Orange, North Carolina, United States, his father, Francis Maryland Browning, was 46 and his mother, Eliza Horton, was 30. He had at least 3 sons and 5 daughters with Lela M. Dossett. He lived in Durham Township, Orange, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Durham Township, Durham, North Carolina, United States for about 40 years. He died on 7 October 1954, in Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States.

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Frank Woodard Browning
Lela M. Dossett
Hubert Franklin Browning
Elsie Browning
Elizabeth Mae Browning
Lizzzie Mae Browning
Katherine Louise Browning
Raymond Wyatt Browning
Vilenda Hastings Browning
Paul Kenyon Browning

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Parents and Siblings

    Francis Maryland Browning


    Eliza Horton




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 18

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English and Old English personal name Brūning, originally a patronymic from the byname Brūn ( see Brown ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank W Browning, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank W Browning in household of Frank Browning, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Woodword Browning in household of Frank Browning, "United States Census, 1880"

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