Everett Browning

9 June 1875–6 November 1954 (Age 79)
Jackson, Indiana, United States

The Life of Everett

When Everett Browning was born on 9 June 1875, in Jackson, Indiana, United States, his father, William Jefferson Browning, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Catherine Guthrie, was 21. He married Mary E. Jones on 17 September 1892, in Jackson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 6 November 1954, in Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Greenwood, Johnson, Indiana, United States.

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Everett Browning
Mary E. Jones
Marriage: 17 September 1892
Goldie Anna Browning
Ansil Browning
Mary Browning

Spouse and Children

17 September 1892
Jackson, Indiana, United States



    Ansil Browning


    Mary Browning


Parents and Siblings

    William Jefferson Browning


    Nancy Catherine Guthrie




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 10

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

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)

  • Everett Browning, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Everett Browning in household of Allen Browning, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Everett Browning, "United States Census, 1920"

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