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Brown, James Wesley

Brown, James Wesley

Male 1846 - 1924  (77 years)

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  • Name Brown, James Wesley 
    Nickname Wes 
    Born 25 Sep 1846  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1860  District, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 1863–1864  [3
    as a private, Co. A, 47th Ky. Infantry (USA) 
    Brown, Pvt. James Wesley
    Brown, Pvt. James Wesley
    Co. A, 47th Ky. Infantry (USA)
    Census 1870  Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1880  Millstone, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • The household was enumerated as follows:
      James W., 33, Ky.
      Sarah, 20, Ky.
      Harret, Mar. 1880
    Census 1890  Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1900  Rockhouse Creek, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Magisterial District 3 
    Died 17 Feb 1924  Blackey, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Cause: of influenza 
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    Person ID I21197  Pioneers of the Appalachian Highlands
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2021 

    Father Brown, Benjamin,   b. 1822, Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1863 and 1865  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Blair, Mary,   b. 1829, Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1880, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1845  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cornett, Sarah,   b. 12 Nov 1865, Gordon, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1919, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 5 May 1879 
    Children 
     1. Brown, Harriet,   b. Mar 1880, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     2. Brown, Harriett,   b. Mar 1880, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Brown, Rachel Frances,   b. 18 Dec 1882, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1946, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     4. Brown, Irvin,   b. Mar 1888, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2022 
    Family ID F13743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Sep 1846 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Millstone, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1890 - Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Magisterial District 3 - 1900 - Rockhouse Creek, Letcher, Kentucky, United States
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    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: of influenza - 17 Feb 1924 - Blackey, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S26764] James W Brown in household of Benjamin Brown, "United States Census, 1850".

    2. [S26768] Wesly Brown in household of Bengamin Brown, "United States Census, 1860".

    3. [S184513] James W Brown, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890".

    4. [S26763] James Brown in household of Mary Brown, "United States Census, 1870".

    5. [S26769] James W Brown, "United States Census, 1880".

    6. [S586] 1880 Census Letcher Co KY, 62-57_ (partially obscured in copy).

    7. [S26767] Wesley M Brown, "United States Census, 1900".

    8. [S15062] Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000.

    9. [S24357] Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1953.

    10. [S184514] Wesley Brown, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965".