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105. Sophronia BROWN10 was born on 26 October 1874 in Pink Hill, Grayson County, Texas.1,10 She died on 10 October 1964 at the age of 89 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.1,66

[Name written as SoFrenez in Family Bible. The "So" added later. Was Frenez a nickname for Safronia? Or was this Fronia written in terrible handwriting?]

1910 Census. Justice Prec 4, Denton Co, TX, Hh 281
Edwin L. Silliman, 37, married once for 5 years, b. AR. ,minister
Fronie, wife, 35, 2 children - 1 is living, b. TX, father b. MO, mother b. TN
Paul L., son, 2, b. TX

1940 Census. Sherman, Grayson, TX, Hh 11
North side of 114 N. Grande. In 1935 they lived in Celest, Hunt Co, TX
Edward Silliman was 67, b. AR, Retired minister
Fronie, wife, 65, b. TX

Texas Death Certificate #62421
Sofronia Brown Silliaman died 10 Oct 1964, Cedar Lawn Nursing Home, in Dallas, Dallas Co, TX where she had been for seven years. She died of heart failure. Her residence was 4502 Abbot, Highland Park, Dallas. She was born 26 Oct 1874, in Texas. She was widowed. Her father John Brown, her mother unknown. Paul Silliman was the informant. The body was removed on Oct 11th for burial, West Hill Cemetery in Sherman, Grayson Co, TX.

Buried West Hill Cemetery, Sherman, TX


Sophronia BROWN and Edwin/Edward L. SILLIMAN were married on 23 June 1904.1,66 Edwin/Edward L. SILLIMAN was born in 1873 in Arkansas.

Sophronia BROWN and Edwin/Edward L. SILLIMAN had the following children:

286

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Paul L. SILLIMAN was born in 1908 in Texas.