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Obedience Catherine BROWN

F, b. 28 May 1834
Relationship
Great-grandaunt of John Kennedy BROWN Jr.
     Obedience Catherine BROWN was born on 28 May 1834 in Bibb County, Alabama, daughter of Jesse Anderson BROWN Jr. and Mary CAMP.1
     Obedience Catherine BROWN appeared on a census, enumerated 1 June 1840, in the household of Jesse Anderson BROWN Jr. in Bibb County, Alabama.2
     Obedience Catherine BROWN appeared on a census, enumerated 5 November 1850, in the household of Jesse Anderson BROWN Jr. and Polly CAMP in Bibb County, Alabama.3
     Obedience married William R. OWENS on 5 October 1853 in Bibb County, Alabama. The ceremony was officiated by Jno. W. Suttle, J. P.4
     Obedience Catherine BROWN appeared as head of household on a census enumerated 1 June 1880 in Bibb County, Alabama. The household was listed as Beaty [Obedience] Owens, age 44, born Alabama, parents born Tennessee; son Silvester, age 23; son Walter, age 21; daughter Cordela, age 18; and son Willis, age 17. The children were listed as farm laborers. They and their parents were born in Alabama.5
Last Edited=17 May 2007

Children of Obedience Catherine BROWN and William R. OWENS

Citations

  1. [S119] Jesse Brown Family Bible (copied by Miss Dovie Casey in 1964), "Brown" surname file Birmingham Public Library-- Tutwiler Collection.
  2. [S241] 1840 U. S. Census, Bibb County, Alabama, Jesse A. Brown household, pg. 104.
  3. [S4] 1850 U. S. Census, Bibb County, Alabama, Jesse A. Brown household, pg. 52, No. 508.
  4. [S2] N. R. Murray, Bibb County, Alabama Marriages.
  5. [S258] 1880 U. S. Census, Bibb County, Alabama, Beaty Owens household #337.

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