Thursday, May 5, 2016

Catherine E. Brown, daughter of John Delos Brown

© Kathy Duncan, 2016

Catherine E. Brown, daughter of John Delos and Nancy (Johnson) Brown, born 28 January 1872, died 18 April 1894 at the age of 22. She is buried in Nixon Township Cemetery and shares a tombstone with her mother.

This notice of her death appeared in the Daily Illinois State Journal of Springfield, Illinois:

T.J. Norfleet left for Weldon where he will attend the funeral of his wife's sister, Miss Katie Brown, who died yesterday. Miss Brown formerly resided on West Reynolds stret [sic] in this city. She was 23 years old.
[Source: Daily Illinois State Journal; Springfield, IL; Fri., 20 April 1894]

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