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Brown, Edgar M.
LAST NAME: Brown FIRST NAME: Edgar MIDDLE NAME: M. NICKNAME: 
MAIDEN NAME:  AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
GENDER: M TITLE: 
BORN: 29 Jul 1866 DIED: 18 Jul 1933 BURIED:  ~ George Brown Cemetery
OCCUPATION:  Farmer; Carpenter
BIRTH PLACE:  Dallas, Polk Co., Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Tillamook, Tillamook Co., Oregon
NOTES: 
Name of father George Brown
Maiden name of mother Martha Ann Hines
1880 OR CENSUS - Edgar M. Brown, age 14, b. Oregon, is enumerated with George, age 56, occupation farmer, b. Kentucky, and Martha A., age 46, b. Missouri, along with May, age 19, b. Oregon, Nettie B., age 16, b. Oregon, and Alvin R., age 7, b. Oregon, and George F., age 5, b. Oregon.
1900 OR CENSUS - Edgar M. Brown, age 32, occupation farmer, b. Jul 1867 in Oregon, is enumerated with his wife of 9 years, Flora, age 26, mother of 3, b. Aug 1873 in Ohio, along with Ethel, age 8, b. Apr 1892 in Oregon, Eola, age 3, b. Oct 1896 in Oregon, and Esther, age 1, b. Oct 1898 in Oregon.
1930 OR CENSUS - Edgar M. Brown, age 65, widowed, occupation carpenter, b. Oregon.
DISCREPANCY - 1900 census gives year of birth as 1867; DC gives year of birth as 1866.
DEATH CERTIFICATE: 
OSBH DC (Tillamook County 1933) #47 - Edgar M. Brown, male, single, carpenter, b. 29 July 1866 in Dallas, Oregon, d. 18 Jul 1933 in Tillamook, Oregon at the age of 66y's 11m's 19d's, name of father George Brown (b. Indiana), maiden name of mother --- Himes [Hines] (b. Missouri), informant G.F. Brown of Dallas.
OBITUARY: 
Edgar M. Brown, pioneer resident of Polk county, passed away Monday evening at Tillamook. Graveside services were held at the family cemetery on the Fay Brown place at Salt Creek Wednesday at 2 o’clock with Rev. K.E. Burke officiating. Mr. Brown was born July 29, 1866, on the old Applegate D.L.C. north of Dallas. He was a son of George and Martha Brown. Practically his entire life had been spent in and near Dallas. For the past year he had resided in Portland. Mr. Brown is survived by three daughters: Mrs. Loree Hardesty, Portland; Mrs. Esther Bowles, Salem, and Mrs. Edythe Field, Salem; and two grandchildren, Claude Bowles and Kathleen Field. There are also two brothers, G.F. Brown and Alvin Brown, both of Dallas. 
Dallas Itemizer-Observer 20 July 1933, 1:5
INSCRIPTION: 
No marker
SOURCES: 

Branigar Survey
OSBH DC (Tillamook County 1933) #47
1880 OR CENSUS (Polk Co., Dallas, ED 105, pg 467C)
1900 OR CENSUS (Polk Co., Dallas, ED 173, sheet 20A)
1930 OR CENSUS (Tillamook Co., Tillamook, ED 17, pg 5A)
DIO 20 Jul 1933 1:5

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