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b. 9/16/1801 - d. 10/26/1852

Russell Brown Tombstone in the old cemetery at the foot of Brown Mountain in Warren County, TN.


Biography[]

Russell (or Russel) was born in the "Territory of the United States South of the Ohio;" He appears on the Warren County, Tennessee, 1836 Tax List in Civil Dist 5 and on the 1850 Census. An inscription on his tombstone at the Old Brown Cemetery at the foot of Brown Mountain notes: "Died a Member of the Methodist Church."


Parents[]

Father: Absalom Brown (c1778-aft1860)

Mother: Mary Green


Spouse[]

Mary Evelyn Dykes (c1810) daughter of Isham Dykes (1773-1871) and Prudence Choate (1782-1862).

Children[]

  1. Asbury Brown (1830-?)
  2. Hortensia A. Brown (1832-?)
  3. John G. Brown (1835-?)
  4. Julia Ann Brown (1838-?)
  5. Isham S. Brown (1840-?)
  6. Prudence U. Brown (1842-?)
  7. Frances Brown (c1845-?
  8. James Knox Polk Brown (c1845-?)
  9. Thomas J. Brown (1846-?)
  10. Aurena E. Brown (1848-?)
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