Brown, Abel Newton

Abel Newton Brown

Submitted by: Winnie Cook

Abel Newton Brown was born on December 14, 1882 and passed away on November 11, 1964. His parents were Newton Perry Brown born 1857 and died January 4, 1901 and Elizabeth Brown. His grandfather was George Brown. Abel attended school at Jones Academy. He was married to Jenny Wilcox from 1888 to 1917 and they had three children, Melonee V., Mary M. and James E. He later married Elizabeth Cordary and they had ten children, Paul, Otto, Larry, L.J., Ozella, Ona, Mabel, Wanda, Betty and Pauline.