Rufus Arthur Brown1

M, #862, b. 5 January 1905, d. 1974
Last Edited=25 Jul 2014
     Rufus Arthur Brown, son of Rufus Brown and Nebraska Eleanor Roselle Welborn, was born on 5 January 1905.1 Rufus Arthur Brown was the son of Rufus Brown and Nebraska Eleanor Roselle Welborn.1

Rufus Arthur Brown appeared on the United States census of 15 April 1910 in the household of Rufus Brown at Stringer, Jasper County, Mississippi.2

Rufus Arthur Brown appeared on the United States census of 1920 in the household of Rufus Brown at Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi.3

Rufus Arthur Brown married Mildred Collins.4

Rufus Arthur Brown married Andelle Geiger between 1927 and 1939.5

Rufus Arthur Brown married Emily Godfrey between 1928 and 1945.5

On 1 May 1940, Rufus Arthur Brown appeared on the United States Census, at Bay Springs, Jasper County, Mississippi, he was listed as single, living as a roomer, and was working as a painter.6

Rufus Arthur Brown died in 1974.7 and was buried at Hickory Grove Cemetery, Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi. This is believed to be the actual burial place of Rufus Arthur Brown. There is a stone engraved with his name and shared with his first wife, who died very young, in another cemetery.7 and was buried at Sharon Cemetery, Sharon, Jones County, Mississippi.4

Citations

  1. [S43] W. Monroe and Lanora Houston, Descendents of Aaron Welborn c 1798 - Sep 18 1858 and Lucy Stevenson Welborn c 1797 - c 1879 (11 Welborn Drive, Laurel, MS 39440 601-428-0087, e-mail address: Self Published, 1992). Hereinafter cited as Descendents of Aaron Welborn.
  2. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule, Stringer Village, Jasper County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 5, Enumeration District 19, stamped page 225, family 8.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  3. [S3] 1920 United States Census, population schedule, Laurel Ward 2, Jones County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 6, Enumeration District 87, sheet 12B, family 236.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Gene Phillips, Record added: Jun 13, 2014, Find A Grave Memorial# 131347302., Findagrave.com.
  5. [S43] W. Monroe and Lanora Houston, Descendents of Aaron Welborn c 1798 - Sep 18 1858 and Lucy Stevenson Welborn c 1797 - c 1879 (11 Welborn Drive, Laurel, MS 39440 601-428-0087, e-mail address: Self Published, 1992), Page 12.. Hereinafter cited as Descendents of Aaron Welborn.
  6. [S480] 1940 United States Census, population schedule, Bay Springs, Jasper County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 5, Enumeration District 31-8, stamped page 114, line 26.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  7. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: TimeTravelerTX, Record added: Feb 15, 2013, Find A Grave Memorial# 105252732., Findagrave.com.