Brown, Mary

Birth Name Brown, Mary
Gender female
Age at Death 54 years, 6 months, 17 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth June 15, 1851 Prince Edward Island, Canada d/o Thomas and Flora, date of birth from obit was 1855
Death 1906 Illinois, United States Rock Island Argus, January 23 1906, page 5 from website Chronicling America


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Brown, Thomas
Mother , Flora
    Brother     Brown Burns, Thomas A.
         Brown, Mary
    Brother     Brown, Charles B.
    Sister     Brown, Catherine


    Family of Sippel, Hugo A. and Brown, Mary
Married Husband Sippel, Hugo A.
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage April 13, 1872 Massachusetts, United States in South Hadley, Massachusetts
  1. Sippel, Alexander Hugo


Mary Brown, who emigrated to Massachusetts from PEI in 1870, married Hugo Sippel in South Hadley, Massachusetts on 13 April 1872. Her parents were Thomas (b. PEI) and Flora (b. Scotland). Their son Alexander was born there in 1873. In the 1880 US census, they were living in Wisconsin with two sons, Alexander (7) and Oscar (3), both born in Massachusetts. Ten years later they had moved to Rock Island Ward 6, Rock Island, Illinois, with Alexander and Oscar and his wife Gertrude.

On census records, Mary gave her date of birth as June 1851.

The obit in this newspaper said she had a brother Thomas on Prince Edward Island, and a sister Mrs. C. E. Wiley in Wakefield, Mass.

Rock Island Argus., January 23, 1906, Page 5, Image 5





  1. Brown, Thomas
    1. , Flora
      1. Brown, Charles B.
      2. Brown Burns, Thomas A.
      3. Brown, Mary
        1. Sippel, Hugo A.
          1. Sippel, Alexander Hugo
      4. Brown, Catherine