Brown, James Emmanuel

Birth Name Brown, James Emmanuel
Gender male
Age at Death 77 years, 1 month, 27 days


The late Mr. Brown was 78 years of age. Survived by his widow, five sons, William and Justin Brown, contractors in Pittsburg, Pa., Dr. John B. Brown, [Boston?], Alphonsus and Raymond at home, and three daughters, Mrs. J. D. McLellan, Grand River, Mrs. Linus McDonald, Grand River, and Sister Marie Raymond (Hattie) in the Congregation de Notre Dame, Montreal.

Mr. Brown was born at Port Hill in 1845 where he spent his early life until about 1878 when he purchased at Bayside a farm.

In 1880, he married Margaret McDonald, daughter of the late Capt. Hugh McDonald, of Goose River. Children: Mrs. Joseph D. McLellan and Mrs. Linus MacDonald of Grand River and Rev. Sister Marie Raymond of the Cong. of N.D., Montreal; the latter are: J Alphonsus and Raymond J. of the homestead, Dr. J. B. well known in P.E. Island now practicing in Boston, William F. and H. Justin (Brown Bros.) contractors and builders of Pittsburg, Pa.

Summerside Journal 28 March 1923, page 5, col. 1

Agriculturist 7 April 1923, page 8, col. 3

No mention of brothers or sisters in his obituary.

Name James E. Brown
Age 78
Residence Bay Side Lot 14
Date of Death 24 March 1923
Entry Number 87
Source RG19/s2/ss6: Death registration books, 1923

Death record did not give his parents names.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth January 28, 1846 Port Hill, Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada 1901 census  
Death March 24, 1923 Lot 14, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada obits  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Brown, William
Mother McArthur, Harriet Henriettaabout 1806June 16, 1870
    Sister     Brown, Ann Maria October 25, 1828 December 25, 1902
    Sister     Brown, Helena before 1881
    Brother     Brown, Hugh Arigen December 3, 1832 December 1893
    Brother     Brown, William Cornell April 15, 1835 1912
    Sister     Brown, Margaret Elizabeth June 21, 1837 September 18, 1870
    Sister     Brown, Henrietta July 10, 1839 April 9, 1924
    Sister     Brown, Veronica August 20, 1841 before 1926
         Brown, James Emmanuel January 28, 1846 March 24, 1923
    Sister     Brown, Ellen Virginia 1846 June 14, 1870
    Brother     Brown, Bernard Donald January 17, 1848 1926


Family of Brown, James Emmanuel and McDonald, Margaret Ellen

Married Wife McDonald, Margaret Ellen ( * October 1859 + ... )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Brown, William FelixMay 30, 18811962
Brown, Mary HelenaDecember 20, 1882
Brown, John BernardApril 23, 1884
Brown, Annie FlorenceNovember 21, 1885
Brown, Hugh JustinApril 15, 1890
Brown, Peter Raymond JosephFebruary 18941935
Brown, Harriet Cecila Hattie1900