Brown, Mary

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


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). Mary and Hugo's son Alexander was born 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.

Her obituary 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





Event Date Place Description 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 Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Brown, Thomas
Mother Unknown, Flora
    Brother     Brown Burns, Thomas A. 1840 April 1917
         Brown, Mary June 15, 1851 1906
    Brother     Brown, Charles B.
    Sister     Brown, Catherine June 4, 1855 1915


Family of Sippel, Hugo A. and Brown, Mary

Married Husband Sippel, Hugo A. ( * about 1850 + January 14, 1923 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage April 13, 1872 Massachusetts, United States in South Hadley, Massachusetts  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Sippel, Alexander Hugo18721942