Bernice (Brown) Schell Pedigree

(Start at generation 6, below.)



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Origin of the surname “Brown:”





9   Ancestors of this family moved to Brownville, New York from Bucks County, Pennsylvania.




8   George Brown


1. Biographical notes:


Born .  Died .  Cousin of General Jacob Brown.


2. Wife: (?)


Born .  Died .


3. Children: (order uncertain)


a. Cortland E. Brown: See generation 7, below.


7   Cortland/Courtland "Cort" E. Brown


1. Biographical notes:


Born .  Died .  Employed as a farmer and cheese maker.  Owned a farm on Bradley Street Road (Route 12), about 1 mile from Perch Lake toward Watertown, just east of Route 342.  Retired to 816 LeRay Street, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.


2. Wife: Ruby Keith


Born on the family farm on Carr Road in Pamelia Township, Jefferson County, New York; daughter of Rufus W. and Ruby (Leavitt) Keith, who also had daughter Cora (Keith) Morrison, wife of John Morrison of Knowsville, Jefferson County, New York.  Died .  Grew up on a farm on Carr Road in Pamelia Township, Jefferson County, New York.


3. Children: (order uncertain)


a. Bertha Brown: Died at about school age.


b. Bernice Brown: See generation 6, below.


c. Wallace K. Brown: Married Naomi (?).


d. Earl K. Brown: Married Nettie (?).


e. Clarice Brown: Married Henry Flick.


6   Bernice Brown:


Born 23 May 1881.  Died 17 February 1955.  Married Newton J. Schell, generation 6 of the Schell Annex on .



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