★★★ -Brown, John Edmunds

John Edmunds Brown:
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Born: August 30, 1830
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Birthplace: Caswell County North Carolina
Father: Dr. John Edmonds Brown 1801 – 1846
Mother: Elizabeth Carter 1812 -
Wife: Laura Panthea Morrison 1840 – 1920
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina)
Children:
Robert Hall Morrison Brown 1872 – 1950
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina)
Alfred William Brown 1878 – 1932
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina)
Bedford Jethro Brown 1880 – 1929
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina)

Education:
Attended Hampden – Sydney College

Occupation before War:
Attorney in Charlotte North Carolina

Civil War Career:
1861 – 1862: 1st​ Lt. Of Company D 7th​ North Carolina State Troops
1862 – 1863: Lt. Colonel of 42nd​ North Carolina Infantry Regiment
1863 – 1865: Colonel of 42nd​ North Carolina Infantry Regiment
1864: Wounded in head during the Battle of Bermuda Hundred
1865: Participated in the Battle of Bentonville North Carolina

Occupation after War:
Attorney in Charlotte North Carolina
North Carolina State Representative
Solicitor of Charlotte North Carolina Criminal Court


Died:
January 29, 1896
Place of Death: Charlotte North Carolina
Cause of Death: Suicide
Age at time of Death: 65 years old
Burial Place: Elmwood Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina
 
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