Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NameFrances Christian Harvey
Birth23 Oct 1849, VA
Death26 Jun 1895 Age: 45
BurialRose Hill Cemetery near Sardis, MS
FatherAlexander L. Harvey (1812-1866)
MotherChristian Harrington (1812-1868)
Spouses
Birth16 Jul 1833, Ayrshire, Scotland
Death19 Mar 1906, Sardis, MS Age: 72
BurialRose Hill Cemetery, Sardis, MS
FatherAdam Alexander Brown (1806-1847)
MotherJanet Harper (1805-1862)
Marriage25 Dec 1869, Panola Co MS
ChildrenSallie Irene (1870-1958)
 Henrietta Amelia (1871-1899)
 Pearl Allie (1873-1878)
Notes for Frances Christian Harvey
Born in Virginia about 1849 (possibly, October 23). Moved to Pauola (? - could be Panola) County, Mississippi before the Civil War Married to Adam Brown and mother to his children who are listed above She and both parents as well as Adam are buried in Rose Hill Cemetery near Sardis, Mississippi. Her death was possibly on June 26, 1895.65 The tombstone inscription reads "Hannie Criston wf Adam Brown 10/23/1849-6/26/1895".
Notes for Adam Alexander (Spouse 1)
Born 1833 in Ayer, Scotand. Came by sailboat to USA at the age of 10 with all his family. Father of Sallie Brown Hay Turcott, Henrietta Amelia Brown Butler, Pearl Allie Brown, who died at the age of 5, and Elizabeth (Aunt Lizzie) Brown Butler. Adam was born on July 16, 1833 and died March 19, 1906. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, near Sardis Mississippi.65

1870 Census of Panola Co MS
Name Age

Adam Brown 34 MS Butcher
Frances Brown 20 VA

1880 Census of Sardis, Panola Co MS
Name Age

Adam Brown 44 Connecticut Scotland Scotland House carpenter
F. C. Brown 30 MS NC NC
Sallie I. Brown 9 MS CT MS
Henrretta E. Brown 8 MS CT MS
Lizzie M. Brown 3M MS CT MS

1900 Census of Sardis, Panola Co MS
Name Age

Adam Brown 67 Jul 1833 widower Ireland Ireland Ireland immigrated 1865 Carpenter
Lizzie Brown 20 Feb 1850 single MS Ireland Ireland

There is a disagreement in the family tradition that Adam Brown immigrated with his family when he was ten (ca 1843) and what he reported on the 1900 census (that he had been in the United States for 35 years and immigrated in 1865). There is also inconsistency in his reported place of birth (MS in 1870, CT in 1880 and Ireland in 1900).

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