Albert Allen Brown1,2,3

ID# 304, (1886 - 1964)
FatherJames S. Brown4,5 (Oct 1860 - )
MotherAnna M. Humphrey4,6,7 (Mar 1867 - )

Key Events:

Birth: 4 May 1886, Elmwood, Illinois8,9,10
Marriage: about 1906, Edna Catherine Glabe (25 Aug 1888 - 11 May 1943)11,12,13
Marriage: Margaretta [surname unknown]14
Death: 24 Oct 1964, Orange, Orange Co., California15,16,17
Burial: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles Co., California18
ChartsDescendants of Jakob and Anna Katharina Glebe

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Narrative:

     Albert Allen Brown was born on 4 May 1886 in Elmwood, Illinois.8,9,10 He appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Farmington, Fulton Co., Illinois, in the household of his parents, James S. Brown and Anna M. Humphrey.5
     Albert married Edna Catherine Glabe, daughter of Jacob Glabe and Emma Amelia Goller, about 1906.11,12,13
     Albert and Edna appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois, at 601 Montana St., enumerated 27 Apr 1910, reporting they rented their home. Their children Marguerite and Evelyn were listed as living with them.19
     Albert and Edna moved to Los Angeles Co., California about 1913, settling initially in Springdale, near Compton. His parents moved here about the same time. Albert registered for the draft for World War I on 12 Sep 1918, while living in Springdale, Los Angeles Co., California, reporting he was employed as a riveter at Los Angles Ship Building Co., San Pedro.2
     Albert and Edna appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Compton, Los Angeles Co., California, on Springdale Ave., enumerated 15 Jan 1920, reporting they owned the home, which was mortgaged. Their children Marguerite, Evelyn, Stanley and Kenneth and a son believed to be still living were listed as living with them. His parents are listed immediately preceding, indicating they were living in the same house or close by.20 They also appeared on the same census of Compton, on Ruby St., enumerated 28 Jan 1920. The same children were listed as living with them and again they reported they owned their home. The dual listings suggest they had been living with his parents and were moving into a separate home.21
     Albert and Edna appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Norwalk, Los Angeles Co., California, on Washburn Newton Rd, enumerated 16 Apr 1930, reporting they were renting their home. Their children Evelyn, Stanley, Kenneth and Howard and a son believed to be still living were listed as living with them, as was their eldest daughter Marguerite's two-year old daughter.22
     Albert and Edna appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, at 463 W. 37th Pl, enumerated 12 Apr 1940. They reported that they were renting their home for $30 per month and had lived in the same city in 1935. Their children Stanley, Kenneth, Howard and Patricia and a son believed to be still living were listed as living with them.23
     He was a plastering contractor in Illinois in 1910. In 1920, in California, he was plastering houses working for someone else. By 1930 he had become a farmer, operating a nursery.24,25,26
     His wife died on 11 May 1943 in Los Angeles, California.27,28,29
     Albert married second Margaretta [surname unknown].14 He was again doing plastering, for a private contractor, by 1940. That year he reported working 40 hours the last week of March, and working 26 weeks the prior year, earning $1,000 in 1940.23
     Albert died on 24 Oct 1964 in Orange, Orange Co., California, at age 78.15,16,17 He was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles Co., California, next to his first wife.18

Children:
     Children with Edna Catherine Glabe

One additional son of Albert and Edna is believed to still be living.
  • Marguerite L. Brown30,19,21 (19 Nov 1907 - 22 Jul 1984)
  • Evelyn Bessie Brown30,19,21 (5 Apr 1910 - 11 Jan 1990)
  • Stanley H. Brown4,21 (3 Jun 1912 - 18 Jul 1977)
  • Kenneth Aaron Brown4,21 (17 Jul 1914 - 9 May 1994)
  • Albert Allen Brown Jr.4,21,22 (5 Jan 1918 - )
  • Howard M. Brown4,22,23 (13 Mar 1922 - 9 Aug 1995)
  • Patricia Jean Brown31,22,23 (1 Oct 1925 - 1 Apr 1991)

Children:
     There were no children with Margaretta [surname unknown]

Citations

  1. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 63367049, Albert Allen Brown.
  2. [S3992] Albert Allen Brown, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  3. [S3991] James S. Brown household, 1900 U.S. Census, Fulton Co., Illinois, shows name as Albert A. Brown.
  4. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family.
  5. [S3991] James S. Brown household, 1900 U.S. Census, Fulton Co., Illinois.
  6. [S3991] James S. Brown household, 1900 U.S. Census, Fulton Co., Illinois, shows him as the son of her husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  7. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Albert A Brown, Soc. Sec. No. 554162595, shows mother's maiden name as Humphrey.
  8. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, shows date, town, and state.
  9. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Albert A Brown, Soc. Sec. No. 554162595, shows date and state.
  10. [S3992] Albert Allen Brown, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, shows date.
  11. [S3984] Albert Brown household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows married 4 years.
  12. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 48, shows married.
  13. [S3989] Albert A. Brown household, 1930 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows married, with his first marriage at age 20 and hers at 18.
  14. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, shows as his second marriage.
  15. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Albert A Brown, Soc. Sec. No. 554162595, shows date and county.
  16. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, shows date, city, and state.
  17. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 63367049, Albert Allen Brown, shows date.
  18. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 63367049, Albert Allen Brown, shows plot as Graceland, Lot 6002, Space 5.
  19. [S3984] Albert Brown household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois.
  20. [S3986] Albert Brown household, 1920 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  21. [S3988] Albert A. Brown household, 1920 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  22. [S3989] Albert A. Brown household, 1930 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  23. [S3990] Albert Brown household, 1940 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California.
  24. [S3984] Albert Brown household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows occupation as plasterer, industry as contractor, working on his own account.
  25. [S3988] Albert A. Brown household, 1920 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows occupation as plasterer, industry as house, working for wages.
  26. [S3989] Albert A. Brown household, 1930 U.S. Census, Los Angeles Co., California, shows occupation as farmer, industry as nursery, as an employer.
  27. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 44, shows year, city, and state.
  28. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Edna Catherine Brown, shows date and city.
  29. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial # 63367054, Edna Catherine Brown, shows date.
  30. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 48.
  31. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 49.