Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Guide to the John Brown Family Papers
943 and 944  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (56.15 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
Table of contents What's This?
Letters, receipts and mortgage papers.
John Rudd Brown was born in Brownsville, New York on May 7, 1833. He married Elizabeth McMillan on January 29, 1866 in Sacramento, California. Their son, Edward Sherbourne Brown, Sr. (Oct. 24, 1869-June 16, 1944) was a produce merchant, rancher, and member of the Sacramento City Council. John Rudd Brown died in Sacramento on February 7, 1884. His wife, Elizabeth McMillan Brown, died in 1902.
Please credit California State Library.