Indiana McCaslins

Catharine Sophia BrownAge: 87 years18881976

Catharine Sophia Brown
Birth October 20, 1888 52 42
Death of a maternal grandmotherSophia Ann Mower
July 27, 1890 (Age 21 months)
Source: S364
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1895 (Age 6 years)
Census 1900 (Age 11 years)
Death of a sisterElla Marian Brown
February 17, 1903 (Age 14 years)
Source: S1206
Census 1905 (Age 16 years)
Census 1910 (Age 21 years)
MarriageEdward Franklin AberView this family
about 1914 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a daughter
Roberta Ella (Robin) Aber
August 11, 1916 (Age 27 years)
Death of a fatherJames Harding Brown
March 8, 1917 (Age 28 years)
Census 1920 (Age 31 years)
Death of a motherAnna Sarah Taft
March 16, 1926 (Age 37 years)
Census 1930 (Age 41 years)
Census 1940 (Age 51 years)
Death of a half-brotherCharles Lee Brown
1945 (Age 56 years)

Burial of a half-brotherCharles Lee Brown
1945 (Age 56 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Forest Hill Cemetery, Block 41 Lot 3 (Find A Grave Memorial# 96108406)
Death of a brotherFrederic Dill Brown
November 1, 1956 (Age 68 years)
Source: S471
Burial of a brotherFrederic Dill Brown
November 3, 1956 (Age 68 years)
Note: Lakewood Cemetery, Lot 244 Section 30 Grave 3; Find A Grave Memorial# 35443396
Death of a sisterBertha Mower Brown
1957 (Age 68 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sisterBertha Mower Brown
1957 (Age 68 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hope Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 36873070)
Death of a brotherJames Harding Brown
February 22, 1962 (Age 73 years)
Note: Certificate 005762
Death of a husbandEdward Franklin Aber
1963 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a husbandEdward Franklin Aber
1963 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Worcester County Memorial Park (Find A Grave Memorial# 65100665)
Death February 1976 (Age 87 years)
Note: Zip code 21204
Burial February 1976 (on the date of death)
Note: Worcester County Memorial Park (Find A Grave Memorial# 65100664)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: November 12, 1872Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin
17 months
elder sister
Ella Marian Brown
Birth: March 1874 38 27Wisconsin
Death: February 17, 1903, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
22 months
elder sister
Bertha Mower Brown
Birth: December 27, 1875 39 29Porterville, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Death: 1957, Worcester, Massachusetts
2 years
elder brother
5 years
elder brother
6 years
Father’s family with Eleanora Fay - View this family
Eleanora Fay
Birth: September 13, 1843 35 33Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts
Death: after July 28, 1870Porterville, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Marriage: September 13, 1863Waubeek, Pepin, Wisconsin
14 months
5 years
Delia Brown
Birth: August 1869 33 25Brunswick, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Death: after July 28, 1870Brunswick, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Family with Edward Franklin Aber - View this family
Marriage: about 1914
3 years
Roberta Ella (Robin) Aber
Birth: August 11, 1916 28 27Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Death: November 29, 2006Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina

Zip code 21204
Worcester County Memorial Park (Find A Grave Memorial# 65100664)
Shared note
In the 1895 Wisconsin State Census for Eau Claire Ward 3, Eau Claire, J.H. [James Harding] Brown has three white males [himself and his two of his three sons, Frederic Dill and James Harding Jr] and four white females [his wife Anna Sarah Taft Brown, and his three daughters, Ella Marian, Bertha Mower and Catharine Sophia]. His neighbors are the R. Farr family and the Dick Christenson family The 1900 census confirms the move to Farwell St in Eau Claire, where 64-year-old New York-born engineer James, 52-year-old Vermont-born Anna S and their five Wisconsin-born children, 26-year-old Ella M, 24-year-old Bertha M, 22-year-old Fred D, 17-year-old Harding J [James Harding Jr], and 11-year-old Katherine [Catharine] are all in the Brown household. Charles, James' son by his first marriage, has left home. James and Anna have been married 28 years In the 1905 Wisconsin Census for Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 68-year-old New York-born J H [James Harding] Brown is a lumber company manager. He and his 58-year-old Vermont-born wife Sarah [sic] [Taft] Brown have in their household their youngest children, 22-year-old Wisconsin-born engineer J. Harding [James Harding] and 16-year-old Wisconsin-born Catharine. James' parents were born in Germany and England [sic], Anna Sarah's in Vermont, and J Harding and Catherine's parents in New York and Vermont. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 73-year-old New York-born James and his 63-year-old Vermont-born second wife Anna [Taft] Brown have been married 37 years and have had five children, four are living [Ella died in 1903]. the Wisconsin-born children living with them are 21-year-old [sic] forman [lumber camp] Hardy [James Harding Jr] and 21-year-old Katherine [Catharine]. The family is living at 1236 Farwell which James owns free of mortgage. James Sr is living on his own income. James Sr's' father was born in Germany [sic] and his mother in New York. Anna's parents were born in Vermont. Edward Aber and Catharine Brown married about 1914. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 32-year-old New York-born Edward and his 30-year-old Wisconsin-born wife Catherine [sic Catharine] [Brown] Aber have in their household their 3-1/2-year-old Wisconsin-born daughter Roberta, and Catharine's widowed mother 73-year-old Vermont-born Hannah [sic Anna] Brown. The family is living in an apartment at 175 Queen Ann Place. Edward is a salesman for a leather company. All the adults are literate. Edward's parents were born in New York, Catharine's father was born in New York and her mother in Vermont, and Anna's father was born in New York [sic] and her mother in Vermont. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Wauwatosa, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 43-year-old New York-born Edward F and his 42-year-old Wisconsin-born wife Catherine B [Brown] Aber were married when he was 28-years old and she was 26-years old. They have in their household their 13-year-old Wisconsin-born daughter Roberta E and a lodger, 67-year-old Kansas-born widower Benjamin Wood. This household is living at 6913 Cedar Street, in a house that Edward owns, worth $10,000. The family has a radio. Edward's parents were born in New York, and Catharine's father in New York and her mother in Vermont. Edward Franklin Aber and Catherine Brown Aber moved to Worcester, Massachusetts before 1935 as recorded in the 1940 US Federal Census for Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts. Fifty-three-year-old, New York-born Edward F Aber and his 52-year-old, Wisconsin-born wife Catharine B [Brown] Aber are living on Main Street in a house worth $10,000. They were living in the same house in 1935. Both have graduated from college. They have four lodgers, 88-year-old, Massachusetts-born Sara Watson, 96-year-old, Maine-born Louise Wood, 66-year-old, Massachusetts-born Annette Bryant and 42-year-old Canada-born Avis Hart. Edward is unemployed and is not looking for work. He doesn't have a source of outside income. Catharine is employed, but no job description is given, She has a source of outside income [probably from the lodgers]. After the death of her husband, and her sister, Bertha Brown Shaw, she moved to Maryland to live with her daughter Roberta. Catharine applied for her Social Security number in Massachusetts in 1951-1952. She died in Towson, Baltimore, Maryland in Feb 1976 and was buried in Worcester County Memorial Park, Paxton, Worcester, Massachusetts (Find A Grave Memorial# 65100664).