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Subject: Harrison Brown Obituary
Author: Marna Wakeland Wilson
Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2005
Classification: Obituary
Surnames: Brown

Harrison Brown, the oldest man now living in Suez township, Mercer County,was born March 17,1808 in Nelson County, Kentucky and is aged 87 years. He came to Knox County Illinois in the fall of 1834, driving with an ox team. In March of 1835, he came to Mercer County, where he has since resided. In 1836, he settled on the farm north of here where he lived until 2 years ago
when he moved to Alexis. (Taken from the Aledo Press, Friday
11-23 1894 )