Anna had 1 child, Viola Evelyn, born in Hillman, Montmorency, Michigan August 16, 1922. Viola said her father was Carmen Shepherd but he was killed in a lumber/woodsman accident. Anna Brown was born in Kentucky in 1905 to Harvey Brown and Cynthia Shepherd Brown. After Carmen was killed, Viola went to live with her grandparents Harvey and Cynthia Brown and took the last name of Brown when she started school. Anna married David Brown (no relation) and had several more children and died in 1934 in Flint, Michigan. Viola died in 1950 in Detroit, Michigan.