The East Liverpool Tribune
Died on April 29, 1902
Mrs. Mary J. Brown, colored, aged 69 years, died at her home on Franklin street, at 9 o'clock Tuesday evening of dropsy. She was born at Hagerstown, Md., and had been a resident of this city fro almost 30 years. Her husband, Abram Brown, died about three years ago. He was a soldier in the civil war. The funeral services were held at 2:30 o'clock Wednesday afternoon. She is survived by four children, David, Sophia, Emma, George, two grandchildren and one great grandchild.