John Stanley Brown
Found 10 Records, 10 Photos and 19,822,152 Family Trees
Born in Detroit Wayne, Michigan, USA on 29 Jul 1893 to John H Brown and Nellie Postal. John Stanley married Ruth Prevost and had 2 children. He passed away on 23 Dec 1919 in Mt Clemens Macomb, Michigan, USA.
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Surname meaning for "Brown"
English, Scottish, and Irish: generally a nickname referring to the color of the hair or complexion, Middle English br(o)un, from Old English brun or Old French brun. This word is occasionally found in Old English and Old Norse as a personal name or byname. Brun- was also a Germanic name-forming element. Some instances of Old English Brun as a personal name may therefore be short forms of compound names such as Brungar, Brunwine, etc. As a Scottish and Irish name, it sometimes represents a translation of Gaelic Donn. As an American family name, it has absorbed numerous surnames from other languages with the same meaning.