William S Brown was born in Kentucky 11/28/1838 and married Sarah Catherine Pearl 05/11/1863. She was born 08/05/1848 in Kentucky. They appear in Montgomery City, Missouri before the birth of their first child Jesse Newton Brown on 09/25/1865. Their other children include; William Harrison b. 1870, John Thomas b. 1874, Joel Patterson b. 1867, Nannie Belle b. 1872, Emma F. b. 1879, Oscar Lee b. 1881, Dora Pearl b. 1890 and Charles.Most of the children were born in or around Troy, Lincoln Co., Mo.
William's dad could have been a Jesse and was from North Carolina. His Mother could have been a Shackelford and may have been from Kentucky.
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