Malinda Jane Brown Costley
Malinda Brown 1872 to 1901,2 or 3. Married Jackson Monroe Costley about 1890. They had 5 children before her death. They were Lillie, Edna, Laura,(my dad)John and Nell. Malinda is on the censis for 1900 but not 1910. On the 1880 census for Waco, Texas she is 7 yrs. old. She lives with her mother, Levie Brown(widow) and Margaret Bickle (mother-in-law also a widow) and her brother John M. Brown. James Richardson broL(widorer) and Thomas I. Richardson nephew. She may be Indian.