From Europe to Mid-America

Robb Oliver Brandt Brown

Robb Oliver Brandt Brown

Male 1898 - 1981  (82 years)

Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Robb Oliver Brandt Brown  [1
    Born 4 Apr 1898  California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1981  San Francisco, San Francisco Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I5217  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Oliver Kay Brown,   b. Jul 1863, Cook Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Rosa Lee Brandt,   b. Oct 1870, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Sep 1892  Washington Cnty, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Family ID F1681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nell Richardson,   b. 26 Mar 1899,   d. Oct 1993, San Francisco, San Francisco Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married Y  [1
    Children 
     1. Robin Brown,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1884  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1900 census lists "Robb. O." as a 2-yr old boy, born April 1898 in California, living with his parents and brother, together with his maternal uncle Carl D. Brandt. «i»1900 U.S. Census«/i», 36th Dist, San Fransisco, San Fransisco Cnty, CA (T 623, Roll 103, stamped p. 22).

      The 1910 census lists Robb as a 12-yr old boy, born in California and living with his parents Oliver and Rosa and brother Ralph. «i»1910 U.S. Census«/i», San Fransisco, San Fransisco Cnty, CA (T 624, Roll 97, stamped p. 148).

      According to his World War I Draft Registraton Card, dated 12 Sep 1918, Robb Oliver Brown, 20, was born 4 Apr 1898 and was a student at Lowell High School in San Francisco, CA, living with his mother Rosa Lee Brown. He was tall, medium build, and had gray eyes and brown hair.

      In 1920 the census shows his father Oliver K, 58 (born in Illinois), living with Rosa L, 49 (Virginia), their two sons, Ralph, 26 (Indiana) and Robb, 21 (California), and his maternal grandmother "Margaret Eldridge," 73 (Germany; and indicating that she emigrated to the U.S. in 1850). Oliver is listed as a merchant of "cabinets"; Ralph, as a furniture store bookkeeper; and Robb, as a truck driver. «i»1920 U.S. Census, «/i»Assembly Dist. 26, Prct 66, San Francisco, San Francisco Cnty, CA (T 625, Roll 135, stamped p. 263).

      According to the Social Security Death Index, Robb Brown (SSN 551-12-4881; issued in California) was born 4 April 1898 and died in Jan 1981 while living in San Francisco, San Francisco Cnty, CA.

  • Sources 
    1. [S304] Flora Campbell |, Flora & Eva Campbell, "Family Chart" (abt 1960), (Flora and Eva Campbell; copy possessed by William C. Snouffer).

    2. [S315] CA Census 1900, San Fran, 36-D |, California, San Francicsco Cnty, San Fransisco, 36th Dist, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 103, p. 22) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    4. [S302] Sherwood [OR] News|, Sherwood Valley News (Jan 1911 - Oct 1951), (Sherwood Valley News, Sherwood, Oregon [microfilmed copies available through the Univ. of Oregon Newspaper Project, Reference: OCLC 36312780]), 31 Aug 1939 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S303] Washington Cnty, OR Marriage Records|, May R. Lepschat & G.S. Balfour, "Washington County Oregon Records, Marriage Records, 1881-1896", (Genealogy Forum of Portland, Portland, OR : 1972), (vol. 2, p. 65) (Reliability: 2).