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Descendants of James K. Brown

 

Generation No. 1

1. JAMES K.4 BROWN (SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born October 17, 1866 in Vanlue, OH, and died July 29, 1933 in Hancock Co., (Death Certificate, Vol. 7262, File 40533). He married SUSAN ANN FARTHING 1889, daughter of JOHN FARTHING and MARY TWINING. She was born December 14, 1866 in Hancock Co., Ohio, and died October 15, 1911 in Hancock Co., Ohio.

More About JAMES K. BROWN:

Burial: August 1, 1933, Lee Cemetery, Amanda Twp., Hancock Co., OH

Cause of Death: Heart, suffered angina pectoris for 5 years

Occupation: 1933, Retired from the Gas Co, Findlay, OH

Residence: 1933, 405(425) Western Ave., Findlay, OH

More About SUSAN ANN FARTHING:

Burial: Lee Cemetery, Amanda Twp., Hancock Co., OH

Children of JAMES BROWN and SUSAN FARTHING are:

2. i. GARNET5 BROWN, b. January 6, 1891, Hancock Co., OH; d. November 11, 1985.

3. ii. MARTHA MARIE BROWN, b. November 3, 1892, Hancock Co., OH; d. June 20, 1976, Findlay, OH.

4. iii. DWIGHT J. BROWN, b. January 22, 1895, Findlay, Hancock Co., OH; d. October 24, 1953, Mansfield, OH.

5. iv. RALPH H. BROWN, b. May 20, 1897, Hancock Co., OH; d. December 1981, Mansfield, OH.

6. v. EARL R. BROWN, b. September 1901, Hancock Co., OH; d. May 1, 1980.

7. vi. FRANK E. BROWN, b. January 1, 1904, Findlay, Hancock Co., Ohio; d. July 31, 1974, Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay, OH.

 

Generation No. 2

2. GARNET5 BROWN (JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born January 6, 1891 in Hancock Co., OH, and died November 11, 1985. She married IRA R. AYERS September 14, 1912. He was born September 10, 1890, and died April 14, 1969 in St. Marys,OH.

Children of GARNET BROWN and IRA AYERS are:

8. i. LEA JENE6 AYERS, b. March 23, 1914; d. September 20, 1985.

ii. RICHARD AYERS, b. 1916.

Notes for RICHARD AYERS:

Lost part of his leg during the tank invasion of Normandy during WWII

 

iii. MARTHA MARIE AYERS, b. 1920; m. HICKS.

9. iv. RUTH SUZANNA AYERS, b. August 10, 1921; d. 1971.

3. MARTHA MARIE5 BROWN (JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born November 3, 1892 in Hancock Co., OH, and died June 20, 1976 in Findlay, OH. She married IRVIN DALE FARISON December 22, 1917, son of WILLIAM FARISON and FLORENCE HINBAUGH. He was born June 25, 1889, and died July 21, 1967.

Children of MARTHA BROWN and IRVIN FARISON are:

10. i. PAULINE6 FARISON, b. January 24, 1919, Hancock Co., Ohio; d. September 28, 1989, Hancock Co., Ohio.

11. ii. JAMES WILLIAM FARISON, b. March 24, 1920, Findlay, OH; d. June 4, 1989, Hancock Co., Ohio.

4. DWIGHT J.5 BROWN (JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born January 22, 1895 in Findlay, Hancock Co., OH, and died October 24, 1953 in Mansfield, OH. He married (1) BESS RICKETTS. She died 1928. He married (2) JOSEPHINE E. SIMON 1931, daughter of OZA SIMON and BERTHA K.. She was born 1906.

More About DWIGHT J. BROWN:

Burial: Lee Cemetery, Amanda Twp., Hancock Co., OH

Military service: World War 1, Pfc., Co. M, 332 Inf.

More About JOSEPHINE E. SIMON:

Burial: Lee Cemetery, Amanda Twp., Hancock Co., OH

Children of DWIGHT BROWN and JOSEPHINE SIMON are:

i. JOSEPHINE SUZANNE6 BROWN, m. ROBERTSON.

ii. WILLIAM L. BROWN, b. February 1933.

5. RALPH H.5 BROWN (JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born May 20, 1897 in Hancock Co., OH, and died December 1981 in Mansfield, OH. He married GRACE HAZEL WALSH 1921, daughter of JOHN WALSH and JOHANNA KEEFE. She was born November 26, 1899 in Cleveland, OH, and died April 18, 1974 in Mansfield, OH.

Notes for RALPH H. BROWN:

 

 

Notes for GRACE HAZEL WALSH:

April 18, 1974

OBITUARY; GRACE H. BROWN

MANSFIELD-Mrs. Grace H. Brown, 74, 31 Mansfield Ave., Mansfield, died Wednesday morning at her home. She was born Nov. 26, 1899, in Cleveland, to John and Johanna (Keefe) Walsh. She married Ralph H.Brown, a former Findlay resident, and he survives. Also surviving are two sons, Ralph Jr., Mansfield; Thomas, Youngstown; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; a brother Joseph, Cleveland. She was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, Mansfield: the daughters of Isabella; and the Word War 1 Veterans Auxiliary. Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at St. Peter' s Catholic Church, Mansfield.Burial will be in the Mansfield Catholic Cemetery.Visitation will be this afternoon and evening at Wappner Funeral Home, Mansfield.

 

More About GRACE HAZEL WALSH:

Burial: Mansfield Catholic Cemetery, Mansfield, OH

Children of RALPH BROWN and GRACE WALSH are:

i. THOMAS6 BROWN.

12. ii. RALPH (JR.) BROWN, b. June 3, 1922.

6. EARL R.5 BROWN (JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born September 1901 in Hancock Co., OH, and died May 1, 1980. He married (1) RUTH TESSMAN December 1, 1921. She died 1965. He married (2) EDITH 1969.

Children of EARL BROWN and RUTH TESSMAN are:

i. TEDDY6 BROWN, m. MAC GREGOR.

ii. ROBERT EARL BROWN, b. February 26, 1923; d. March 24, 1923.

iii. SALLY BROWN, b. 1926; m. WHALEN.

7. FRANK E.5 BROWN (JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born January 1, 1904 in Findlay, Hancock Co., Ohio, and died July 31, 1974 in Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay, OH. He married PAULINE B. THOMAS September 8, 1923. She was born 1904, and died 1975.

Notes for FRANK E. BROWN:

FRANK E. BROWN:Services for Frank E. Brown, 70, 206 Meeks Court will be at 1p.m. Saturday in Coldren Funeral Home, the Rev. Walter Gatton officiating. Burial will be in Lee Cemetery. Mr. Brown died at 3:00 a.m. Wednesday in Blanchard Valley Hospital after a lengthy illness.He was born Jan.1, 1904 in Findlay to James K. And Susan (Farthing) Brown. On Sept. 8, 1923 he married Pauline Thomas and she survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Betty Green, 601 W. Main Cross St.; Mrs. Roger (Florence) Bennett, Dryden, N. Y; two sisters, Mrs. Garnet Ayers, 425 Monroe; Mrs. Martha Farison, 425 Frazet St.; two brothers, Ralph Mansfield; Earl, Detroit, Mich.; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He was a retired employee of Penn Central Railroad and a member of Hancock No. 73100F; Rebekah Lodge; Encampment100F; and Central Church of Christ. Visitation is from 7-9 p.m. Today and 2-5 and 7-9 p.m.Friday at the funeral home. The 100F will conduct memorial services at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Funeral home.

More About FRANK E. BROWN:

Burial: Lee Cemetery, Amanda Twp., Hancock Co., OH

More About PAULINE B. THOMAS:

Burial: Lee Cemetery, Amanda Twp., Hancock Co., OH

Children of FRANK BROWN and PAULINE THOMAS are:

i. FLORENCE MAE6 BROWN, m. ROGER BENNETT.

13. ii. BETTTY LOUISE BROWN, b. March 17, 1924; d. August 7, 1993.

 

Generation No. 3

8. LEA JENE6 AYERS (GARNET5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born March 23, 1914, and died September 20, 1985. She married CLAUDE ADDISON BECK November 1, 1930. He was born December 16, 1909, and died January 22, 1980.

Children of LEA AYERS and CLAUDE BECK are:

14. i. NORMAN VICTOR7 BECK, b. December 5, 1933, Marion Twp., Hancock Co., OH; d. January 28, 1999, Findlay, OH.

15. ii. RICHARD CLIFTON BECK, b. December 28, 1943, Vanlue, OH; d. August 5, 2003, Findlay, OH.

iii. TERRY A. BECK, m. ROSE.

iv. MAX E. BECK, m. GLADYS.

16. v. NORMA JENE BECK, b. April 13, 1931, Hancock Co., OH; d. August 5, 2004, Brownsville, TX.

vi. NATALIE B. BECK, m. REINHART.

vii. MARGARET L. BECK, m. (1) DAVE RICE; m. (2) JAMES RADER, January 17, 1958; b. August 29, 1933; d. November 12, 1993.

viii. MARLENE K. BECK, m. RUSS LANKER.

ix. CONNIE I. BECK, m. DONALD BIRD.

x. RONNIE JOE BECK.

xi. RUTHIE M. BECK.

9. RUTH SUZANNA6 AYERS (GARNET5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born August 10, 1921, and died 1971. She married RALPH D. STAHL.

Children of RUTH AYERS and RALPH STAHL are:

i. JACK7 STAHL.

ii. EDWARD STAHL.

iii. WILLIAM IRA STAHL.

iv. GARY ALLEN STAHL.

v. DENNIS LEE STAHL, b. November 7, 1947; d. July 17, 1969.

10. PAULINE6 FARISON (MARTHA MARIE5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born January 24, 1919 in Hancock Co., Ohio, and died September 28, 1989 in Hancock Co., Ohio. She married FRED SAMPSON July 28, 1946. He was born April 21, 1914, and died April 5, 1988 in Hancock Co., Ohio.

Children of PAULINE FARISON and FRED SAMPSON are:

i. KAY M.7 SAMPSON, m. MICHAEL STONER.

ii. JOYCE L. SAMPSON, m. LARRY BEVINS.

11. JAMES WILLIAM6 FARISON (MARTHA MARIE5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born March 24, 1920 in Findlay, OH, and died June 4, 1989 in Hancock Co., Ohio. He married ANN BIEHLER November 28, 1944.

Children of JAMES FARISON and ANN BIEHLER are:

17. i. SUE ANN7 FARISON, b. December 13, 1947.

18. ii. JANET LOUISE FARISON, b. July 25, 1950.

19. iii. JAMES WILLIAM "JR" FARISON, b. July 19, 1952.

20. iv. DAVID BRUCE FARISON, b. June 19, 1957.

12. RALPH (JR.)6 BROWN (RALPH H.5, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born June 3, 1922.

Child of RALPH (JR.) BROWN is:

i. ADELINE7 BROWN.

13. BETTTY LOUISE6 BROWN (FRANK E.5, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born March 17, 1924, and died August 7, 1993. She married JAMES H. GREEN January 16, 1945. He died August 21, 1965.

Child of BETTTY BROWN and JAMES GREEN is:

i. LINDA AU FRANCE7 GREEN.

 

Generation No. 4

14. NORMAN VICTOR7 BECK (LEA JENE6 AYERS, GARNET5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born December 5, 1933 in Marion Twp., Hancock Co., OH, and died January 28, 1999 in Findlay, OH. He married PATSY L. MYERS November 15, 1954.

Notes for NORMAN VICTOR BECK:

Norma McCoy

Norma Jene McCoy, age 73, of Brownsville, Texas and formerly of Findlay died at 2:00 a.m. Thursday, August 5, 2004 in Brownsville, Texas. She was born on April 13, 1931 in Hancock Co. to Claude A. and Lea Jene (Ayers) Beck. She married James B. Smith in September of 1948 and he died Dec. of 1973, she then married Grover F. Biller April 1982 and he died Aug. of 1983 and she married Joe A. McCoy April 13, 1988 and he is also deceased. She is survived by: three sons, James B. (Jennie) Smith of GA; Roger K. (Kimberly) Smith of Findlay and Edwin C. (Lisa) Smith of Chicago; two step-sons, Daniel L. McCoy and Ervin C. McCoy; one step-daughter Mary R. Myers; one brother, Max E. Beck of Walton, MI; four sisters, Natalie B. Rinehart of Fostoria; Margaret L. Rader of McComb; Marlene K. Lanker of McCutchenville and Connie I. Bird of Tiffin; six grandchildren, James and Monica Smith; Anthony and April Smith and Steven and Christopher Smith; six step-grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Norman V. Beck of Findlay; Terry A. Beck of Ft. Pierce, FL; Richard C. Beck of Findlay. She had been a homemaker throughout her life. She was a member of the Rebecca Lodge, Tabernacle of Praise in Texas and Trinity Baptist Church in Findlay. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME. Burial will be in Trinity Baptist Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be sent to Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, 205 W. Sandusky St. Findlay, Ohio in her memory. Online condolences may be made at www.coldrencrates.com.

NORMAN V. BECK

 

Funeral services for Norman V. Beck, 65, of 603 Sixth St., will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, the Rev. David J. Bringman officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Beck died at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 1999, at his residence.

He was born Dec. 5, 1933, in Marion Township to Claude and LeaJean (Brown) Beck. He married Patsy Myers on Nov. 15, 1954, and she survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Tim of Findlay, Randy of Lima; five grandchildren; three brothers, Terry of Florida, Max of Walton, Mich., Rick of Findlay; and five sisters, Norma Jean McCoy, Texas, Natalie Rinehart, Fostoria, Margaret Rader, McComb, Marlen Lanker, McCutchenville, Connie Bird, Tiffin.

Mr. Beck was retired from Hisan Co.

He served in the U.S. Marines during the Korean War.

 

 

More About NORMAN VICTOR BECK:

Burial: Maple Grove, Findlay, OH

Children of NORMAN BECK and PATSY MYERS are:

i. RANDY L.8 BECK.

ii. TIMOTHY BECK.

15. RICHARD CLIFTON7 BECK (LEA JENE6 AYERS, GARNET5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born December 28, 1943 in Vanlue, OH, and died August 5, 2003 in Findlay, OH. He married RUTH AGNES PELTON August 17, 1968.

Notes for RICHARD CLIFTON BECK:

Richard Beck

Richard Clifton Beck, 59, of 621 W. Sandusky St., Findlay, passed away at 12:09 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2003 at the Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center Emergency Room.

Born Dec. 28, 1943 in Vanlue to Claude Addison and Lea Jene Brown (Ayers) Beck, both are deceased, he married Ruthie Agnes Pelton on August 17, 1968 and she survives

Also surviving are two daughters, Regina Marie (David C.) Kolan and Rita J. (Donald L.) Large, both of Findlay; two brothers, Terry A. (Rose) of Ft. Pierce, Fla.; and Max E. (Gladys) of Watton, Mich.; and five sisters, Norma Jene McCoy, Brownsville, Texas; Natalie (Marvin) Reinhart, Fostoria; Margaret (Dave) Rice, McComb; Marlene (Russ) Lanker, McCutchenville, Ohio; and Connie (Donald) Bird, Tiffin. Also surviving are granddaughters whom he loved dearly, Shianne R. Large and Adelei M. Kolan.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Norman Victor Beck and Ronnie Joe Beck; and a sister, Ruthie M Beck.

Richard was a member of St. Michael The Archangel Catholic Church where he was an usher for many years at the 11 a.m. Sunday Mass. He was also a member of Knights of Columbus 4th Degree and Holy Name Society. Richard was formerly employed at San-A-Pure Dairy for 17 years, Snyder Lumber Yard in Vanlue, and currently employed at High Quality Plastics for 17 years as a machine operator. He also delivered The Courier for many years in Vanlue. Richard was an avid football fan, he loved his Cleveland Browns, Ohio State Buckeyes and Detroit Demolition Pro Women's Football Team.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael The Archangel Catholic Church, downtown, the Rev. Adam Hertzfeld officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay.

Visitation will be held from 2-9 P.M. Friday at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Findlay, where the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree standing guard from 7-9 p.m. and a Rosary will be recited at 8:30 p.m., followed by the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Presentation.

Memorials may be made to St. Michael's Catholic School Building Fund or a charity of the donor's choice.

 

Children of RICHARD BECK and RUTH PELTON are:

21. i. REGINA MARIE8 BECK.

ii. MICHAEL BECK.

22. iii. RITA J. BECK.

16. NORMA JENE7 BECK (LEA JENE6 AYERS, GARNET5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born April 13, 1931 in Hancock Co., OH, and died August 5, 2004 in Brownsville, TX. She married (1) JAMES B. SMITH September 1948. He died December 1973. She married (2) GROVER F. BILLER April 1982. He died August 1983. She married (3) JOE A. MCCOY April 13, 1988. He died Bef. 2004.

Notes for NORMA JENE BECK:

Norma McCoy

Norma Jene McCoy, age 73, of Brownsville, Texas and formerly of Findlay died at 2:00 a.m. Thursday, August 5, 2004 in Brownsville, Texas. She was born on April 13, 1931 in Hancock Co. to Claude A. and Lea Jene (Ayers) Beck. She married James B. Smith in September of 1948 and he died Dec. of 1973, she then married Grover F. Biller April 1982 and he died Aug. of 1983 and she married Joe A. McCoy April 13, 1988 and he is also deceased. She is survived by: three sons, James B. (Jennie) Smith of GA; Roger K. (Kimberly) Smith of Findlay and Edwin C. (Lisa) Smith of Chicago; two step-sons, Daniel L. McCoy and Ervin C. McCoy; one step-daughter Mary R. Myers; one brother, Max E. Beck of Walton, MI; four sisters, Natalie B. Rinehart of Fostoria; Margaret L. Rader of McComb; Marlene K. Lanker of McCutchenville and Connie I. Bird of Tiffin; six grandchildren, James and Monica Smith; Anthony and April Smith and Steven and Christopher Smith; six step-grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Norman V. Beck of Findlay; Terry A. Beck of Ft. Pierce, FL; Richard C. Beck of Findlay. She had been a homemaker throughout her life. She was a member of the Rebecca Lodge, Tabernacle of Praise in Texas and Trinity Baptist Church in Findlay. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME. Burial will be in Trinity Baptist Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be sent to Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, 205 W. Sandusky St. Findlay, Ohio in her memory. Online condolences may be made at www.coldrencrates.com.

 

Children of NORMA BECK and JAMES SMITH are:

i. JAMES B.(JR.)8 SMITH.

ii. ROGER K. SMITH.

iii. EDWIN C. SMITH.

17. SUE ANN7 FARISON (JAMES WILLIAM6, MARTHA MARIE5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born December 13, 1947. She married RONALD SHUCK June 20, 1970 in Findlay, OH.

Children of SUE FARISON and RONALD SHUCK are:

i. AARON RONALD8 SHUCK, b. August 19, 1977; m. KIMBERLY DENISE ALTMAN, September 3, 2000, Longwood, FL.

ii. STEPHEN MICHAEL SHUCK, b. September 11, 1981.

18. JANET LOUISE7 FARISON (JAMES WILLIAM6, MARTHA MARIE5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born July 25, 1950. She married BRUCE MISAMORE September 7, 1970 in Findlay, OH.

Children of JANET FARISON and BRUCE MISAMORE are:

i. BRIAN ELLIOTT8 MISAMORE, b. July 7, 1978; m. ELIZABETH LOUISE HARVEY, October 15, 2005, Norwich, CT.

ii. CATHERINE ELIZABETH MISAMORE, b. February 14, 1980; m. RYAN THOMAS WESTBROOK, May 29, 2004, Houston, TX.

19. JAMES WILLIAM "JR"7 FARISON (JAMES WILLIAM6, MARTHA MARIE5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born July 19, 1952. He married DENISE OHLER September 19, 1972 in Okinawa.

Children of JAMES FARISON and DENISE OHLER are:

i. DEANNE RENE8 FARISON, b. September 24, 1974.

ii. JEAN MARIE FARISON, b. March 20, 1977.

iii. ANTHONY JAMES FARISON, b. August 7, 1985.

20. DAVID BRUCE7 FARISON (JAMES WILLIAM6, MARTHA MARIE5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) was born June 19, 1957. He married MICHELLE DOBIE August 16, 1986 in Albany, New York.

Children of DAVID FARISON and MICHELLE DOBIE are:

i. JAMES DAVID8 FARISON.

ii. EMMA KATE FARISON.

 

Generation No. 5

21. REGINA MARIE8 BECK (RICHARD CLIFTON7, LEA JENE6 AYERS, GARNET5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) She married DAVID C. KOLAN.

Child of REGINA BECK and DAVID KOLAN is:

i. ADELEI M.9 KOLAN.

22. RITA J.8 BECK (RICHARD CLIFTON7, LEA JENE6 AYERS, GARNET5 BROWN, JAMES K.4, SAMUEL3, ELISHA2, WILLIAM1) She married DONALD L. LARGE.

Child of RITA BECK and DONALD LARGE is:

i. SHIANNE R.9 LARGE.