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Brown Family Triplets (b. 1887)

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William Thomas Brown born Oct. 12, 1832; died April 12, 1898 Isabelle Harralson born Aug 18, 1850; died Dec. 7, 1927 married Jan. 7, 1868 and parents of : Herbert Brown b. Jan 29, 1887  d. Jan 30, 1887 Herman Brown b. Jan 29, 1887 d. July 7, 1887 Hiram Brown b. Jan 29, 1887   … Continue reading Brown Family Triplets (b. 1887)

Preacher Wins a Gunfight

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William Henry Bohannon was, I think the first preacher in that new church ( Methodist ) building ( referring to McLean County Pictorial History ).  An interesting story about him: His brother (Abraham Bohannon) was the local saloon owner.  One night WH the preacher got into a gunfight in the saloon and killed a man… Continue reading Preacher Wins a Gunfight