Alexander was born on 4 MAY 1823 in Glassary, Argyllshire, Scotland, the son of Alexander Brown and Catherine Crawford.
He died on 23 JAN 1898 in Blackmill Carron, Larbert, Stirlingshire, Scotland.
His wife was Helen Hotchkiss, who he married on 2 NOV 1850 in Bothkennar, Carronshore, Stirling, Scotland. Their five known children were Alexander (c1851-<1857), John (c1853-1859), Helen (1855-?), John (1859-?) and Alexander (1867-?).
|Birth||4 MAY 1823||
|Death||23 JAN 1898||
!Source : Tom Paterson: Helen and Alexander Brown, above were living with Peter [b. 1837, Bothkennar] at 27 Bothy Row in Carronshore at the 1881 census.
!Source: scotlandspeople.gov.uk Statutory registers Deaths 485/A 24
Larbert, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Alexander Brown, Labourer, Widower of Helen Hotchkiss
1898 January Twenty third 4h20m P?M
Male, 74 years
Father: Alexander Brown, Grain Dealer, Deceased
Mother: Catherine Brown M.S. Crawford, Deceased
Cod: Disease of the Heart, 3years As Cert by H.S. Cribbes L.K.S.P.V
Informant: Alexander Brown, Son, Present
Registered: 1898 January 24th At Stenhousemuir
Alex Smith, Registrar.
!Source: scotlandspeople.gov.uk Old Parish Registers Births and Christenings
BROWN ALEXANDER ALEXANDER BROWN/CATHERINE CRAWFORD FR456 [FR456] 0 04/05/1823 511/30 35 Glassary