Abraham David Brown was born 1861 in Coaldale, New South Wales, Australia to Abraham Joseph Brown (1830-1911) and Sarah Jane Casson (1838-1905) and died 18 July 1925 in Casino, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Alice Adelaide Ellem (1865-1933) 30 October 1884 in Grafton, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States.


Offspring of Abraham David Brown and Alice Adelaide Ellem (1865-1933)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William Brown (1885-1885)
Rosey Brown (1888-1888)
Alice Adelaide Brown (1889-1903)
Florence May Brown (1891-1925)
Maude Brown (1895-1959)
Reuben Brown (1898-1898)
Ivy Adelle Brown (1899-1957)
James Rawson Brown (1903-1960)
Dorothy Brown (1905-1956)



Another of Casino's old residents has passed to his reward. On Saturday the death occurred of Mr. Abraham David Brown, at the age of 64 years.

The deceased, who was a native of Grafton, came to Casino 45 years ago, and engaged in farming pursuits at Woodview. About four years ago he retired from his farm and took up residence in Casino. The deceased also owned farming property at Dunoon.

Some years ago Mr. Brown was thrown from his horse, and never really recovered from the effects of the accident, although his last illness was only of short duration.

The late Mr. Brown leaves a widow, who was Miss Alice Ellem, one son (James) and four daughters—Mrs. Vernon Anderson (Sydney), Mrs. C. Anderson (Casino), Mrs. Dorrington (Tomki) and Mrs. Tillett (Nimbin).

The funeral, which took place on Sunday afternoon, was headed by members of the Casino M.U.I.O.O.F., of .which Mr. Brown was a member. The service at the graveside was read by Archdeacon Lampard, and at the conclusion Bro. T. W. Tinson read the M.U.I.O.O.F. burial service.

Casino And Kyogle Courier And North Coast Advertiser, 22 July 1925, page 3

Namesakes of Abraham David Brown (1861-1925)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Abraham Brown (1626-1680)Salisbury, Wiltshire, EnglandPlymouth, Devonshire, EnglandGeorge Brown (1592-1633)Christiana Hibbert (1592-1641)Jane Skipper (1635-1682)
Abraham David Brown (1861-1925)Coaldale, New South Wales, AustraliaCasino, New South Wales, AustraliaAbraham Joseph Brown (1830-1911)Sarah Jane Casson (1838-1905)Alice Adelaide Ellem (1865-1933)
Abraham Joseph Brown (1830-1911)Patrick Plains, New South Wales, AustraliaWarkworth, New South Wales, AustraliaJoseph Brown (1805-1862)Izetta Lisson (1810-1888)Sarah Jane Casson (1838-1905)
Abraham Thomas Brown (1851-aft1920)Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, United StatesRobert Brown (1807-aft1880)Sarah England (1814-1895)Seranda Catharine Markle (1851-)

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