Allen B. BROWN
Josephine Augusta WELCH


Husband:  Allen B. BROWN
Birth:  14 Mar 1847, Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts 
Death:  1884, Peabody, Essex Co., Massachusetts 
Burial:
Father:  Charles BROWN
Mother:  Hannah GALEUCIA

Marriage:    28 Sep 1864, Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts

Wife:  Josephine Augusta WELCH
Birth:  11 Feb 1849, Lynn, Essex Co., Massachusetts 
Death:  
Burial:  
Father:  Solomon WELCH 
Mother:  Martha R. SHACKLEY 

Children:
None
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Notes:
Allen and Josephine had separated before 1870. She later (1876) married Joshua Ingraham.

Allen served with the Union forces in the Civil War.  His Service Record shows:
 
  Name:  Allen Brown
   Residence:  South Danvers, Massachusetts
   Occupation:  Shoemaker    
   Enlistment Date:   9 May 1864
   State Served:  Massachusetts
   Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 9 May 1864 at the age of 18.
                      Enlisted in Company 13th Unattached Infantry Regiment Massachusetts on 16 May 1864.
                      Mustered out Company 13th Unattached Infantry Regiment Massachusetts 15 August 1864.   
   Re-Enlistment Date:   13 November 1864
                         Enlisted as a Private on 13 November 1864 at the age of 18.
                         Enlisted in Company 17th Unattached Infantry Regiment Massachusetts on 16 May 1864.
                         Mustered out Company 17th Unattached Infantry Regiment Massachusetts 30 June 1865.

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Sources:
1) Marriage: Essex County Massachusetts Vital Statistics - Marriages, Vol. 171, Page 242 
2) Birth - Husband: Massachusetts Town Births, Vital Records of Danvers, Page 46
(at Salem) 
3) Birth - Wife: Massachusetts Town Births, Vital Records of Danvers, Page 401
(at Lynn) 
4) Death - Husband: Essex County Massachusetts Vital Statistics - Deaths, Vol. 355, Page 283