John Nicholas Brown
Elder son of John Carter Brown, Esq & Sophia Augusta Brown
Born Providence, 17 Dec. 1861
d. NYC, May 1900
"Until the daybreak
and the shadows flee away"
Natalie Bayard Brown
daughter of George Warren Dresser & Elizabeth Stuyvesant LeRoy
b. Newport, 12 May 1869
d. Newport, 27 March, 1950
"Lord, I have loved the
habitation of thy house"
beloved wife of John Nicholas Brown
& daughter of Arthur Barksdale Kinsolving &
Sally Archer Bruce
b. Brooklyn, 25 Mar. 1906
d. Newport, 21 Nov. 1985
Historian, collector, musician, vivifier
only son of John Nicholas Brown & Natalie Bayard Brown
b. NYC, 21 Feb. 1900
died aboard Malaguena
Chesapeake Bay, 9 Oct. 1979
Scholar, sailor, humanist
who brought art into life
and made of life an art
the grave of Nicholas Brown
an eminent merchant
the friend of the friendless
the patron of learning
the benefactor of the insane
and the liberal promoter of every good design
b. Providence April 4, 1769
d. Sept. 27, 1841
aged 72 y, 6m, 23d
"The blessings of him that was ready to perish came upon me;
and caused the widow's heart to sing for joy"
b. Aug. 28, 1797
d. June 10, 1874
"Blessed are the merciful
for they shall obtain mercy"
Sophia Augusta Brown, wife of John Carter Brown
b. Oct. 29, 1825
d. Feb. 28, 1909
"but the path of the just is as shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day...
.. and God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes, and there shall be no more death ...
& Sophia Augusta Brown
b. Dec. 24, 1865, d. May 10, 1900
"Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God"
wife of Harold Brown
b. July 13, 1872, d. Apr. 2, 1960
"Blessed are the merciful...
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