Vitals: Dowling (Dauling) Norris & Elisabeth K. Brown

Dowling (Dauling) Norris (1829-1858) b & r West Deer Twp., PA (son of Robert, Jr. & Mary MacKrell Norris; Farmer; died at age 29 of “lung trouble”)
-buried: Bull Creek Cemetery, WDT

Elizabeth K. Brown (1824-1916) b. Philadelphia & r. West Deer Twp (daughter of James & Annie Sym(s) Brown(e); Homemaker) died at home of daughter Mary in Pittsburgh
-buried: Bull Creek Cemetery, WDT

Married: Tarentum, PA (probably Bull Creek Presbyterian) Oct. 4, 1848

Children:

1. Robert “Robbie” James (1849-1865) died at age 16 after honorable discharge from GAR
-military: 6th Reg., Co. D (Heavy Artillary)
2. Annie Sim(s) (1850-1922) married my great-grandfather Robert Patterson Gray
-buried Bull Creek Cemetery, WDT
3. David “Davey” Brown (1853-1886) died at age 32; unmarried
4. William “Willie” Henry (1855-1876) pre-law student, died at age 21 of drowning while trying to save another swimmer in Narragansett Bay, MA/RI
5. Mary Pillow (1856-1940) raised by her Aunt Nancy & husband George Pillow after early death of her father . George was a wealthy engineer with no children. Mary was an accomplished still life painter & musician. (m. glassmaker David Bryce)

Documentation:

Notes of Edna Gray

Various Member Public Family Trees & other documents. 12/31/13.
Ancestry.com

See also “Our Norris Family Tree” and Vitals

RETURN TO OUR NORRIS FAMILY TREE

RETURN TO OUR BROWN(E) FAMILY TREE

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