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Family  
Husband Tyre "Tary" Harris Brown
Birth 3/6/1801 Caswell Co. NC
Death 12/16/1872 Caldwell Co. TX
Notes Town of Tulip AR was renamed Brownsville for Tyre Brown. Owned 1,000 slaves.
Father Robert A. Brown (1772-1829)
Mother Lydia Harris (1772-)
Marriage 8/2/1836 Rockingham Co. NC
Wife Martha Lawson Bethel
Birth 3/29/1812 NC
Death 2/1/1871 Caldwell Co. TX
Father John Pinkney Bethel
Mother Sarah Smith (-1858)
Children
1 M Tyre Harris Brown Jr. (11/29/1843-3/8/1915)