- George Henry Brown (*1854 - †1940)
- Emma May Bowen (*? - †1933)
- Anna Gertrude Backelen (*1882 - †1943)
Had brothers named Earl, Claude, and perhaps a sister named Cora.
According to Grandma Katie, he was born 25 August 1886 at Clinton OH. Died around 1955 in Florida, buried at Greenridge Cemetary in Bay City, Bay County, Michigan, USA.
Feb 17 1997 conversation with Grandma Katie: a carpenter