Matilda Browning1

F, #10237, b. circa 1832
     Matilda Browning was born circa 1832 at Louisiana.2,1 She married Napoleon Bonaparte Charlton, son of James Abraham Charlton and Rachel Ann Blackmore, on 30 August 1876 at Tyler County, Texas.1 She appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 at Pct 2, Tyler County, Texas, in the household of her husband N. B. Charlton.2 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Napoleon Bonaparte Charlton, on 17 June 1896 at Colmesneil, Tyler County, Texas.3,4

Family: Matilda Browning and Napoleon Bonaparte Charlton


  1. [S948] Jim & Ann Crews Laird, Tyler County Marriage Records, P. 22.
  2. [S1213] 01 Jun 1880, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 1330, FHL Film 1255330, P 399D.
  3. [S1442] The Galveston Daily News, Obituaries, The Galveston Daily News, Obituary - Hon. W. B. Charlton
    Published 22 Jun 1896
    Page 6.
  4. [S1209] The Handbook of Texas Online - 'Charlton, N. B.', online, Jennifer Eckel, "CHARLTON, NAPOLEON BONAPARTE," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 11, 2012. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.