Ellen L. Stark1,2

F, #4607, b. 17 February 1885, d. 5 December 1954
     Ellen L. Stark was born on 17 February 1885 at Jefferson County, Texas.3,1,2 She was the daughter of Franklin Stark and Susan Rochell Marze.1,2 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 8 June 1900 in the household of Frank Stark and Susan Rochell Stark at Pct 1, Orange County, Texas.1 She appeared as a sister-in-law on the census of 10 May 1910 in the household of Ransom Freeman and Bettie Freeman at Pct 5, Orange County, Texas.2 She married Dan V. Brown on 1 June 1911 at Jefferson County, Texas.4,3 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Dan V. Brown, on 14 November 1949 at Orange, Orange County, Texas.5 She died from a muenteric infarction at 4:55 am on 5 December 1954 at Orange City Hospital, 20th @ Burton Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas, at age 69 years, 9 months and 18 days.3 She was buried on 6 December 1954 at Wilkinson Cemetery, Wilkinson Road, Orange, Orange County, Texas.3,6

Family: Ellen L. Stark and Daniel Valentine Brown


  1. [S1358] 08 Jun 1900, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 1663; Page: B; Enumeration District: 0056; FHL microfilm: 1241663, PB.
  2. [S191] 10 May 1910, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T624_1582, P44A.
  3. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, NAME:     Ellen Brown
    [Ellen Stark]
    BIRTH DATE:     17 Feb 1885
    BIRTH PLACE:     Jefferson, Texas
    GENDER:     Female
    RACE:     White
    RESIDENCE:     Orange, Orange, Texas
    FATHER:     Frank Stark
    MOTHER:     Susan Myers
    AGE AT DEATH:     69
    DEATH DATE:     5 Dec 1954
    DEATH PLACE:     Orange, Orange, Texas, USA.
  4. [S1244] Texas Marriages 1966-2010, online https://familysearch.org, D V Brown
    mentioned in the record of D V Brown and Ellen Starks
    Name:     D V Brown
    Titles and Terms:     Mr
    Event Type:     Marriage
    Event Date:     01 Jun 1911
    Event Place:     Jefferson, Texas
    Spouse's Name:     Ellen Starks
    Spouse's Titles and Terms:     Miss
    GS Film number: 1311470 , Digital Folder Number: 4705909 , Image Number: 00130

    Citing this Record
    "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VXGX-M13 : accessed 31 January 2015), D V Brown and Ellen Starks, 01 Jun 1911; citing Jefferson, Texas, county courthouses, Texas; FHL microfilm 1,311,470.
  5. [S1157] Texas Death Index, 1964-1998, online http://www.familysearch.org, Dan V Brown
    Texas, Deaths
    Name:     Dan V Brown
    Event Type:     Death
    Event Date:     14 Nov 1949
    Event Place:     Orange, Orange, Texas, United States
    Gender:     Male
    Marital Status:     Married
    Birth Date:     13 May 1880
    Birthplace:     Orange, Texas
    Father's Name:     W A Brown
    Mother's Name:     Harriet Mcclain
    Certificate Number:     55056
    GS Film number: 2223547 , Digital Folder Number: 005145069 , Image Number: 00499

    Citing this Record
    "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K3SQ-4LG : accessed 31 January 2015), Dan V Brown, 14 Nov 1949; citing certificate number 55056, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,223,547.
  6. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 39494247 - Ellen L Brown.