Brown's hotel

Known Name(s)

Brown's hotel


Melvin Brown South Hill, VA

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Physical Status


Detailed History

Both Melvin and Mattie Brown were born in Virginia, Melvin around 1900 and Mattie around 1909. In 1940 they own their house valued at $1000, located three doors down from the Groom family. Their household includes 4 sons, a mother-in-law, and 2 lodgers.

Photo depicts possible location at 102 E. Virginia St. Based on census data, the Browns lived at either 102 or 104 East Virginia St.

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