Charles W. Brown Remarries 1909!

Several years later after the death of his first wife, Charles remarried to Eva Nellie Haffman (Huffman) on 14 October 1909 in Winnipeg (Manitoba Vital Records). 

They had three children  that I know about:

1.  Alvin Leslie Ward Brown born about 1910.  Alvin appears in the 1916 census and is found residing in 1935 in Winnipeg at his father’s death.

2.  Charles W. Brown Jr. born about 1913. He marries to a Victoria ______. 

3.  Marjorie Brown no information.

Charles and Nellie appear in the 1911 and 1916 Canadian Census as they build their life and family together.

Source:  Charles Ward Brown Family, 1911 Canadian Census, Winnipeg, Manitoba page 30, A.M. Leith ED#15

Line 21, 294, Brown Charles Ward, male, head, married, Jan 1875, 36.  Line 22, 294, Brown Eva Nellie, f, wife, married, Apr 1882, 29.  Line 23, 294, Brown Elvin Leslie Ward, male, son, single. Oct. 1910, 7 mos?.  24, 294, Smith Louisa, f, domestic, single, June 1893, 18.

Charles continues to work for the Brown – Clarke Agency from 1906 to 1926 per the city directories of Winnipeg.  He also moved from 153 Magnus Ave. to 134 Walnut St. 

Source: Charles W. Brown Family, 1916 Canadian Census, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada pg. 45, 15 Winnipeg S, ED 7.

Line 33, 402, 514/ Brown Charles W., #134 Walnut, Head, M, Married, age 38 born Ontario, Manager Insurance, Brown Eva, wife, female, married age 33, born Manitoba, Brown Alvin, son, [nw] single, age 5 born Manitoba, Brown Charles, [nw] single, age 4 born Manitoba, Lundslen, Charlotte, servant, female, single age 28 born Manitoba, servant private, All Cong’l, Servant is Presby., Charles lists himself as Scotch.  All speak and write English except for the 4-year-old.

According to the city directories of Winnipeg Charles started working for the Jamieson & Brown Ltd. company in about 1926 and continued their till 1930.  By 1935 he was the Manager at the Winnipeg Insurance Agency and he was still living at 134 Walnut Street.


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