Preston Seward Brown
4 Sept 1847 MI – 29 Aug 1918 CA
Son of Aaron & Elizabeth Brown
Butte Pioneer Dies. Chico (Butte Co.), August 30 – Preston S. Brown died following a paralytic stroke last night. The deceased was 71 years old. He was born in Cass County, Michigan, and moved to California with his family in 1904. He is survived by a widow and two daughters, Mrs. Lisle Mecum of Chico and Mrs. B. A. Sifford of Oakland.
Source: Butte Pioneer Dies. (Sacramento, CA: The Sacramento Bee, 30 Aug 1918) 9; digital image, Newspapers.com: accessed March 2022.